Gachon UniversityUniversity

South Korea

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Foundation: 1939

Mission: Information not localized

Vision: Presentation of a vision for the future where the competencies of all organization members of the university are unified for the maximum synergy effect of integration and to chart together the future of Gachon University, which has left its mark in history as the first university born out of the merger of 4-year course private universities


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 +933rd325th618th44th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1228th324th903rd39th
Business, Management and Accounting 1921st507th1196th36th
Chemistry 1456th485th942nd51st
Computer Science 831st224th571st24th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1897th512th1116th29th
Energy 1863rd667th1068th70th
Engineering +1258th397th831st43rd
Environmental Science 2398th763rd1419th59th
Mathematics 1189th331st782nd28th
Medicine +1050th278th755th31st
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 954th268th672nd31st
Physics and Astronomy 1250th339th875th42nd
Psychology 2497th453rd1871st34th
Social Sciences +2511th580th1644th49th

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?

  • Government
  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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