Catholic University of Korea *University

South Korea

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Foundation: 1855

Mission: To cultivate competent professionals with concern and respect for humanity; To cultivate balanced members of society who contribute to the advancement of national culture; To cultivate world citizens who contribute to the progress and peace of humankind.

Vision: The Catholic University of Korea, Global Leader in Life-oriented Education and Research


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Overall percentile
Research percentile
Innovation percentile
Societal percentile

Evolution of the institution

The following data gives a quick reading on the scientific performance in the last years. The research ranking refers to the volume, impact and quality of the institution's research output. The innovation ranking is calculated on the number of patent applications of the institution and the citations that its research output receives from patents. Finally, the societal ranking is based on the number of pages of the institution's website and the number of backlinks and mentions from social networks.

Compared to its context

The result of the evaluation of the institution can be compared to obtain a view of the country, the region to which it belongs and the institutions of the world, placing it in their respective positions.

Compared to All sectors (percentiles)
Compared to Universities sector (percentiles)

Ranks by Subject areas/categories

We have divided the scientific output of the institution into 19 large areas of knowledge and the following table shows only the ranks in different territorial domains achieved by the institution in each of the areas. For an institution to have a presence in an area, it is necessary that it exceed in the last year a minimum output threshold equivalent to twice the percentage that this area represents in the world. If you need scientific indicators on these areas visit Scopus and/or SciVal.

AreaWorldAsiatic RegionOECDSouth Korea
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +1754th472nd1197th42nd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 924th219th697th27th
Business, Management and Accounting 2694th810th1465th56th
Chemistry 1446th433rd990th56th
Computer Science 1433rd420th964th62nd
Dentistry 432nd93rd305th11th
Energy 3533rd1315th1634th92nd
Engineering +1149th357th759th44th
Environmental Science 1983rd710th1163rd54th
Mathematics 2088th649th1276th55th
Medicine +557th116th419th14th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 928th253rd642nd31st
Physics and Astronomy 1705th481st1154th50th
Psychology 1943rd300th1527th23rd
Social Sciences +3400th844th2062nd61st

Publishing profile

These are the journals used by the institution's researchers to publish their work in the last year. The size of each circle represents the value of the SJR of the publication, and its spatial position represents its subject matter.

This visualizatión allows you to identify the knowledge areas where the institution has published, recognize the prestige of the scientific journals in which the institution knowledge has been published, and identify predominant scientific communities.

Where is the institution located?

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  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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