Higher education in South Korea

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Statista dossier about the tertiary education sector in South Korea

This dossier presents key information on post-secondary education and lifelong learning in South Korea. The report primarily covers statistics on the tertiary education sector such as infrastructure and resources, student inputs and outputs, investment and expenses, and internationalization.

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  • 1. Infrastructure and resources
    • Number of higher education institutions in South Korea 2009-2019, by type

    • Leading universities in course quantity South Korea 2019

    • Student-teacher ratio at universities in South Korea 1980-2019

    • Biggest academic libraries in South Korea 2017

  • 2. Student inputs and outputs
    • Enrollment rate in university in South Korea 2009-2019

    • Number of enrolled university students in South Korea 2011-2018

    • Admission quota South Korea 2018, by law school

    • Number of medical graduates per 100,000 inhabitants in South Korea 2000-2017

    • Number of new doctorate degree holders in South Korea 2014-2018 by gender

  • 3. Investment and expenses
    • South Korean local governments' education budget 2019, by sector

    • Leading universities in research grants for professors in total South Korea 2017

    • Universities' budget allocation for book purchases in South Korea 2009-2017

    • Tuition fees for universities in South Korea 2019, by major

    • Tuition fee funding distribution for Ph.D. studies in South Korea 2018, by source

  • 4. Internationalization
    • Number of foreign students South Korea 2019, by study level

    • Foreign lecturers' percentage in universities and colleges South Korea 2010-2018

    • Seoul National Univ. partners abroad South Korea 2018, by type

    • Korea University exchange students overseas 2014-2018

    • Yonsei University lectures in English South Korea 2019, by degree level & campus

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