University of Washington, Seattle
University of Washington, Seattle

Continente: North America

Country: United States

Address: University of Washington, 1410 NE Campus Parkway, Seattle, Washington, 98195-5852, United States of America

Web Site: www.washington.edu



About University of Washington, Seattle:

The University of Washington is a public research university in Seattle, Washington. Founded in 1861, Washington was first established in downtown Seattle approximately a decade after the city's founding to aid its economic development. Today, the university's 703-acre main Seattle campus is situated in the University District above the Montlake Cut, within the urban Puget Sound region of the Pacific Northwest. The university has two additional campuses in Tacoma and Bothell. Overall, UW encompasses over 500 buildings and over 20 million gross square footage of space, including one of the largest library systems in the world with over 26 university libraries, as well as the UW Tower, lecture halls, art centers, museums, laboratories, stadiums, and conference centers. The university offers bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees through 140 departments in various colleges and schools, sees about 46,000 in total student enrollment every year, and functions on a quarter system.



World University Rankings

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ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - 24 27 21 28 175 20 24 26 23 21 21
Engineering - 22 16 26 31 29 29 34 46 56 49 69
Life Sciences - 7 9 8 5 5 7 7 9 10 10 11
Clinical Medicine - 5 7 6 10 8 9 6 8 6 7 7
Natural Sciences - 12 9 10 11 10 11 14 16 16 16 18
Social Sciences - 6 7 7 7 9 9 6 4 4 5 8

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - 93 175 157 162 151 150 153 221
Chemistryical Engineering - - - 116 111 111 81 91 117 117 101 115
Chemistry - - - 29 28 35 38 41 58 53 49 61
Civil Engineering - - - 58 62 65 74 74 87 109 109 95
Computer Science - - - 25 28 16 25 29 37 47 50 72
Electrical Engineering - - - 31 30 28 34 41 51 57 69 74
Environment / Ecology - - - - 18 11 6 10 14 13 8 10
Geosciences - - - 2 2 3 3 4 4 4 4 5
Materials Science - - - 16 18 15 16 24 34 41 37 46
Mathematics - - - 8 9 11 10 12 18 18 22 18
Mechanical Engineering - - - 127 98 120 183 178 152 159 196 215
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - 5 5 8 3 3 3 4
Physics - - - 17 20 18 24 22 28 26 26 29
Plant & Animal Science - - - - 36 35 33 30 33 25 29 29