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Waseda University review: 29 facts and highlights

Waseda University
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Waseda University

Why is Waseda University better than the average?

  • Tuition fees per year
    ?

    10 403$vs13 181.84 005 154 639$
  • Alumni network
    ?

    580000vs174282.16
  • Library collection
    ?

    5553000vs4947128.46
  • Extracurricular activities
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    572vs336.99
  • Admission rate
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    16%vs37.67%
  • Cost of room and board
    ?

    2 709$vs7 983.388 823 529 412$
  • Academic staff
    ?

    6412vs2482.15
  • Tuition fees per year for international students
    ?

    10 403$vs20 537.317 357 512 955$

General info

1.alumni network
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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, 2019.

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University of Illinois at Chicago

600000

580000

2.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, 2019.

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Pennsylvania State University

1200

572

3.number of partner universities
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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

417

4.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

6412

5.Highly cited researchers
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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.

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Stanford University

103

2

6.endowment
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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

3.41$ billion

Admissions

1.admission rate
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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%

16%

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

54113

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%

6.7%

4.students from international exchange programs
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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.

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New York University

8660

229

5.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.

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University of Rome La Sapienza

108648

44756

6.graduate students
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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

9357

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, 2019.

Best

Australian National University

65500000

5553000

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, 2019.

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Bauman Moscow State Technical University

0$

2 709$

3.campus size
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Campus size in square kilometers. Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Saint-Petersburg State University

200km²

2.11km²

4.sports facilities
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Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Texas A&M University

30

1

5.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.

Waseda University
6.Has a museum
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Source: university's official website, 2019.

Waseda University

Rankings

1.position on Times Higher Education ranking
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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

399

2.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, 2019.

Best

Harvard University

1

398

Honors

1.Is a member of the Ivy League
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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.

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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$

10 403$

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$

10 403$

3.average financial aid
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A general amount of financial aid for students in millions of dollars. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

University of Georgia

43978445$ million

195$ million

4.grants per year per student
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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$

2 013$

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