Universities in Busan, South Korea
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  • Universities in Busan
  • (13 institution and 5 subject rankings)
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Latest ranking updates related to universities in Busan
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Publication of Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities. Pusan National University with highest ranking among universities in Busan ranked #329.
  • 17 Mar, 2021: Nature Index published most recent results of Nature Index - Top 200 Institutions in Asia Pacific. Pusan National University achieves position 171.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: Latest QS World University Rankings By Subject (Nursing) from British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK. 8 universities from Busan appear in this ranking.
  • 01 Jan, 2021: Webometrics published most recent results of Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities. Includes 11 universities from Busan.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Busan

Dentistry
#75 
Pusan National University
Mechanical Engineering
#158 
Pusan National University
Physics
#173 
Pusan National University
Agriculture & Forestry
#351 
Pukyong National University
Economics
#401 
Pusan National University

Rankings of universities in Busan, South Korea 2021

#1

Pusan National University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (449 reviews)
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  • #18 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #22 
  • #581 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #14 
  • #329 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Pukyong National University

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  • #45 
  • #473 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #31 
  • #1202 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #36 
  • #1158 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#3

Dong-A University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (50 reviews)
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  • #50 
  • #499 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #43 
  • #1545 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #36 
  • #1181 
CWUR Center for World University Rankings
[Published 15 June, 2020]


#4

Silla University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (50 reviews)
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  • #74 
  • #554 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #67 
  • #2437 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #72 
  • #551 
QS University Rankings: Asia
[Published 25 November, 2020]

#5

Dongseo University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (44 reviews)
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  • #76 
  • #556 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #81 
  • #3307 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #52 
  • #451 
QS University Rankings: Asia
[Published 25 November, 2020]

#6

Dong-Eui University

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  • #66 
  • #542 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #67 
  • #551 
QS University Rankings: Asia
[Published 25 November, 2020]
  • #60 
  • #2268 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]

#7

Kosin University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (18 reviews)
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  • #55 
  • #513 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #86 
  • #4272 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#8

Kyungsung University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • #85 
  • #581 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #84 
  • #601 
QS University Rankings: Asia
[Published 25 November, 2020]
  • #77 
  • #2977 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]

#9

Korea Maritime University

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • #87 
  • #583 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #63 
  • #3476 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#10

Tongmyong University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • #93 
  • #610 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #96 
  • #4960 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#11

Korea Maritime and Ocean University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (101 reviews)
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  • #47 
  • #401 
QS University Rankings: Asia
[Published 25 November, 2020]

#12

Catholic University of Pusan

Student satisfaction: 2.8 / 5.0 (6 reviews)
  • #101 
  • #5423 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#13

Pusan University of Foreign Studies

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (21 reviews)
  • #111 
  • #7675 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#14

Busan National University of Education

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (14 reviews)

#15

Tongmyung University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (28 reviews)
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#16

Busan Women's College

Student satisfaction: 3.8 / 5.0 (5 reviews)

Busan Key Facts for International Students

Population: 3679000

Time: GMT +9

District/province: Busan,

Living costs for students in Busan:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 94* (6% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 64* (36% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 107* (7% more expensive than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 4,480.53 KRW
  • Plug Type C
    • Residential voltage: 220 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz
  • Plug Type F
    • Residential voltage: 220 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz

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FAQ

Pusan National University ranks #1 in Busan in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Busan Pusan National University is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 24 rankings where Pusan National University is listed.

Pusan National University is ranked best in Busan for Medicine & Health (Dentistry). See all rankings for the Pusan National University.

Pusan National University is ranked best in Busan for Engineering (Mechanical Engineering). See all rankings for the Pusan National University.

Pusan National University is ranked best in Busan for Natural Sciences (Physics). See all rankings for the Pusan National University.

Pukyong National University is ranked best in Busan for Agriculture (Agriculture & Forestry). See all rankings for the Pukyong National University.

Pusan National University is ranked best in Busan for Social Studies & Humanities (Economics). See all rankings for the Pusan National University.

Ranking publishers

British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS University Rankings: Asia:
Academic reputation 30%
Employer reputation 20%
Faculty/student ratio 10%
International research network 10%
Citations per paper 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU Asia:
Research productivity 25%
Research impact 35%
Research Excellence 40%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -Best universities in the Asia-Pacific region:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Asia University Ranking:
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
Teaching 25%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 7.5%

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Thomson Reuters

Criteria used in ranking -Most Innovative Universities Asia Pacific:
Patent volume 11.11%
Patent success 11.11%
Global patents 11.11%
Patent citations 11.11%
Percent of patents cited/Patent citation impact 11.11%
Patent to Article Citation Impact 11.11%
Industry Article Citation Impact 11.11%
Percent of Industry Collaborative Articles 11.11%
Total Web of Science Core Collection Papers 11.11%

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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