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George Washington University

  • QS World University Rankings
    353
  • StatusPrivate
  • Research OutputVery High
  • Student/Faculty Ratio11
  • ScholarshipsYes
  • International Students3,976
  • SizeL
  • Total Faculty1,942

+ 21 others shortlisted this university

+ 22 others shortlisted this university

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Students come to the George Washington University (GW) because it offers a dynamic community where ideas are exchanged, diversity is valued, and leaders are made.

Located in the heart of Washington, DC since 1821, GW connects students to people and ideas in one of the world's move influential cities.  As the largest institution of higher education in the U.S. capital, the university attracts nearly 11,000 undergraduates and 15,000 graduate students from 130 countries around the world.  Through the university's partnerships and initiatives, students and faculty enjoy unparalleled access to leaders, practitioners, and resources at top corporations, government agencies, and international organizations, including the World Bank, National Institutes of Health, Smithsonian Institution, Library of Congress, International Monetary Fund, Organization of American States, and the National Science Foundation.

By focusing on social, economic, political, and technological issues and innovations, GW helps students develop the knowledge, skills and experience to achieve their personal and professional goals -- to transform their ambition into action.


Learn more at www.gwu.edu.


 

About

Students come to the George Washington University (GW) because it offers a dynamic community where ideas are exchanged, diversity is valued, and leaders are made.

Located in the heart of Washington, DC since 1821, GW connects students to people and ideas in one of the world's move influential cities.  As the largest institution of higher education in the U.S. capital, the university attracts nearly 11,000 undergraduates and 15,000 graduate students from 130 countries around the world.  Through the university's partnerships and initiatives, students and faculty enjoy unparalleled access to leaders, practitioners, and resources at top corporations, government agencies, and international organizations, including the World Bank, National Institutes of Health, Smithsonian Institution, Library of Congress, International Monetary Fund, Organization of American States, and the National Science Foundation.

By focusing on social, economic, political, and technological issues and innovations, GW helps students develop the knowledge, skills and experience to achieve their personal and professional goals -- to transform their ambition into action.


Learn more at www.gwu.edu.


 

Available programs

University highlights

George Washington University is one of the top Private universities in Ashburn, United States. It is ranked #353 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #339
  • 2013
    #=327
  • 2014
    #=300
  • 2015
    #=327
  • 2016
    #=363
  • 2018
    #=352
  • 2019
    #=345
  • 2020
    #336
  • 2021
    #353

Ranking criteria

30.8
Overall
27.2
Academic Reputation
26.2
Employer Reputation
31.6
Faculty Student Ratio
33.6
Citations per Faculty
36.6
International Faculty Ratio
44.1
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
21,890

47%
53%

International students
3,976

62%
38%

Total faculty staff
1,942

311
1631

Total students
21,890

47%
53%

International students
3,976

62%
38%

Total faculty staff
1,942

1631
311

Scholarships

Yes
The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.
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