About Kyungpook National University:

Kyungpook National University is a national university representing Daegu Metropolitan City and Gyeongbuk Province in South Korea . It is located in the Daegu Metropolitan City, which is the capital city of the Gyeongbuk Province, South Korea. Kyungpook National University was founded on September, 1946 by upgrading the Colleges of Education, Medicine and Agriculture in Daegu to the National College. In October, 1951, Colleges of Education, Medicine, Agriculture, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Law and Political Sciences combined into Kyungpook National University. Other departments including Engineering and Dentistry were established sequentially to create what is now known as Kyungpook National University. Kyungpook National University has four campuses in the Gyeongbuk province. The main campus, which houses the major engineering and science schools is located in the heart of Daegu city in the Buk-gu area. The Kyungpook National University also has separate campuses for its teaching hospital known as the Dongin campus as well as a campus at Samduk for its dental school and hospital. In addition, Kyungpook National University also functions from its Sangju campus.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
World University Rankings 436 431 419 389 430 390 348 360 374 378 401 406 379 427 448

By Fields

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agriculture - - - - 232 - - - - 301-350 351-400 401-450 401-450 401-450
Engineering 258 282 254 231 239 274 - - 278 261 260 247 232 279
Life Sciences - - - - - - - - - 401-450 351-400 401-450 351-400 351-400
Medicine - - - - - - - - - - - - - 451-500
Natural Sciences 285 267 285 - 247 232 243 300 290 301-350 301-350 301-350 301-350 301-350
Social Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

By Subjects

Subject 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agricultural Sciences 209 232 191 200 190 173 219 243 262 225 217
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - - -
Chemistry - 281 - - 295 - 292 250 240 231 234
Chemical Engineering 159 180 226 239 230 239 216 190 204 223 195
Civil Engineering 272 - 231 192 230 152 90 88 89 102 -
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - 401-450 401-450 401-450
Computer Science 300 - - - - - 401-450 301-350 286 269 266
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - - -
Electrical Engineering 169 130 172 265 254 262 231 216 189 215 242
Environment / Ecology - - - - - - - - - - -
Geosciences - - - - - - - - - - -
Immunology - - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science 226 233 261 293 288 294 286 277 286 235 259
Mathematics - - - - - - 397 401-450 351-400 401-450 401-450
Mechanical Engineering - - - - - - - 351-400 401-450 401-450 -
Microbiology - - - - - - - - 234 252 248
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - - -
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - - - -
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - 223 260 236 225 207 216 221 236 236 256
Physics 249 216 165 179 225 229 269 286 219 206 206
Plant & Animal Science - - - - - - - 351-400 351-400 301-350 -
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - - -
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - - - -
Space Science - - - - - - - - - - -
Energy Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -
Environmental Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 212
Biomedical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -