About University of Tennessee, Knoxville:

The University of Tennessee (also referred to as The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, UT Knoxville, UTK, or UT) is a public sun- and land-grant university in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States. Founded in 1794, two years before Tennessee became the 16th state, it is the flagship campus of the University of Tennessee system, with nine undergraduate colleges and eleven graduate colleges. Also affiliated with the university are the Howard H. Baker, Jr. Center for Public Policy, the University of Tennessee Anthropological Research Facility, and the University of Tennessee Arboretum, which occupies 250 acres (100 ha) of nearby Oak Ridge and features hundreds of species of plants indigenous to the region. The university is a direct partner of the University of Tennessee Medical Center, which is one of two Level I trauma centers in East Tennessee.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
World University Rankings 141 215 232 218 232 213 193 198 204 216 232 228 207

ByField

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agriculture 82 66 89 74 108 78 62 69 83 92 95 135
Engineering 112 114 105 120 121 119 128 115 136 131 112 89
Life Sciences - - 287 - 283 290 286 - - 351-400 351-400 351-400
Medicine - - - - - - - - - 351-400 351-400 401-450
Natural Sciences 145 157 121 123 122 103 104 106 123 147 134 104
Social Sciences 124 217 172 181 158 145 175 200 188 190 205 180

BySubject

Subject 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agricultural Sciences - 132 108 101 107 97 100 120 128 246
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - 256
Chemical Engineering 209 144 144 146 192 169 188 117 90 77
Chemistry 204 192 181 155 162 173 176 199 172 135
Civil Engineering 265 213 166 165 160 146 145 165 103 124
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - 451-500
Computer Science 192 140 261 193 174 161 174 244 264 227
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - 104
Electrical Engineering 151 152 136 169 172 132 132 172 183 168
Environment / Ecology - 75 63 86 87 91 99 124 120 129
Geosciences 221 215 212 205 222 233 234 262 285 283
Immunology - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science 75 99 106 105 117 91 82 96 83 61
Mathematics - - 276 - 238 170 293 222 222 272
Mechanical Engineering 113 131 171 189 220 186 189 232 279 285
Microbiology - - - - - - - - - 110
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - -
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - - -
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500 451-500
Physics 90 95 81 80 82 70 85 98 99 67
Plant & Animal Science - 77 113 78 66 69 62 67 68 108
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - 294
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - - 214
Space Science - - - - - - - - - 254