University of Miami

University of Miami


Continente:
North America
Country:
United States of America United States of America
Address:
Coral Gables, FL 33124
Web Site:
www.miami.edu


About University of Miami:

University of Miami is a private institution that was founded in 1925. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 10,849, its setting is suburban, and the campus size is 239 acres. Located in Southern Florida, the University of Miami has an ideal location for students who love the outdoors. With popular spots like South Beach, the Florida Keys and Everglades National Park nearby, students have plenty of opportunities for water sports, hiking and sunbathing. Downtown Miami, also near to the school, is a thriving sports and cultural center. On campus, 2,500 students are involved in nearly 30 fraternities and sororities. Students can also choose from more than 300 clubs and organizations to join. Freshmen are required to live on campus and can live in one of the school’s five residential colleges. Modeled after the housing setup at England’s Oxford and Cambridge universities, the different communities combine living and learning with communal meals, poetry readings, sports and other activities. Freshmen who don't live in university housing are paired with an on-campus representative through the Commuter Assistant Program to help ease the transition into college. University of Miami Division I sports teams are known as the Hurricanes and compete in the Coastal Division of the Atlantic Coast Conference. The school’s mascot is Sebastian the Ibis, a species of marsh bird that is known for weathering tropical storms.The University of Miami is known as a research institution, and research opportunities begin at the undergraduate level.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
World University Rankings 122 108 132 127 113 139 125 143 145 149 156 174 181

ByField

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agriculture 206 214 207 152 - 228 239 234 243 282 300 301-350
Engineering 281 - - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500 451-500
Life Sciences 166 142 136 149 154 140 142 142 154 150 143 141
Medicine 56 80 71 59 75 65 68 78 79 82 93 90
Natural Sciences 236 234 192 202 247 222 289 261 - 301-350 351-400 401-450
Social Sciences 115 107 84 96 122 121 147 131 139 149 149 161

BySubject

Subject 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agricultural Sciences - - - - - - - 401-450 451-500 -
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - 243
Chemical Engineering 216 202 165 210 223 248 - - 401-450 451-500
Chemistry - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500 451-500
Civil Engineering 256 171 200 183 211 240 - - 301-350 301-350
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - 92
Computer Science - - - - - - - 451-500 401-450 -
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - 166
Electrical Engineering - - - - - - - 451-500 401-450 401-450
Environment / Ecology - 155 166 157 170 183 182 244 241 273
Geosciences 29 28 37 35 40 42 52 47 66 78
Immunology - - - - - - - - - 127
Materials Science - - - - - - - 451-500 401-450 401-450
Mathematics 248 266 276 - 285 270 264 279 301-350 301-350
Mechanical Engineering 287 - - - - - - - 451-500 401-450
Microbiology - - - - - - - - - -
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - 139
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - - 79
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - 219 191 189 188 214 192 195 196
Physics - - - - - - - - - -
Plant & Animal Science - 122 143 203 221 209 232 247 250 261
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - 82
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - - 175
Space Science - - - - - - - - - -