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Columbia University

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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With the maximum 5 QS Stars and being the 20th best university in the world according to the QS World University Rankings, Columbia University is one of the world's most important academic institutions in the world. The university was founded in 1754 and is located in New York. The university offers both undergraduate and postgraduate programs.

This institute is rated 5 Stars based on 5 categories.
Research
Facilities
Internationalization
Innovation
Specialist Criteria
22
2016
20
2017
18
2018
  • 88.9
    Overall Score
  • 99.9
    Academic Reputation
  • 62.3
    Citations per Faculty
  • 98.1
    Employer Reputation
  • 100
    Faculty Student
  • 34.7
    International Faculty
  • 94.9
    International Students
6
2017
  • 91.4
    Overall Score
  • 86.7
    Academic Reputation
  • 99.4
    Citations per Paper
  • 72.2
    Employer Reputation
  • 98.5
    H-index Citations
7
2017
12
2018
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 91.7
    Overall Score
  • 100
    Alumni Outcomes
  • 89.2
    Employer-Student Connections
  • 95.2
    Employer Reputation
  • 64.1
    Graduate Employment Rate
  • 84.5
    Partnerships with Employers
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
6,189
International
913

Number of students

25,045
Postgraduate 69%
Undergraduate 31%

Number of international students

8,105
Postgraduate 85%
Undergraduate 15%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

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