Kyungpook National University Jointly Ranked 7th in the Nation in 2021 Shanghai Jiao Tong University Evaluations
Kyungpook National University was jointly ranked 7th among Korean universities in ‘2021 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU)’ published by Shanghai Jiao Tong University’s Shanghai Ranking Consultancy. In the world, KNU maintained its rank within 301-400 this year following the year previous.
This year, 8 Korean universities, including KNU, ranked within the top 400 universities in the world: Seoul National University ranked 101-150; Sungkyunkwan University, Korea University, KAIST, Hanyang University, Yonsei University ranked 201-300; and KNU and UNIST ranked 301-400.
ARWU by Shanghai Jiao Tong University uses six indicators: △Alumni of an institution winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals (10%), △Staff of an institution winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals (20%), △Faculty selected as Highly Cited Researchers by Clarivate Analytics (20%), △Papers published in Nature and Science (20%), △Papers indexed in SCIE and SSCI, and △Per capita academic performance of an institution (10%).
In 2021 Global Ranking of Academic Subjects, KNU ranked 51-75 in Mechanical Engineering, 101-150 in Dentistry and Oral Sciences, and 151-200 in Metallurgical Engineering and Veterinary Medicine.