Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Continente: North America

Country: United States

Address: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0002, USA

Web Site: www.vt.edu



About Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University:

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, commonly known as Virginia Tech and by the initialisms VT and VPI, is an American public, land-grant, research university with a main campus in Blacksburg, Virginia, educational facilities in six regions statewide, and a study-abroad site in Lugano, Switzerland. Through its Corps of Cadets ROTC program, Virginia Tech is also designated as one of six senior military colleges in the United States. As Virginia's third-largest university, Virginia Tech offers 225 undergraduate and graduate degree programs to some 30,600 students and manages a research portfolio of $513 million, the largest of any university in Virginia.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
World University Rankings 226 274 251 257 288 261 245 254 254 261 278 266

ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - 62 55 54 55 66 58 69 66 62 78 84
Engineering - 97 77 76 82 90 91 89 93 110 120 131
Life Sciences - - - 281 286 283 278 295 293 286 301-350 301-350
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - - 401-450 401-450
Natural Sciences - 198 182 192 204 214 221 227 227 271 272 267
Social Sciences - 218 212 158 230 201 184 182 179 163 180 189

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - 82 66 91 94 90 74 110 130
Chemistryical Engineering - - - 76 57 49 55 85 88 103 137 144
Chemistry - - - 194 232 204 192 219 200 237 263 268
Civil Engineering - - - 50 43 41 56 40 38 45 58 62
Computer Science - - - 80 156 117 122 115 116 114 121 113
Electrical Engineering - - - 87 72 79 61 41 42 49 53 69
Environment / Ecology - - - - 96 100 124 113 107 88 104 100
Geosciences - - - 157 128 157 172 154 153 159 159 154
Materials Science - - - 156 176 166 158 164 170 207 198 208
Mathematics - - - 154 229 153 177 179 228 197 214 204
Mechanical Engineering - - - 32 36 50 34 25 42 45 47 64
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - - - - - - 401-450 351-400
Physics - - - 218 258 280 289 297 - - 301-350 351-400
Plant & Animal Science - - - - 52 45 45 52 58 63 65 61