About Auburn University:

Auburn University is a public land-, sea-, and space-grant university with strong academic and research programs in engineering, agriculture, natural resources, and the life and physical sciences, as well as additional doctoral and professional programs in architecture, business, education, forestry and wildlife sciences, human sciences, the liberal arts, nursing, pharmacy, mathematics, and veterinary medicine. Auburn University is dedicated to providing opportunities for all students to succeed and to engage in socially fulfilling and educationally purposeful experiences inside and outside the classroom. Beyond the campus, AU provides principal academic support for Alabama’s agricultural, construction and manufacturing industries and is the primary source of instruction and research for Alabama’s emerging aerospace, automotive, microelectronics and wireless technology industries. In 2014, Auburn and its graduates had an economic impact of $5.1 billion on the state of Alabama, including $1.9 billion in direct University contributions to the economy– a 7-to-1 return on the state's appropriation to Auburn – and a $3.2 billion impact in alumni earning power.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
World University Rankings 398 - - - - - - - - - 601-650 601-650 601-650

ByField

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agriculture 153 172 195 193 - 168 173 216 213 206 213 237
Engineering - - - - - - - - - 401-450 401-450 401-450
Life Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
Medicine - - - - - - - - - - - -
Natural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
Social Sciences - - - - - 285 - - - 301-350 290 293

BySubject

Subject 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agricultural Sciences - 234 - 252 238 258 - 301-350 278 281
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - -
Chemical Engineering 198 243 249 201 218 207 206 259 267 285
Chemistry - - - - - - - - - -
Civil Engineering - - 294 - - - - - 289 301-350
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - -
Computer Science - - - - - - - 301-350 301-350 301-350
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - 152
Electrical Engineering 221 - - - - - - 301-350 301-350 351-400
Environment / Ecology - 290 230 218 222 - 294 300 277 284
Geosciences - - - - - - - - - -
Immunology - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science - - - - - - - 401-450 451-500 401-450
Mathematics - - - - - - - - - -
Mechanical Engineering 256 - - 270 194 217 243 268 287 274
Microbiology - - - - - - - - - -
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - -
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - - -
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - - - - - -
Physics - - - - - - - - - -
Plant & Animal Science - 118 110 111 108 126 106 110 132 131
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - 261
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - - 351-400
Space Science - - - - - - - - - -