On May 1st, the Times Higher Education announced the “THE Asia University Rankings 2019”. 417 universities from 27 countries were evaluated in this ranking. The first place went to Tsinghua University, second place to National University of Singapore, and the third place went to Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.
SKKU received 67.7 points and recorded 10th place in the ranking. SKKU rose 3 places in comparison to last year (2018: 13th place). SKKU has received 60.4 in educational conditions, 64.2 in research performance, 74.8 in thesis citation, 96.9 in research & business profit, 48.8 in internationalization. SKKU earned at least 3 more points for each criteria in comparison to last year.
SKKU has set the course of development by making “Student Success” as a new keyword. As part of this, it opened the first Student Success Center in Korea last March.
Original Article (Korean): https://www.mk.co.kr/news/society/view/2019/05/282545/