Korea University of Science and TechnologyUniversity

South Korea

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Foundation: 2002

Mission: “To nurture S&T professionals creating future values with government funded research institutes(GFRIs)".

Vision: Global leading, GFRI University.

History: www.ust.ac.kr


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 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 449th134th389th25th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 499th126th428th15th
Business, Management and Accounting 778th278th647th34th
Chemistry 425th186th354th22nd
Computer Science 567th248th466th44th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 366th135th298th7th
Energy 284th135th187th22nd
Engineering 421st183rd324th24th
Environmental Science 253rd110th174th14th
Mathematics 567th260th469th41st
Medicine 475th120th427th20th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 308th65th241st8th
Physics and Astronomy 545th225th474th37th
Social Sciences 565th127th486th14th

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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