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Seoul National University

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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The 35th best university in the world according to the QS World University Rankings® 2016-2017, Seoul National University is widely considered to be the most prestigious university in South Korea. Comprised of 16 colleges as well as a graduate school and nine professional schools, the university is ranked in the top 50 in the world for over 30 subjects in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017. In most cases, teaching at undergraduate level is available in English.

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2016
35
2017
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2018
  • 81.5
    Overall Score
  • 98.9
    Academic Reputation
  • 70.6
    Citations per Faculty
  • 97.4
    Employer Reputation
  • 79.8
    Faculty Student
  • 23
    International Faculty
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2017
  • 86.1
    Overall Score
  • 89.4
    Academic Reputation
  • 87
    Citations per Paper
  • 89.1
    Employer Reputation
  • 69.8
    H-index Citations
4
2015
8
2016
10
2017
11
2018
Asian University Rankings
  • 94.6
    Overall Score
  • 100
    Academic Reputation
  • 99.9
    Employer Reputation
  • 95.3
    Faculty Student
  • 53.1
    International Faculty
  • 56.3
    International Students
  • 62.7
    Inbound Exchange
  • 47
    Outbound Exchange
  • 93.2
    Faculty Staff with PhD
  • 84.8
    Papers per Faculty
  • 63.8
    Citations per Paper
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
3,930
International
433

Number of students

28,064
Postgraduate 42%
Undergraduate 58%

Number of international students

2,331
Postgraduate 47%
Undergraduate 53%
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