Kyoto University
Top 24%106 points
Top 24%
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83 universities
1857 - 1933
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Kyoto University: 29 facts and highlights

1. tuition fees per year

Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to the annual fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
5459$
Aarhus University: 0$

2. tuition fees per year for international students

Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to a fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
5459$
Weizmann Institute of Science: 0$

3. year established

The university's long history can indicate excellent traditions and more resources. Source: university's official website, 2017.
1897
University of Oxford: 1096

4. cost of room and board

The approximate cost of room and board. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
3280$
Bauman Moscow State Technical University: 0$

5. number of partner universities

Number of partner universities and research institutions shows how big are students' opportunities for exchanges and conducting research abroad. Source: university's official website, 2017.
90
University of Rome La Sapienza: 914

6. US News rank

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, 2017.
35
MIT: 1

7. academic staff

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.
2864
University of British Columbia: 10186

8. Nobel laureats staff

Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2017.
8
Harvard University: 66

9. position on Times Higher Education ranking

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.
54
California Institute of Technology: 1

10. library collection

With a bigger library collection, the university can offer more books, magazines, online resources, etc. to its students. Source: university's official website, 2017.
6682488
Australian National University: 65500000

11. admission rate

An admission rate shows the percentage of applicants that was accepted by university. Low acceptance rate makes it difficult to get a place, but also can indicate the prestige and high education level. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
26%
Aarhus University: 3.30%

12. ARWU rank

The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) uses six objective indicators to rank world universities, including 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, 2017.
26
Harvard University: 1

13. enrolled students

Enrolled students include both undergraduate and graduate students. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
22795
University of Rome La Sapienza: 128963

14. medical facilities

Source: university's official website, 2017.
1
University of California, San Francisco: 34

15. graduate students

A high number of Masters and PhD students can indicate that the university has a research focus. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
9200
University of Barcelona: 36036

16. sport facilities

Source: university's official website, 2017.
2
Texas A&M University: 30

17. undergraduate students

Undergraduate education is an education level taken in order to gain one's first tertiary degree. When you're studying at bigger university you have better possibilities of networking and usually an access to better resources. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
13600
University of Rome La Sapienza: 108648

18. percentage asian students

Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
81.20%
Waseda University: 86.50%

19. campus size

Campus size in square kilometers. Source: university's official website, 2017.
1.30km²
Saint-Petersburg State University: 200km²

20. enrolled international students

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, 2017.
7.50%
London School of Economics: 52%

21. grants per year per student

An average amount of grants and financial aid given to a student. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
16776$
Dartmouth College: 61398$

22. percentage black students

Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
0.20%
University of Cape Town: 63%

23. Has a museum

Source: university's official website, 2017.
Kyoto University
78% have it

24. highly cited researchers

The number of highly cited researchers in 21 subject categories. These individuals are the most cited within each category. Thomson Reuters, which did the data crunching for THE, combed through 6 million journal articles published over a five-year period, and then calculated how many times those articles were cited by other scholars. Source: Thomson Reuters, 2017.
26
Stanford University: 103

25. percentage of budget spent on research

Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
44.90%
Boston University: 48.80%

26. number of museums

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
1
University of Rome La Sapienza: 21

27. field medals number

The Fields Medal, officially known as International Medal for Outstanding Discoveries in Mathematics, is a prize awarded to two, three, or four mathematicians not over 40 years of age at each International Congress of the International Mathematical Union (IMU), a meeting that takes place every four years. Source: IMU's website, 2017.
2
Ecole normale supérieure - Paris: 10

28. percentage white students

Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
7.90%
Yeshiva University: 90.80%

29. companies established by graduates

With a high number of companies established by graduates, you can assume that the faculty encourages entrepreneurship. Source: Forbes Global 2000, 2017.
0
Harvard University: 17

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