98points

University of Vienna

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University of Vienna review: 24 facts and highlights

University of Vienna
University of Vienna
98
points

Why is University of Vienna better than the average?

  • Tuition fees per year
    1009$vs13181.84$
  • Tuition fees per year for international students
    1924$vs20537.32$
  • Library collection
    7026496vs4947128.46
  • Academic staff
    6732vs2482.15
  • Number of partner universities
    406vs211.24
  • Year established
    1365vs1846.27
  • Enrolled students
    94000vs28141.11
  • Undergraduate students
    81986vs18525.77

Key facts and rankings

General info

1.academic staff

6732

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

2.number of partner universities

406

Number of partner universities and research institutions shows how big are students' opportunities for exchanges and conducting research abroad. Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

University of Rome La Sapienza

914

3.year established

1365

The university's long history can indicate excellent traditions and more resources. Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

University of Oxford

1096

4.highly cited researchers

3

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, 2019.

Best

Stanford University

103

Admissions

1.enrolled students

94000

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

Best

University of Rome La Sapienza

128963

2.graduate students

10500

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

3.undergraduate students

81986

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

4.percentage of female students

63%

Percentages of female and male students show how balanced the university is regarding gender. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

United Arab Emirates University

75.7%

5.enrolled international students

37%

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%

6.students from international exchange programs

1088

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, 2019.

Best

New York University

8660

Facilities

1.library collection

7026496

With a bigger library collection, the university can offer more books, magazines, online resources, etc. to its students. Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Australian National University

65500000

2.Has university dormitories
University of Vienna

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.

For example

University of Goettingen

3.Has a museum
University of Vienna

Source: university's official website, 2019.

4.number of museums

2

Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

Best

University of Rome La Sapienza

21

Rankings

1.position on Times Higher Education ranking

162

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

2.U.S. News rank

160

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

3.ARWU rank

194

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, 2019.

Best

Harvard University

1

Honors

1.Nobel laureats alumni

5

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

2.Nobel laureats staff

5

Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2019.

Best

Harvard University

66

3.Is a member of the Ivy League
University of Vienna

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

Tuition & Aid

1.tuition fees per year

1009$

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$

2.tuition fees per year for international students

1924$

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$

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