69points

New York University

57points

University of Melbourne

New York University
Comparison winner
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29 facts in comparison

New York University vs University of Melbourne

New York University
University of Melbourne
69
points
New York University
57
points
University of Melbourne

Why is New York University better than University of Melbourne?

  • 12 more highly cited researchers
    ?

    22vs10
  • 48% lower admission rate
    ?

    32%vs80%
  • 5 808.00$ lower cost of room and board
    ?

    16 622.00$vs22430$
  • 20 higher position in U.S. News World's Best Universities ranking
    ?

    43vs63
  • 71000 bigger alumni network
    ?

    350000vs279000
  • 309 more extracurricular activities offered
    ?

    499vs190
  • 10250000 bigger library collection
    ?

    13850000vs3600000
  • 3169 more academic staff
    ?

    6755vs3586

Why is University of Melbourne better than New York University?

  • 13 higher position on Times Higher Education ranking
    ?

    28vs41
  • 153 more partner universities and research institutions
    ?

    171vs18
  • 9% more international full-time students
    ?

    26%vs17%
  • 9 more Rhodes Scholars among students and alumnis
    ?

    12vs3
  • 8330 more undergraduate students
    ?

    30610vs22280
  • 4 more museums
    ?

    5vs1

General info

1.student to staff ratio
?

A measure of the average staffing level in the university. Shows how many students fall for one staff member. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

Best

California Institute of Technology

3:1

11:1

11:1

2.Highly cited researchers
?

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, 2020.

Best

Stanford University

103

22

10

3.alumni network
?

An alumni association is an association of graduates or, more broadly, of former students (alumni). In the United Kingdom and the United States, alumni of universities, colleges, schools (especially independent schools), fraternities, and sororities often form groups with alumni from the same organization. Source: university's official website, 2020.

Best

University of Illinois at Chicago

600000

350000

279000

4.extracurricular activities
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A wide range of extracurricular activities, like sports, drama, choir classes, research trips, ect. shows that university supports not only academical interests of students but also their hobbies. Source: university's official website, 2020.

Best

Pennsylvania State University

1200

499

190

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, 2020.

Best

University of Rome La Sapienza

914

18

171

6.academic staff
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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.

Best

University of British Columbia

10186

6755

3586

Admissions

1.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, 2020.

Best

Aarhus University

3.3%

32%

80%

2.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, 2020.

Best

London School of Economics

52%

17%

26%

3.enrolled students
?

Enrolled students include both undergraduate and graduate students. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

Best

University of Rome La Sapienza

128963

50000

47000

4.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, 2020.

Best

University of Rome La Sapienza

108648

22280

30610

5.graduate students
?

A high number of Masters and PhD students can indicate that the university has a research focus. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

Best

University of Barcelona

36036

27720

16390

Facilities

1.library collection
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With a bigger library collection, the university can offer more books, magazines, online resources, etc. to its students. Source: university's official website, 2020.

Best

Australian National University

65500000

13850000

3600000

2.cost of room and board
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The approximate cost of room and board per academic year. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

Best

Bauman Moscow State Technical University

0$

16 622.00$

22 430.00$

3.Has university dormitories
?

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.

New York University
University of Melbourne
4.sports facilities
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Source: university's official website, 2020.

Best

Texas A&M University

30

8

7

5.medical facilities
?

Source: university's official website, 2020.

Best

University of California, San Francisco

34

4

2

6.Has a museum
?

Source: university's official website, 2020.

New York University
University of Melbourne

Rankings

1.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.

Best

California Institute of Technology

1

41

28

2.U.S. 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, 2020.

Best

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

1

43

63

3.ARWU rank
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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, 2020.

Best

Harvard University

1

27

56

Honors

1.Nobel laureats staff
?

Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2020.

Best

Harvard University

66

24

4

2.Nobel laureats alumni
?

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, 2020.

Best

University of Cambridge

78

12

3

3.Rhodes scholars
?

The Rhodes Scholarship, named after Cecil John Rhodes, is an international postgraduate award for selected foreign students to study at the University of Oxford.[1] It was the first large-scale programme of international scholarships, and is widely considered the world's most prestigious scholarship. Source: university's official website, 2020.

Best

Harvard University

332

3

12

4.Is a member of the Ivy League
?

The Ivy League is an athletic conference composed of sports teams from eight private institutions of higher education in the Northeastern United States. The conference name is also commonly used to refer to those eight schools as a group. The term Ivy League also has connotations of academic excellence, selectivity in admissions, and social elitism. Source: university's official website, 2020.

For example

Dartmouth College

New York University
University of Melbourne

Tuition & Aid

1.tuition fee growth rate
?

A lower growth rate for tuition fees indicates that the cost of studying at the university is not increasing too quickly year on year. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

Best

University of Heidelberg

-100%

3.9%

25%

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