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Cornell University

  • QS World University Rankings
    18
  • StatusPrivate
  • Research OutputVery High
  • Student/Faculty Ratio8
  • ScholarshipsYes
  • International Students5,771
  • SizeL
  • Total Faculty2,835

+ 375 others shortlisted this university

+ 376 others shortlisted this university

University highlights

Cornell University is one of the top Private universities in Ithaca, United States. It is ranked #18 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #14
  • 2013
    #15
  • 2014
    #19
  • 2015
    #17
  • 2016
    #16
  • 2018
    #14
  • 2019
    #14
  • 2020
    #14
  • 2021
    #18

Ranking criteria

87.6
Overall
98.5
Academic Reputation
90.9
Employer Reputation
63.7
Faculty Student Ratio
88.6
Citations per Faculty
93.7
International Faculty Ratio
70
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
23,449

36%
64%

International students
5,771

64%
36%

Total faculty staff
2,835

1069.7
1765.6

Total students
23,449

36%
64%

International students
5,771

64%
36%

Total faculty staff
2,835

1765.6
1069.7

Scholarships

Yes
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