Best Global University evaluation by U.S News & World Report has rated KNU as the 8th Globalized Uni
Best Global University evaluation by U.S News & World Report has rated KNU as the 8th Globalized University in Korea, and the most globalized National University in the country
[In the field of physics, domestic 4st, National University 1st, World 172st]
According to the report of ‘Best Global University’ valuation, Kyungpook National University was ranked in the 8th globalized university in Korea, the 457th in the world and got a first rank among National Universities in Korea. U.S News & World report, which is specialized in valuation of educational institutes, released world 750 universities ratings, aiming at thousands of universities in 57 countries on October 6th. In domestic university, 17 universities including KNU were ranked in 750 universities worldwide. The valuation was based on the researches of Thomson Reuters, an academic information service company. During the last 5 years, each university has evaluated with 12 criteria; international joint research for last 5 years, worldwide/local research reputation, standardized quotation influence, the number of quoted papers among top 10 percents, the frequency of quotation among top 10 percents and so forth. Among them, KNU won in 121st place in the field of ‘International Cooperation Research’ and was ranked in 12th place in the field of ‘Local Research Reputation’. In each field of study for rankings, KNU was ranked domestic 4th in a field of physics, got 1st prize as national university, and was ranked world 172nd, which means that KNU got credit for a world-class research competitive position.