Gangneung-Wonju National UniversityUniversity

South Korea

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Foundation: 1946

Mission: Gangneung-Wonju National University contributes to the nation and mankind by cultivating talent with competence and personality and tracing toward regional growth through creative academic research and human respect education.

Vision: Best education in the central region. Leading university of industry-academia cooperation.


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 +2046th571st1369th49th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 3975th1226th2705th132nd
Chemistry 3505th1249th2053rd112th
Computer Science 3327th1153rd1859th107th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 2757th872nd1556th43rd
Energy 2807th1028th1425th79th
Engineering +3605th1345th1874th107th
Environmental Science 3979th1362nd2103rd99th
Medicine +2431st653rd1732nd71st
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 2605th760th1683rd83rd
Physics and Astronomy 2945th996th1715th83rd
Social Sciences +3069th766th1901st56th

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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