State University of New York, Albany
State University of New York, Albany

Continente: North America

Country: United States

Address: 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222

Web Site: www.albany.edu



About State University of New York, Albany:

The State University of New York at Albany, also known as University at Albany, SUNY Albany or UAlbany, is a public research university with campuses in the New York cities of Albany and Rensselaer and the Township of Guilderland, United States. Founded in 1844, it carries out undergraduate and graduate education, research, and service. It is a part of the State University of New York (SUNY) system. The University has three campuses: the Uptown Campus in Albany and Guilderland, the Downtown Campus in Albany, and the Health Sciences Campus in the City of Rensselaer, just across the Hudson River. The University enrolls approximately 17,750 students in nine schools and colleges, which offer 50 undergraduate majors and 125 graduate degree programs. The University's academic choices include new and emerging fields in public policy, homeland security, globalization, documentary studies, biotechnology, bio-instrumentation, and informatics. Through the UAlbany and SUNY-wide exchange programs, students have more than 600 study-abroad programs to choose from, as well as government and business internship opportunities in New York’s capital and surrounding region. The Honors College, which opened in fall 2006, offers opportunities for well-prepared students to work closely with faculty. The UAlbany faculty had $103.0 million in research expenditures in 2016-17. for work advancing discovery in a wide range of fields. The research enterprise is in four areas: social science, public policy, life sciences and atmospheric sciences. SUNY Albany offers many cultural benefits, such as a contemporary art museum and the New York State Writers Institute. UAlbany plays a major role in the economic development of the Capital District and New York State. An economic impact study in 2004 estimated UAlbany’s economic impact to be $1.1 billion annually in New York State — $1 billion of that in the Capital Region.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
World University Rankings 288 360 351 349 391 437 397 417 445 451 448 475

ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - - 214 153 287 - - 286 - - 301-350 301-350
Engineering - - - 288 - - - - - - - -
Life Sciences - - 283 - - - - - - - 401-450 451-500
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - - 351-400 351-400
Natural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - 351-400 351-400
Social Sciences - 138 127 135 129 184 169 171 187 195 194 189

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - 351-400 301-350
Chemistryical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - -
Chemistry - - - - - - - - - - - -
Civil Engineering - - - 46 137 119 116 119 136 199 200 202
Computer Science - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500
Electrical Engineering - - - 271 - - - - - - 451-500 451-500
Environment / Ecology - - - - 165 195 184 178 191 212 223 221
Geosciences - - - 163 127 177 185 190 168 180 169 182
Materials Science - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mathematics - - - - - - - - - - - 401-450
Mechanical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - -
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - - - - - - 401-450 401-450
Physics - - - - - - 300 - - - 351-400 351-400
Plant & Animal Science - - - - - - - - - - - -