Top 50 South Korean Institutions

The table shows the top 50 South Korean institutions ranked by their article share in 2019 (Share 2019). Also listed are each institution's article count of the year (Count 2019) and its highest subject rank among South Korean institutions.

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RankInstitutionShare 2019Count 2019Highest subject rank*
1Seoul National University (SNU)168.09489C1, E1, L1
2Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)150.36347P1
3Institute for Basic Science (IBS)89.27326L4
4Yonsei University88.09271L3
5Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)86.95286P4
6Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)84.80225C3, P3
7Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)81.92216C4
8Korea University65.29282L7
9Hanyang University (HYU)53.23225L6
10Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST)40.55171P9
11Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST)27.8173P12
12Ewha Womans University (Ewha)27.1594C11
13Kyung Hee University (KHU)24.17129P11
14Pusan National University (PNU)21.74104E3
15Chung-Ang University (CAU)20.8850C12
16Kyungpook National University (KNU)16.40143L15
17Chonnam National University16.30131E13
18Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology (DGIST)15.8449P13
19Chungnam National University (CNU)14.3248C18
20Gyeongsang National University (GNU)13.3751C16
21Sejong University12.61118E6
22Ajou University (AJOU)12.5940L12
23Sogang University12.5931C14
24Inha University12.2953C24, P24
25Konkuk University10.6133L10
26Jeonbuk National University (JBNU)10.5944P18
27Chungbuk National University10.5332L14
28Samsung Group10.3660E15
29University of Science and Technology (UST)9.7889E12
30University of Seoul9.2290P14
31Dongguk University8.9331P22
32Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science (KRISS)8.2333P23
33Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (KRICT)8.0734C23
34Korea Basic Science Institute (KBSI)7.8052E25
35Korea Polar Research Institute (KOPRI)6.9625E2
36Kangwon National University6.2423E19
37Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology (KRIBB)6.1131L11
38The Catholic University of Korea5.9020L18
39Gachon University (GCU)5.8623C35, P35
40Yeungnam University5.1613E34
41Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (KASI)4.9747P28
42University of Ulsan (UOU)4.8433L24
43Korea Institute of Ocean Science and Technology (KIOST)4.3610E5
44Incheon National University (INU)4.2413C30
45Kookmin University4.1420C34
46Seoul National University of Science and Technology (SeoulTech)4.0410P31
47Kwangwoon University3.7713P39
48Soongsil University3.6632L38
49Sookmyung Women's University3.6317L39
50Pukyong National University (PKNU)3.5219E27

* C: Chemistry; E: Earth & environmental sciences; L: Life sciences; P: Physical sciences.