Pusan National University (PNU) has been ranked eighth in Korean universities, first in local national universities and 79th of 100 major universities in Asia. This is estimated by Times Higher Education, a professional global university education media company based in the UK.
The 100 major universities in Asia have been chosen according to 13 indexes in five sections such as education environment by 30%, research achievement by 30%, thesis citation by 30%, globalization level by 7.5%, knowledge transfer income by 2.5%.
Japan is the front runner with 22 universities.
They are followed by Taiwan with 17, China with 15 and Korea with 14.
Source: Busan eFM News