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Brown University

Location Brown University, Providence United States
Ranking

# 63QS World University Rankings

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64Undergraduate programs

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109Postgraduate programs

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About Brown University

Brown University is a private Ivy League university based in Providence, Rhode Island. It was ranked 49th in the world in the QS World University Rankings® 2016-2017 and 25th in the Graduate Employability Rankings 2017.

 

As indicated by the QS World University Rankings® by Subject, Brown University is particularly strong in development studies (25th), economics and econometrics (30th) and English language and literature (36th).

 

Founded in 1764, Brown University is a research intensive liberal arts college committed to sustainability. Its Brown is Green website records its progress towards achieving sustainability and reducing emissions

About Brown University

Brown University is a private Ivy League university based in Providence, Rhode Island. It was ranked 49th in the world in the QS World University Rankings® 2016-2017 and 25th in the Graduate Employability Rankings 2017.

 

As indicated by the QS World University Rankings® by Subject, Brown University is particularly strong in development studies (25th), economics and econometrics (30th) and English language and literature (36th).

 

Founded in 1764, Brown University is a research intensive liberal arts college committed to sustainability. Its Brown is Green website records its progress towards achieving sustainability and reducing emissions

University information

Total students

10,308

UG students

69%

PG students

31%

International students

2,088

UG students

45%

PG students

55%

Total faculty staff

1,477

Domestic staff

69%

Int'l staff

31%

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Rankings & ratings

Brown University is one of the top private universities in Providence, United States. It is ranked #63 in QS World University Rankings 2023.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #42
  • 2014
    #47
  • 2015
    #=52
  • 2016
    #49
  • 2017
    #=49
  • 2018
    #53
  • 2019
    #56
  • 2020
    #57
  • 2021
    #60
  • 2022
    #60
  • 2023
    #63

Ranking criteria

69.6
Overall
57.6
Academic Reputation
54.2
Employer Reputation
80.8
Faculty Student Ratio
89.9
Citations per Faculty
82.8
International Faculty Ratio
49.8
International Students Ratio
73.6
International Research Network
99.6
Employment Outcomes

Available programs

Undergraduates pursue bachelor’s degrees in 81 concentrations, ranging from Egyptology to cognitive neuroscience. Anything’s possible at Brown—the university’s commitment to undergraduate freedom means students must take responsibility as architects of their courses of study.

Brown University has 51 doctoral programs and 32 master’s programs. The broad scope of options vary from interdisciplinary opportunities in molecular pharmacology and physiology to a master’s program in acting and directing through the Brown/Trinity Repertory Consortium.

 

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