Top 10 rising institutions in South Korea

The table shows the top 10 rising institutions in South Korea, ranked by change in adjusted article share (adjusted Share*) from 2015 to 2019. Also listed are each institution's article share (Share) and article count (Count) in 2019, and percentage change in adjusted Share from 2015 to 2019.

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RankInstitutionShare 2019Count 2019Change in
adjusted Share
Change in
adjusted Share
2015–2019 (%)
1Institute for Basic Science (IBS)89.2732622.3333.4 %
2Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)84.8022517.4625.9 %
3Chungbuk National University10.53329.08625.6 %
4Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology (DGIST)15.84498.31110.3 %
5University of Seoul9.22905.01118.9 %
6Hanyang University (HYU)53.232254.449.1 %
7Sejong University12.611183.0331.7 %
8Dongguk University8.93312.9850.1 %
9Chonnam National University16.301312.9321.9 %
10Sookmyung Women's University3.63172.47213.3 %

* Adjusted Share is calculated by adjusting Share values to 2019 levels.