University of Massachusetts, Amherst
University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Continente: North America

Country: United States

Address: MA 01003Amherst, MA MA 01003United States

Web Site: www.umass.edu



About University of Massachusetts, Amherst:

A leading center for public higher education in the Northeast, the University of Massachusetts Amherst has gained a reputation for excellence in a growing number of fields for its wide and varied academic offerings and for its expanding historic roles in education, research, and public service. The flagship campus of the Commonwealth's University system, the University of Massachusetts Amherst is a major research university enrolling 29,000 students, from 48 United States and over 60 countries. Its 10 schools and colleges offer over 100 undergraduate majors, 75 master's and 47 doctoral programs. Sponsored research activities total more than $100 million a year. Located on 1,460-acres in the scenic Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts, the campus provides a rich cultural environment in a rural setting close to major urban centers. As a member of the Five College consortium, the university shares a mutually rewarding relationship with students from Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, and Smith colleges.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
World University Rankings 119 177 200 197 160 191 176 181 220 212 207 206

ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - 90 88 81 67 38 68 71 90 77 76 63
Engineering - 106 127 98 127 142 133 138 191 212 199 192
Life Sciences - 214 255 245 262 228 230 251 271 294 296 301-350
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - - 351-400 401-450
Natural Sciences - 74 98 88 82 100 88 93 109 90 93 89
Social Sciences - 111 152 144 167 164 131 155 172 163 151 163

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - 40 38 28 35 40 17 17 14
Chemistryical Engineering - - - 35 46 56 51 75 99 121 123 120
Chemistry - - - 89 110 106 95 99 119 101 108 105
Civil Engineering - - - 74 102 116 100 116 131 145 125 146
Computer Science - - - 180 216 192 256 238 245 253 262 301-350
Electrical Engineering - - - 221 - 259 268 245 297 - 301-350 301-350
Environment / Ecology - - - - 71 94 73 75 100 113 94 89
Geosciences - - - 191 148 154 142 169 176 163 152 168
Materials Science - - - 80 117 124 124 129 132 133 133 126
Mathematics - - - 136 - 298 - 247 267 285 279 301-350
Mechanical Engineering - - - 96 101 176 152 209 249 264 256 267
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - 255 226 211 - 282 254 227
Physics - - - 77 71 81 80 93 99 85 74 76
Plant & Animal Science - - - - 125 134 137 144 140 165 165 151