Sunchon National UniversityUniversity

South Korea

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Foundation: 1935

Mission: To teach/study academic theories and application methods, pursuing truth and creativity, and to develop competent human resources contributing to development of the nation and human society, by inheriting the educational ideals of Kim, Jong-ik, who wanted to promote the nation’s independence by providing equal opportunities of education to young people.

Vision: Top Class University at a regional crossroad.


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 +559th319th489th65th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 723rd358th659th72nd
Chemistry 672nd399th591st78th
Computer Science 623rd305th513th64th
Energy 515th328th407th55th
Engineering +567th352nd471st76th
Environmental Science 482nd307th391st50th
Medicine 636th277th567th56th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 617th288th539th52nd
Physics and Astronomy 622nd347th532nd71st
Social Sciences +845th359th751st50th
Veterinary 517th134th369th19th

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.

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