Study in Korea, Republic of

If you want to study in Korea, Republic of, then you need to know which of its universities are right for you. Times Higher Educations World University Rankings take the top institutions in the world, and look at their performance across all of their core objectives: teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.

Korea, Republic of has 25 universities in the overall Times Higher Educations World University Rankings. The highest-ranking university in Korea, Republic of is Ewha Womans University, which is ranked at number 401-500.

Choosing where to study for a degree in Korea, Republic of is one of the biggest decisions you will ever make. THE’s student resources are here to help you make the right choice, particularly if you want to study abroad. Explore the universities of Korea, Republic of below - we’ve pulled together some information that we hope will help you to decide where to study.

Use the map to see where Korea, Republic of’s top universities are located, and if any institutions are of particular interest, you can click on their name, or the “explore” button, to find out more. We’ve also pulled in information about how much Korea, Republic of is investing in its higher education, and also how many people live there.

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Top universities in Korea, Republic of

Statistics about Korea, Republic of

  • Expenditure on education out of total expenditure Data not available
  • Of which, on higher education 15.61%
  • Enrollment rate in higher education 95.35%
  • Population 50,617,045
  • Unemployment 3.5%
  • Annual GDP 2.61%
Data source: The World Bank