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University of Bristol review: 30 facts and highlights

University of Bristol
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University of Bristol

Why is University of Bristol better than the average?

  • Admission rate
    ?

    7.2%vs37.67%
  • U.S. News rank
    ?

    28vs145.28
  • Academic staff
    ?

    2528vs2482.15
  • ARWU rank
    ?

    64vs143.19
  • Position on Times Higher Education ranking
    ?

    74vs125.55
  • Nobel laureats alumni
    ?

    8vs5.78
  • Enrolled international students
    ?

    20%vs12.54%
  • Highly cited researchers
    ?

    15vs10.85

General info

1.extracurricular activities
?

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, 2019.

Best

Pennsylvania State University

1200

256

2.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.

Best

University of British Columbia

10186

2528

3.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, 2019.

Best

Stanford University

103

15

4.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, 2019.

Best

California Institute of Technology

3:1

6:1

5.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, 2019.

Best

Harvard University

32$ billion

0.07$ billion

6.student unions
?

A students' union, student government, free student union, student senate, students' association, guild of students or government of student body is a student organization present in many colleges and universities and many high schools. In higher education, the students' union is often accorded its own building on the campus, dedicated to social, organisational activities, representation and academic support of the membership. Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Arizona State University

1100

200

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, 2019.

Best

Aarhus University

3.3%

7.2%

2.enrolled students
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Enrolled students include both undergraduate and graduate students. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

University of Rome La Sapienza

128963

19122

3.enrolled international students
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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.

Best

London School of Economics

52%

20%

4.undergraduate students
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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, 2019.

Best

University of Rome La Sapienza

108648

11908

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, 2019.

Best

University of Barcelona

36036

3904

6.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.

Best

University of Indonesia

100000

35059

Facilities

1.cost of room and board
?

The approximate cost of room and board per academic year. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Bauman Moscow State Technical University

0$

9 471$

2.medical facilities
?

Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

University of California, San Francisco

34

16

3.sports facilities
?

Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Texas A&M University

30

9

4.Has university dormitories
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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.

University of Bristol
5.dorm capacity
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The number of students that can be hosted in dormitories. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

University of California, Los Angeles

25147

1800

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

74

2.ARWU rank
?

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.

Best

Harvard University

1

64

3.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, 2019.

Best

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

1

28

Honors

1.Nobel laureats staff
?

Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2019.

Best

Harvard University

66

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, 2019.

Best

University of Cambridge

78

8

3.Academy Awards winners
?

The Academy Awards, now officially known as The Oscars, are a set of awards given annually for excellence of cinematic achievements. Source: Wikipedia, 2019.

Best

New York University

31

3

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, 2019.

For example

Dartmouth College

University of Bristol

Tuition & Aid

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, 2019.

Best

Aarhus University

0$

14 017$

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, 2019.

Best

Weizmann Institute of Science

0$

22 194$

3.grants per year per student
?

The average amount of funding that is available for a student per academic year (grants, scholarships and/or financial aid given to eligible students). Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Dartmouth College

61 398$

3 374$

4.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, 2019.

Best

University of Heidelberg

-100%

0%

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