Goethe University Frankfurt
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Number of partner universities and research institutions shows how big are students' opportunities for exchanges and conducting research abroad. Source: university's official website, 2019.
University of Rome La Sapienza
Number of academic staff. Data is obtained from national agencies such as National Ministry of Education, National Bureau of Statistics, National Association of Universities and Colleges, National Rector's Conference.
University of British Columbia
Compiled yearly by Clarivate Analytics, the number indicates how many researchers affiliated with a university are among the top 1% most cited scholars in their fields. Source: Clarivate Analytics, 2019.
A financial endowment is a transfer of money and/or property donated to an institution. In the United States, the endowment is often integral to the financial health of educational institutions. Alumni or friends of institution sometimes contribute capital to the endowment. Source: Wikipedia, 2019.
The university's long history can indicate excellent traditions and more resources. Source: university's official website, 2019.
University of Oxford
Enrolled students include both undergraduate and graduate students. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.
University of Rome La Sapienza
The percentage of international students among all students show if the university is attractive abroad and the level of diversity. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.
London School of Economics
With a bigger library collection, the university can offer more books, magazines, online resources, etc. to its students. Source: university's official website, 2019.
Australian National University
The approximate cost of room and board per academic year. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.
Bauman Moscow State Technical University
Source: university's official website, 2019.
University of California, San Francisco
The university has its own halls of residence available for students. These can provide an exciting social life, and sometimes work out cheaper than private accommodation.
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings is an annual ranking published by the British magazine “Times Higher Education”. Information is supplied by Thomson Reuters and provides performance based data. Main ranking indicators are based on the universities' core missions- teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.
California Institute of Technology
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) uses six objective indicators to rank world universities. These indicators include the number of alumni and staff winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals, number of highly cited researchers selected by Thomson Scientific, number of articles published in journals of Nature and Science, number of articles indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded and Social Sciences Citation Index, and per capita performance with respect to the size of an institution. Source: ARWU, 2019.
The U.S. News World's Best Universities rankings, based on the QS World University Rankings, evaluated schools in countries such as the United Kingdom, Australia, China, and more, and identified these to be the world's top universities. Source: U.S. News, 2019.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2019.
The total number of the alumni of an institution winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals. Alumni are defined as those who obtain bachelor, Master's or doctoral degrees from the institution. Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2019.
University of Cambridge
Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to the annual fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.
Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to a fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.
Weizmann Institute of Science