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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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 area

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 294th61st251st9th
Arts and Humanities 463rd72nd425th8th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 448th99th383rd10th
Business, Management and Accounting 234th51st183rd7th
Chemistry 388th158th318th17th
Computer Science 328th104th239th12th
Dentistry 132nd20th105th3rd
Earth and Planetary Sciences 473rd220th405th14th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 494th157th411th15th
Energy 272nd127th178th21st
Engineering 293rd109th204th13th
Environmental Science 381st181st295th23rd
Mathematics 448th169th352nd21st
Medicine 371st73rd328th11th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 275th53rd215th5th
Physics and Astronomy 475th174th404th27th
Psychology 578th84th542nd9th
Social Sciences 529th111th453rd10th

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 visualizatiĆ³n 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.

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