South Korea

Business Schools Ranking in South Korea

Far East Asia

Education in South Korea is viewed crucial for success and competition is consequently very heated and fierce. A centralized administration oversees the process for the education of children from kindergarten to the third and final year of high school. Mathematics, science, Korean, social studies, and English are generally considered to be the most important subjects. Sometimes physical education is not considered important as it is not regarded to be education and therefore many schools lack high-quality gymnasiums and varsity athletics. South Korea was the first country in the world to provide high-speed internet access from every primary, junior, and high school. The number of students in higher education had risen from 100,000 in 1960 to 1.3 million in 1987, and the proportion of college-age students in higher-education institutions was second only to the United States. The institutions of higher education included regular four-year colleges and universities, two-year junior vocational colleges, four-year teachers' colleges, and graduate schools. The main drawback was that college graduates wanted careers that would bring them positions of leadership in society, but there simply were not enough positions to accommodate all graduates each year and many graduates were forced to accept lesser positions. Ambitious women especially were frustrated by traditional barriers of sex discrimination as well as the lack of positions. However, this is all a testament to the extremely high quality of higher education institutions in South Korea and they are renowned internationally for their dedicated staff and students.

Eduniversal in South Korea: 17 schools
Schools with 5 Palmes 4
Schools with 4 Palmes 2
Schools with 3 Palmes 5
Schools with 2 Palmes 6
Schools with 1 Palme 0

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Official Selection of the Best Business Schools in South Korea

5 Palmes Of Excellence UNIVERSAL business school with strong global influence

Rank Position in
Palmes’ League
Deans’ Recommendation
rate 2021

Korea University Business School

1 209 ‰

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology - KAIST College of Business

2 190 ‰

Seoul National University - SNU Business School

2 190 ‰

Yonsei School of Business - Yonsei University

4 171 ‰

4 Palmes Of Excellence TOP business school with significant international influence

Rank Position in
Palmes’ League
Deans’ Recommendation
rate 2021

Hanyang University Business School (HUBS)

1 158 ‰

Sungkyunkwan University Graduate School of Business (Skk Gsb)

2 101 ‰

3 Palmes Of Excellence EXCELLENT business school with reinforcing international influence

Rank Position in
Palmes’ League
Deans’ Recommendation
rate 2021

Sogang University - Sogang Business School

1 120 ‰

Chung-Ang University Business School

2 114 ‰

Ewha Womans University - Ewha School of Business

3 70 ‰

Kyung Hee University - School of Management

4 57 ‰

Pusan National University Graduate School Of Management

5 38 ‰

2 Palmes Of Excellence GOOD business school with strong regional influence

Rank Position in
Palmes’ League
Deans’ Recommendation
rate 2021

Sejong University Graduate School of Business

1 82 ‰

Kyungpook National University School of Business

2 76 ‰

Chonbuk National University - Graduate School of Business Administration

3 57 ‰

SolBridge International School of Business, Woosong University

3 57 ‰

Chonnam National University - College Of Business Administration

5 51 ‰

Chungnam National University College Of Economics And Management

6 44 ‰

  • Catholic University of Korea
  • Changwon National University
  • Chosun University
  • Chungbuk National University
  • Dankook University
  • Gyeongsang National University
  • Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
  • Kangwon National University
  • Keimyung University
  • Kookmin University
  • Kyungnam University
  • Myongji University
  • University of Seoul