Yeungnam UniversityUniversity

South Korea

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Foundation: 1947

Mission: The Yeungnam University educational philosophy is aimed at advancing and continuing the school's historical march towards a quality education, encouraging creative, personal growth and elevating the individual's belief, trust, devotion and patriotic allegiance to the beloved country.

Vision: Yeungnam University will lead the brand new 21st century paradigm in human resources development! Y-type human resources are defined as people who have initiative, humanity, sincerity and creativity and who will lead the era of the globalized and the intelligence-based society. Now, Y-type human resources from Yeungnam University will lead 'the glocal era'.



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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 547th195th483rd40th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 666th234th591st43rd
Business, Management and Accounting 721st232nd594th27th
Chemistry 531st275th452nd39th
Computer Science 375th125th283rd17th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 433rd130th359th12th
Energy 415th226th304th40th
Engineering 376th152nd282nd18th
Environmental Science 462nd240th374th34th
Mathematics 297th90th215th8th
Medicine 642nd246th592nd56th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 395th98th316th14th
Physics and Astronomy 546th226th475th38th
Psychology 730th163rd691st20th
Social Sciences 575th134th496th15th

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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