University of Barcelona
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University of Barcelona: 26 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.
1823$
Aarhus University: 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.
1823$
Weizmann Institute of Science: 0$
40
0

3. year established

The university's long history can indicate excellent traditions and more resources. Source: university's official website, 2017.
1450
University of Oxford: 1096
39
0

4. 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.
186
University of Rome La Sapienza: 914
38
0

5. cost of room and board

The approximate cost of room and board. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
24596$
Bauman Moscow State Technical University: 0$
38
0

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.
187
MIT: 1
36
0

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.
5312
University of British Columbia: 10186
36
0

8. 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.
202
California Institute of Technology: 1
35
0

9. 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.
1484794
Australian National University: 65500000
35
0

10. Nobel laureats staff

Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2017.
2
Harvard University: 66
35
0

11. enrolled students

Enrolled students include both undergraduate and graduate students. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
81000
University of Rome La Sapienza: 128963
34
0

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.
255
Harvard University: 1
34
0

13. percentage female students

Percentages of female and male students show how balanced the university regarding gender. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
63%
United Arab Emirates University: 75.70%
32
0

14. 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.
36036
University of Barcelona: 36036
32
0

15. sport facilities

Source: university's official website, 2017.
3
Texas A&M University: 30
31
0

16. 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.
47446
University of Rome La Sapienza: 108648
31
0

17. 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.
0.50$ billion
Harvard University: 32$ billion
30
0

18. 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.
12%
London School of Economics: 52%
30
0

19. campus size

Campus size in square kilometers. Source: university's official website, 2017.
0.60km²
Saint-Petersburg State University: 200km²
30
0

20. percentage male students

Percentages of female and male students show how balanced the university regarding gender. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
37%
Tokyo Institute of Technology: 86%
30
0

21. number of applicants

A high number of applicants can indicate that a university is in high demand and has a good overall image and reputation.
15411
University of Indonesia: 100000
28
0

22. 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.
1
Stanford University: 103
27
0

23. students from international exchange programs

A student exchange program is a program where students from a secondary school or university study abroad at one of their institution's partner institutions. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
1926
New York University: 8660
27
0

24. staff with PhD

What percent of the university staff have PhDs. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
68.80%
Colorado State University: 99%
25
0

25. students away on international exchange programs

A student exchange program is a program where students from a secondary school or university study abroad at one of their institution's partner institutions. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
1187
University College Dublin: 5000
25
0

26. 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
24
0

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