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University of Wisconsin-Madison

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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In achievement and prestige, the University of Wisconsin-Madison has long been recognized as one of America's great universities. A public, land-grant institution, UW-Madison offers a complete spectrum of liberal arts studies, professional programs and student activities. Many of its programs are hailed as world leaders in instruction, research and public service. The Wisconsin Idea Students, faculty and staff are motivated by a tradition known as the "Wisconsin Idea," first started by UW President Charles Van Hise in 1904, when he declared that he would "never be content until the beneficent influence of the university [is] available to every home in the state." The Wisconsin Idea permeates the university's work and helps forge close working relationships among university faculty and students, and the state's industries and government. About UW-Madison Graduate School UW-Madison is a world-class university with many opportunities for graduate study. Excellence in research is a top priority here. UW-Madison ranks as one of the most prolific research universities in the world, consistently ranking in the top three among American universities for research expenditures. The tremendous breadth of academic resources at UW-Madison offer graduate students a wide selection of supporting course work and interdisciplinary opportunities. National Recognition • National ranking...
This institute is rated 5 Stars based on 5 categories.
Research
Facilities
Internationalization
Innovation
Specialist Criteria
=41
2014
54
2015
=53
2016
  • 75.70
    Overall Score
  • 94.5
    Academic Reputation
  • 55.5
    Employer Reputation
  • 84.2
    Faculty Student
  • 56.4
    Citations per Faculty
  • 52.7
    International Faculty
  • 33.1
    International Students
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2014
2
2015
4
2016
5
2017
  • 91.30
    Overall Score
  • 91
    Academic Reputation
  • 94.5
    Citations per Paper
  • 69.4
    Employer Reputation
  • 100
    H-index Citations
91-100
2016
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 64.4
    Alumni Outcomes
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
5,755
International
1,113

Number of students

39,058
Postgraduate 27%
Undergraduate 73%

Number of international students

4,861
Postgraduate 53%
Undergraduate 47%
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.