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Yale University

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Yale University was founded in 1701 as the Collegiate School in the home of Abraham Pierson, its first rector, in Killingworth, Connecticut. In 1716 the school moved to New Haven and, with the generous gift by Elihu Yale of nine bales of goods, 417 books, and a portrait and arms of King George I, was renamed Yale College in 1718. Yale embarked on a steady expansion, establishing the Medical Institution (1810), Divinity School (1822), Law School (1843), Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (1847), the School of Fine Arts (1869), and School of Music (1894). In 1887 Yale College became Yale University. It continued to add to its academic offerings with the School of Forestry & Environmental Studies (1900), School of Nursing (1923), School of Drama (1955), School of Architecture (1972), and School of Management (1974). As Yale enters its fourth century, it's goal is to become a truly global university?educating leaders and advancing the frontiers of knowledge not simply for the United States, but for the entire world. Richard C. Levin, the president of Yale University, says: ?The globalization of the University is in part an evolutionary development. Yale has drawn students from outside the United States for nearly...
This institute is rated 5 Stars based on 4 categories.
Research
Internationalization
Innovation
Specialist Criteria
10
2014
15
2015
15
2016
  • 90.90
    Overall Score
  • 100
    Academic Reputation
  • 99.9
    Employer Reputation
  • 100
    Faculty Student
  • 65.2
    Citations per Faculty
  • 91.1
    International Faculty
  • 65
    International Students
4
2014
4
2015
4
2016
  • 93.90
    Overall Score
  • 95.6
    Academic Reputation
  • 87.8
    Employer Reputation
  • 100
    Citations per Paper
  • 98.5
    H-index Citations
8
2014
6
2015
  • 89.60
    Overall Score
  • 93.7
    Academic Reputation
  • 84.3
    Employer Reputation
  • 90.5
    Citations per Paper
  • 74.5
    H-index Citations
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
4,783
International
1,644

Number of students

12,318
Postgraduate 55%
Undergraduate 45%

Number of international students

2,465
Postgraduate 76%
Undergraduate 24%
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.