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University at Buffalo SUNY

  • QS World University Rankings
    =388
  • StatusPublic
  • Research OutputVery High
  • Student/Faculty Ratio19
  • International Students4,409
  • SizeL
  • Total Faculty1,530

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Based in Buffalo and Amherst in the state of New York – within short distances from New York City, Chicago, Toronto and Washington D.C. – the University at Buffalo SUNY (UB) offers over 400 courses.

UB boasts a high graduate employability rate. At the end of 2016, 94% of 2015 graduates are employed, in graduate school or in service.

Student life at UB

UB students benefit from being part of a large and prestigious public research institution, while receiving high levels of personal attention, with a student: faculty ratio of 13:1. International students are supported by immigration experts, who will guide you as you acclimatize to life in the US. There are also academic support centers for mathematics, writing, and English language.

With 120 countries represented on campus, 16% of UB students are international, making for a diverse student community and an alumni network spanning 147 nations around the world.

Campus locations

The city of Buffalo, dubbed the City of Good Neighbors, is known for its friendly people, amazing architecture, beautiful waterfront, historic neighborhoods, and abundance of cultural activities. It is also affordable! Amherst is ranked among the safest cities in America, and both campus locations are well-connected to other leading cities across the North-East of the US.

Funding to study at UB

New students may be eligible for scholarships. In 2015, UB awarded $1 million in scholarships to international undergraduate students. Find out more about scholarships and fellowships!

About

Based in Buffalo and Amherst in the state of New York – within short distances from New York City, Chicago, Toronto and Washington D.C. – the University at Buffalo SUNY (UB) offers over 400 courses.

UB boasts a high graduate employability rate. At the end of 2016, 94% of 2015 graduates are employed, in graduate school or in service.

Student life at UB

UB students benefit from being part of a large and prestigious public research institution, while receiving high levels of personal attention, with a student: faculty ratio of 13:1. International students are supported by immigration experts, who will guide you as you acclimatize to life in the US. There are also academic support centers for mathematics, writing, and English language.

With 120 countries represented on campus, 16% of UB students are international, making for a diverse student community and an alumni network spanning 147 nations around the world.

Campus locations

The city of Buffalo, dubbed the City of Good Neighbors, is known for its friendly people, amazing architecture, beautiful waterfront, historic neighborhoods, and abundance of cultural activities. It is also affordable! Amherst is ranked among the safest cities in America, and both campus locations are well-connected to other leading cities across the North-East of the US.

Funding to study at UB

New students may be eligible for scholarships. In 2015, UB awarded $1 million in scholarships to international undergraduate students. Find out more about scholarships and fellowships!

University highlights

University at Buffalo SUNY is one of the top Public universities in Buffalo, United States. It is ranked #=388 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #313
  • 2014
    #302
  • 2015
    #=300
  • 2016
    #=338
  • 2017
    #342
  • 2018
    #318
  • 2019
    #=313
  • 2020
    #340
  • 2021
    #346
  • 2022
    #=388

Ranking criteria

28.7
Overall
18.8
Academic Reputation
66.2
Citations per Faculty
11.8
Employer Reputation
6.9
Faculty Student Ratio
73.9
International Faculty Ratio
31.2
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
29,177

28%
72%

International students
4,409

42%
58%

Total faculty staff
1,530

453
1077

Total students
29,177

28%
72%

International students
4,409

42%
58%

Total faculty staff
1,530

1077
453
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