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Vanderbilt University

Vanderbilt University, Nashville United States
    • QS World University Rankings
      187
    • StatusPrivate
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio3
    • ScholarshipsYes
    • International Students1,823
    • SizeL
    • Total Faculty3,940

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    About

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    Commodore Cornelius Vanderbilt had a vision of a place that would “contribute to strengthening the ties that should exist between all sections of our common country” when he gave a million dollars to create a university in 1873. Today, that vision has been realized in Vanderbilt, an internationally recognized research university in Nashville, Tennessee, with strong partnerships among its 10 schools, neighboring institutions and the community.Vanderbilt offers undergraduate programs in the liberal arts and sciences, engineering, music, education and human development, as well as a full range of graduate and professional degrees. The combination of cutting edge research, liberal arts and a distinguished medical center creates an invigorating atmosphere where students tailor their education to meet their goals and researchers collaborate to solve complex problems affecting our health, culture and society. Vanderbilt provides a gateway to greatness, drawing the best and brightest students from across the nation and around the world. Vanderbilt alumni can be found in Congress, on the judicial bench, heading corporations, conducting innovative medical research, writing for and appearing on the stage and screen, and playing in the NFL.An independent, privately supported university, Vanderbilt is the largest private employer in Middle Tennessee and the second largest private employer based in the state.

    About

    Commodore Cornelius Vanderbilt had a vision of a place that would “contribute to strengthening the ties that should exist between all sections of our common country” when he gave a million dollars to create a university in 1873. Today, that vision has been realized in Vanderbilt, an internationally recognized research university in Nashville, Tennessee, with strong partnerships among its 10 schools, neighboring institutions and the community.Vanderbilt offers undergraduate programs in the liberal arts and sciences, engineering, music, education and human development, as well as a full range of graduate and professional degrees. The combination of cutting edge research, liberal arts and a distinguished medical center creates an invigorating atmosphere where students tailor their education to meet their goals and researchers collaborate to solve complex problems affecting our health, culture and society. Vanderbilt provides a gateway to greatness, drawing the best and brightest students from across the nation and around the world. Vanderbilt alumni can be found in Congress, on the judicial bench, heading corporations, conducting innovative medical research, writing for and appearing on the stage and screen, and playing in the NFL.An independent, privately supported university, Vanderbilt is the largest private employer in Middle Tennessee and the second largest private employer based in the state.

    University highlights

    Vanderbilt University is one of the top Private universities in Nashville, United States. It is ranked #187 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #167
    • 2013
      #=181
    • 2014
      #=182
    • 2015
      #=216
    • 2016
      #=203
    • 2018
      #212
    • 2019
      #=195
    • 2020
      #200
    • 2021
      #187

    Ranking criteria

    44.2
    Overall
    26.9
    Academic Reputation
    24.7
    Employer Reputation
    100
    Faculty Student Ratio
    39.7
    Citations per Faculty
    23.5
    International Faculty Ratio
    31.5
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    12,139

    44%
    56%

    International students
    1,823

    51%
    49%

    Total faculty staff
    3,940

    466
    3474

    Total students
    12,139

    44%
    56%

    International students
    1,823

    51%
    49%

    Total faculty staff
    3,940

    3474
    466

    Scholarships

    Yes
    The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.

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