Rockefeller University
Top 40%84 points
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109 universities
1857 - 1933
NaN% of all universitiesYes
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Rockefeller University: 28 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.
50$
Universidad de Buenos Aires: 0$
53
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.
50$
Universidade Estadual de Campinas: 0$
40
0

3. year established

The university's long history can indicate excellent traditions and more resources. Source: university's official website, 2017.
1901
University of Oxford: 1096
39
0

4. cost of room and board

The approximate cost of room and board. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
6480$
Московский государственный технический университет им. Н. Э. Баумана: 0$
38
0

5. 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.
1068
University of British Columbia: 10186
36
0

6. Nobel laureats staff

Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2017.
22
Harvard University: 66
35
0

7. 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.
34
Harvard University: 1
34
0

8. enrolled students

Enrolled students include both undergraduate and graduate students. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
195
Sapienza-Università di Roma: 128963
34
0

9. 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, 2017.
2
University of Cambridge: 78
34
0

10. medical facilities

Source: university's official website, 2017.
1
University of California, San Francisco: 34
33
0

11. 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.
195
Universitat de Barcelona: 36036
32
0

12. percentage female students

Percentages of female and male students show how balanced the university regarding gender. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
46.60%
United Arab Emirates University: 75.70%
32
0

13. sport facilities

Source: university's official website, 2017.
1
Texas A&M University: 30
31
0

14. 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.
0
Sapienza-Università di Roma: 108648
31
0

15. endowment

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, 2017.
1.65$ billion
Harvard University: 32$ billion
30
0

16. 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.
37%
London School of Economics and Political Science: 52%
30
0

17. campus size

Campus size in square kilometers. Source: university's official website, 2017.
0.05km²
Санкт-Петербургский государственный университет: 200km²
30
0

18. percentage male students

Percentages of female and male students show how balanced the university regarding gender. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
53.40%
東京工業大学: 86%
30
0

19. percentage asian students

Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
13%
早稲田大学: 86.50%
30
0

20. percentage black students

Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
7%
University of Cape Town: 63%
29
0

21. grants per year per student

An average amount of grants and financial aid given to a student. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
35000$
Dartmouth College: 61398$
29
0

22. 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, 2017.
1110
University of Illinois at Chicago: 600000
29
0

23. dorm capacity

The number of students that can be hosted in dormitories. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
750
University of California, Los Angeles: 25147
28
0

24. 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.
Rockefeller University
73% have it
28
0

25. percentage of budget spent on research

Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
38.21%
Boston University: 48.80%
27
0

26. 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, 2017.
0%
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München: -100%
27
0

27. 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.
14
Stanford University: 103
27
0

28. percentage white students

Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
76%
Yeshiva University: 90.80%
25
0

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