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Brandeis University

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Characterized by academic excellence since its founding in 1948, Brandeis is one of the youngest private research universities, as well as the only nonsectarian Jewish-sponsored college or university in the country. Named for the late Justice Louis Dembitz Brandeis of the U.S. Supreme Court, Brandeis University combines the faculty and resources of a world-class research institution with the intimacy and personal attention of a small liberal arts college. For students, that means unsurpassed access--both in and out of the classroom--to a faculty renowned for groundbreaking research, scholarship, and artistic output. At Brandeis, professors bring newly-minted knowledge straight from the field or lab to the graduate and undergraduate classrooms. Brandeis supports an innovative and exciting program of learning that emphasizes an interdisciplinary approach to knowledge and the solution of real-life problems. Undergraduates, from the very first year, enjoy leadership positions and research opportunities typically available only to upperclass and graduate students. Located in Waltham, Massachusetts, on 235 attractive suburban acres, Brandeis is in an ideal location just nine miles west of Boston. Brandeis is ranked in the top tier of the nation's universities. Our graduates depart to pursue careers in a wide array of fields, and advanced studies in the nation's...
=316
2014
=381
2015
401-410
2016
  • 25.7
    Faculty Student
  • 51.6
    Citations per Faculty
  • 16.3
    International Faculty
  • 80.9
    International Students
251-300
2017
  • 49.9
    Academic Reputation
  • 69.7
    Citations per Paper
  • 44.6
    Employer Reputation
  • 62
    H-index Citations
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
434
International
35

Number of students

5,620
Postgraduate 34%
Undergraduate 66%

Number of international students

1,383
Postgraduate 52%
Undergraduate 48%
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