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#435 Overall Influence

Korea University

University in Seoul, South Korea

From Wikipedia

Korea University is a private research university in Seoul, South Korea.Established in 1905, Korea University is widely regarded as one of the nation's oldest and most prestigious institutions of higher education, and is one of the SKY . The student body consists of over 20,000 undergraduate students and over 10,000 graduate students. The university's academic breadth is broad with its 81 departments in 19 colleges and divisions, as well as 18 graduate schools. It has over 1,500 full-time faculty members with over 95% of them holding Ph.D. or equivalent qualification in their field. The Korea University Alumni Association consists of more than 280,000 university graduates.

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What is Korea University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#132 World Rank
Chemistry
#231 World Rank
Engineering
#301 World Rank
Biology
#291 World Rank
Medical
#302 World Rank
Business
#269 World Rank
Political Science
#397 World Rank
Education
#315 World Rank
Physics
#252 World Rank
Economics
#550 World Rank
Literature
#381 World Rank
Computer Science
#376 World Rank
History
#501 World Rank
Law
#545 World Rank
Mathematics
#362 World Rank
Communications
#189 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#460 World Rank
Religious Studies
#526 World Rank
Psychology
#767 World Rank
Philosophy
#400 World Rank
Sociology
#320 World Rank
Nursing
#641 World Rank
Anthropology
#1290 World Rank
Social Work
#2329 World Rank
Criminal Justice

Influential People

Who are Korea University's Most influential alumni?

Korea University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Chemistry, Earth Sciences, and Engineering

Ham Kee-yong

South Korean long-distance runner

Choi Sung-yong

South Korean association football player

In-Jin Yoon

South Korean sociologist

Kim Sei-young

Kim Sei-young

Professional golfer

Kong Sang-jeong

South Korean speed skater

Lee Ki-hyung

South Korean footballer

Kim Greem

South Korean singer

Cha Du-ri

Cha Du-ri

South Korean footballer

Lee Sang-woo

Lee Sang-woo

South Korean actor

Kim Yong-rim

South Korean actress

Yun-Tae Kim

South Korean politician

Yang Sang-moon

Baseball player