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University of Washington

  • QS World University Rankings
    =85
  • StatusPublic
  • Research OutputVery High
  • Student/Faculty Ratio15
  • International Students7,362
  • SizeXL
  • Total Faculty2,796

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The University of Washington (UW) is one of the world’s preeminent public universities. Our impact on individuals, our region and the world is profound — whether we are launching young people into a boundless future or confronting the grand challenges of our time through undaunted research and scholarship. Ranked No. 10 in the world in Shanghai Jiao Tong University’s 2015 rankings, the UW educates more than 54,000 students annually. We turn ideas into impact and transform lives and our world.

Global Innovation Exchange

The Global Innovation Exchange (GIX) is a global partnership between major research universities and innovative corporations to develop thought leaders in innovation. The first two academic partners are the University of Washington and Tsinghua University, with initial partner support from Microsoft. GIX pioneers new forms of teaching and learning by connecting world-class learners and faculty with research-led companies and non-profits to collaborate on solutions to global challenges.
GIX extends far beyond the walls of the Seattle-area facilities, attracting participants and encouraging collaboration unlimited by geography or discipline. Through project-based learning, students, researchers and industry professionals create solutions to pressing global challenges such as health, sustainability and social innovation.



About

The University of Washington (UW) is one of the world’s preeminent public universities. Our impact on individuals, our region and the world is profound — whether we are launching young people into a boundless future or confronting the grand challenges of our time through undaunted research and scholarship. Ranked No. 10 in the world in Shanghai Jiao Tong University’s 2015 rankings, the UW educates more than 54,000 students annually. We turn ideas into impact and transform lives and our world.

Global Innovation Exchange

The Global Innovation Exchange (GIX) is a global partnership between major research universities and innovative corporations to develop thought leaders in innovation. The first two academic partners are the University of Washington and Tsinghua University, with initial partner support from Microsoft. GIX pioneers new forms of teaching and learning by connecting world-class learners and faculty with research-led companies and non-profits to collaborate on solutions to global challenges.
GIX extends far beyond the walls of the Seattle-area facilities, attracting participants and encouraging collaboration unlimited by geography or discipline. Through project-based learning, students, researchers and industry professionals create solutions to pressing global challenges such as health, sustainability and social innovation.



University highlights

University of Washington is one of the top Public universities in Seattle, United States. It is ranked #72 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #59
  • 2013
    #59
  • 2014
    #=65
  • 2015
    #65
  • 2016
    #59
  • 2018
    #61
  • 2019
    #66
  • 2020
    #68
  • 2021
    #72

Ranking criteria

66.1
Overall
85.9
Academic Reputation
49
Employer Reputation
13.7
Faculty Student Ratio
98.8
Citations per Faculty
39.7
International Faculty Ratio
39.5
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
43,156

31%
69%

International students
7,362

37%
63%

Total faculty staff
2,796

427
2369

Total students
43,156

31%
69%

International students
7,362

37%
63%

Total faculty staff
2,796

2369
427
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