About University of Oklahoma, Norman:

University of Oklahoma is a public institution that was founded in 1890. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 22,436, its setting is city, and the campus size is 3,522 acres. The University of Oklahoma, known as OU for short, is a large, public research institution in Norman. About 25 percent of students opt to join the school's large Greek system, made up of more than 40 fraternities and sororities. In addition, there are more than 300 other student clubs and organizations. All freshmen are required to live on the school’s campus, which is also home to the National Weather Center. Undergraduates from any major program can apply to conduct research at the National Weather Center during the summer. There are many programs for graduate students, too, including those offered through the Michael F. Price College of Business, the College of Law, College of Medicine and College of Engineering. OU also has a well-regarded physician assistant training program.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
World University Rankings 196 252 351 353 376 352 328 344 385 404 410 427 446

ByField

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agriculture 255 272 242 270 - 261 267 257 216 237 216 258
Engineering - - - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500 451-500
Life Sciences 235 - - - - - - - - 401-450 401-450 451-500
Medicine 174 - - - - - - - - 451-500 - -
Natural Sciences - 278 - 300 273 226 243 300 295 280 282 292
Social Sciences 183 189 196 150 164 175 204 204 233 225 245 235

BySubject

Subject 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agricultural Sciences - - - - - - - 351-400 401-450 451-500
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - -
Chemical Engineering 265 246 201 249 - - - - 351-400 301-350
Chemistry - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500 451-500
Civil Engineering 189 238 207 209 222 224 224 253 285 285
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - -
Computer Science - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500 451-500
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - 157
Electrical Engineering - - - - - - - 451-500 401-450 401-450
Environment / Ecology - 183 177 173 188 169 148 173 155 184
Geosciences 125 172 134 115 102 139 114 87 85 96
Immunology - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500 451-500
Mathematics - - - - - - - - 401-450 451-500
Mechanical Engineering - - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500
Microbiology - - - - - - - - - 259
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - -
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - - -
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500 451-500
Physics 279 258 262 206 240 279 272 279 290 280
Plant & Animal Science - 276 - - 280 - - 291 246 285
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - 294
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - - 283
Space Science - - - - - - - - - 226