SNU was ranked 31st in the 2014 Quacquarelli Symonds World University Rankings, up from last year’s ranking at 35th. QS World University Rankings first started in 2004 and are based on six individual factors -- academic reputation, employer reputation, faculty-student ratio, citations per faculty, international student ratio and international staff ratio.

Summary by LEE Hee Un, SNU English Editor,
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