Kyung Hee University *University

South Korea

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Foundation: 1949

Mission: Information not localized

Vision: Since its founding, Kyung Hee University has pursued the Kyung Hee Spirit of "Scholarship and Peace" as well as the founding principle of "creating a civilized world." For the past 62 years, the University has developed remarkably, contributing to the fulfillment of a "cultural world for humanity" as the leader of the future of academics and the creator of common values for humanity. In particular, the past five years have witnessed notable growth and a rise in the University's stature through forward-looking and adventurous endeavors in education, research, public service, and praxis.


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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 +157th40th119th5th
Arts and Humanities +513th98th469th8th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 371st94th313th9th
Business, Management and Accounting 228th55th177th6th
Chemistry 397th165th322nd19th
Computer Science 302nd97th208th11th
Dentistry 123rd24th92nd3rd
Earth and Planetary Sciences +423rd234th354th19th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 469th154th382nd12th
Energy 324th171st227th22nd
Engineering +283rd120th194th11th
Environmental Science 421st250th331st35th
Mathematics 397th129th309th15th
Medicine +363rd88th307th12th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 239th55th183rd4th
Physics and Astronomy 423rd174th335th27th
Psychology 628th120th593rd14th
Social Sciences +470th94th396th9th

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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