University of Houston

University of Houston


Continente:
North America
Country:
United States of America United States of America
Address:
University of Houston, Houston, Texas 77204
Web Site:
www.uh.edu


About University of Houston:

University of Houston is a public institution that was founded in 1927. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 35,871, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 594 acres. The University of Houston is situated in one of the largest cities in the country, which puts students in an ideal location to find internships and research opportunities. The campus is located in downtown Houston, and freshmen are not required to live on campus. Each year, students turn the campus into a town called Fiesta City in time for the Frontier Fiesta, a string of concerts, talent shows, cook-offs and more. There are more than 400 student organizations to check out, including fraternities and sororities. With more than 40 centers, the University of Houston is devoted to research and community initiatives. There are a wide variety of graduate programs, including the University of Houston Law Center, which is well known for health care law and intellectual property law, as well as for its part-time law program.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
World University Rankings 335 369 376 378 396 352 365 382 362 353 362 392 399

ByField

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agriculture - - - - - - - - - - - -
Engineering 238 223 241 279 255 268 273 279 247 232 241 242
Life Sciences - - - - - - - - - 351-400 351-400 351-400
Medicine - - - - - - - - - 401-450 401-450 401-450
Natural Sciences 271 253 255 - 273 284 293 261 252 255 267 301-350
Social Sciences 165 221 157 159 193 191 204 204 219 225 207 221

BySubject

Subject 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agricultural Sciences - - - - - - - - - -
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - -
Chemical Engineering 172 219 223 249 - - - - 282 301-350
Chemistry 211 220 215 197 233 242 202 192 213 215
Civil Engineering 224 216 - - 258 244 268 - 265 273
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - 451-500
Computer Science 279 - 299 267 258 236 184 182 191 183
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - 127
Electrical Engineering 280 293 292 - 235 271 196 168 146 138
Environment / Ecology - - - - - - - - - -
Geosciences 275 240 234 236 240 263 227 253 228 266
Immunology - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science 273 - 248 240 283 268 235 188 193 220
Mathematics 208 282 289 220 261 267 260 265 301-350 291
Mechanical Engineering 267 - 257 228 280 272 288 293 301-350 301-350
Microbiology - - - - - - - - - -
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - -
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - - -
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - - - - - -
Physics - - - - - - - 301-350 301-350 351-400
Plant & Animal Science - - - - - - - - - -
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - 162
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - - 276
Space Science - - - - - - - - - -