ANN ARBOR – The University of Michigan remains the leading public university for the third consecutive year on the QS World University Rankings 2018-19 list, and 20th in the world.
In addition to skipping a spot from 21st place last year, it was also the only public university in the US. UU Which was ranked among the first 25.
The University of California-Berkeley arrived just after U-M in 27th place.
"Michigan has been praised for having high standards of research, and the university's extensive postgraduate program offers doctoral degrees in humanities, social sciences and STEM fields (science, technology, engineering and mathematics), as well as professional degrees in architecture. , business, medicine, law, pharmacy, nursing, social work, public health and dentistry ". – QS World University Rankings
The description also commended U-M for having one of the largest student bases in the world, more than 1,500 student clubs and organizations, and its history of student activism.
Launched in 2004, the QS World University Rankings considers six factors: academic reputation, teacher-student ratio, appointments by faculty, reputation of the employer, proportion of international teachers and proportion of international students.
This year, the ranking was expanded to more than 950 universities in 85 countries, up to 60 schools last year.
See the full list here.
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