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The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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The University of Tennessee buzzes with energy, ideas, and optimism. Great professors and students from throughout the world live and work in a friendly, safe campus community located in scenic East Tennessee. The campus and its signature "Hill" lure students with green space, nearby lakes, and vistas of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Students enjoy provocative speakers, great entertainers and artists, a first-class research library, a technology-rich infrastructure, great local music and recreation, nationally competitive athletic teams, and abundant opportunities for community service. The university is a co-manager with Battelle of the nearby Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Faculty and students experience unparalleled research and learning opportunities at the Department of Energy's largest science and energy lab. UT prides itself on adding value to Tennessee--by educating its students, doing research and creative work that improves quality of life, and reaching out to share expertise with Tennesseans. The University of Tennessee stands in a class by itself as Tennessee's flagship institution and one of the United States' great public research universities.
431-440
2014
451-460
2015
461-470
2016
  • 28.8
    Faculty Student
  • 56.5
    Citations per Faculty
51-100
2016
  • 45.1
    Academic Reputation
  • 53.8
    Employer Reputation
  • 89.1
    Citations per Paper
  • 78.3
    H-index Citations
=264
2014
=230
2015
  • 68.10
    Overall Score
  • 64.3
    Academic Reputation
  • 55.1
    Employer Reputation
  • 84.4
    Citations per Paper
  • 72.3
    H-index Citations
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
1,822
International
68

Number of students

25,264
Postgraduate 19%
Undergraduate 81%

Number of international students

981
Postgraduate 58%
Undergraduate 42%
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.