University of Massachusetts, Amherst

University of Massachusetts, Amherst


Continente:
North America
Country:
United States of America United States of America
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 2019
World University Rankings 119 177 200 197 160 191 176 181 220 212 207 206 237

ByField

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agriculture 90 88 81 67 38 68 71 90 77 76 63 73
Engineering 106 127 98 127 142 133 138 191 212 199 192 224
Life Sciences 214 255 245 262 228 230 251 271 294 296 301-350 293
Medicine - - - - - - - - - 351-400 401-450 401-450
Natural Sciences 74 98 88 82 100 88 93 109 90 93 89 121
Social Sciences 111 152 144 167 164 131 155 172 163 151 163 148

BySubject

Subject 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agricultural Sciences - 40 38 28 35 40 17 17 14 17
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - 184
Chemical Engineering 35 46 56 51 75 99 121 123 120 162
Chemistry 89 110 106 95 99 119 101 108 105 125
Civil Engineering 74 102 116 100 116 131 145 125 146 160
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - 451-500
Computer Science 180 216 192 256 238 245 253 262 301-350 245
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - 136
Electrical Engineering 221 - 259 268 245 297 - 301-350 301-350 254
Environment / Ecology - 71 94 73 75 100 113 94 89 105
Geosciences 191 148 154 142 169 176 163 152 168 205
Immunology - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science 80 117 124 124 129 132 133 133 126 146
Mathematics 136 - 298 - 247 267 285 279 301-350 296
Mechanical Engineering 96 101 176 152 209 249 264 256 267 268
Microbiology - - - - - - - - - 231
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - -
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - - -
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - 255 226 211 - 282 254 227 242
Physics 77 71 81 80 93 99 85 74 76 135
Plant & Animal Science - 125 134 137 144 140 165 165 151 167
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - 202
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - - 155
Space Science - - - - - - - - - 78