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University of Pittsburgh

  • QS World University Rankings
    156
  • StatusPublic
  • Research OutputVery High
  • Student/Faculty Ratio6
  • ScholarshipsYes
  • International Students3,032
  • SizeL
  • Total Faculty4,741

+ 26 others shortlisted this university

+ 27 others shortlisted this university

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Founded in 1787 as a small, private school, the Pittsburgh Academy was located in a log cabin near Pittsburgh?s three rivers. In the 233 years since, the University has evolved into an internationally recognized center of learning and research.

About

Founded in 1787 as a small, private school, the Pittsburgh Academy was located in a log cabin near Pittsburgh?s three rivers. In the 233 years since, the University has evolved into an internationally recognized center of learning and research.

University highlights

University of Pittsburgh is one of the top Public universities in Pittsburgh, United States. It is ranked #156 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #98
  • 2013
    #106
  • 2014
    #111
  • 2015
    #=133
  • 2016
    #145
  • 2018
    #=142
  • 2019
    #136
  • 2020
    #140
  • 2021
    #156

Ranking criteria

49.7
Overall
43.9
Academic Reputation
19.6
Employer Reputation
96.7
Faculty Student Ratio
45.6
Citations per Faculty
8.6
International Faculty Ratio
19.4
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
26,546

30%
70%

International students
3,032

70%
30%

Total faculty staff
4,741

260.3
4481

Total students
26,546

30%
70%

International students
3,032

70%
30%

Total faculty staff
4,741

4481
260.3

Scholarships

Yes
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