About Sungkyunkwan University:

Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU) is a prestigious private comprehensive research university in South Korea. The institution traces its origins to the historical Sungkyunkwan founded in 1398 by the Joseon Dynasty located in the heart of central Seoul. It was restructured into a university in the late nineteenth century and close partnership with Samsung. The university Area is 3,593,341 m², and Building Area is 344,510 m².



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
World University Rankings 407 349 308 261 260 235 214 187 189 162 138 156 154 170 175

By Fields

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agriculture - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Engineering 204 187 133 107 86 92 92 82 68 63 70 66 75 76
Life Sciences - - - - - - 281 279 273 250 246 254 256 261
Medicine - 268 241 248 229 189 179 193 176 164 152 156 165 174
Natural Sciences 227 217 191 179 157 152 144 136 73 84 107 104 110 115
Social Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - - - 401-450

By Subjects

Subject 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agricultural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - -
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - - -
Chemistry 160 112 98 97 70 51 46 53 64 58 59
Chemical Engineering 252 188 156 160 166 114 89 92 112 98 136
Civil Engineering 290 - - - - - - 278 301-350 301-350 -
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - 142 138 146
Computer Science 243 210 260 215 277 168 154 174 176 146 155
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - - 298
Electrical Engineering 192 121 135 116 116 118 115 120 103 108 114
Environment / Ecology - - - - - - - - - - -
Geosciences - - - - - - - - - - -
Immunology - - - - - - - - 298 288 272
Materials Science 74 42 43 39 37 37 34 40 40 39 42
Mathematics 214 - 285 160 183 144 90 156 174 206 246
Mechanical Engineering - 223 213 272 291 - - 301-350 351-400 401-450 -
Microbiology - - - - - - - - 225 242 274
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - 259 240 256
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - 267 272 287
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - 138 130 135 92 88 94 78 81 82 107
Physics 123 98 107 99 88 62 63 74 56 56 57
Plant & Animal Science - - - - - - - - - - -
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - - -
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - 351-400 351-400 451-500
Space Science - - - - - - - - 259 262 290
Energy Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 96
Environmental Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -
Biomedical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -