Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University


Continente:
North America
Country:
United States of America United States of America
Address:
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0002, USA
Web Site:
www.vt.edu


About Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University:

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, commonly known as Virginia Tech and by the initialisms VT and VPI, is an American public, land-grant, research university with a main campus in Blacksburg, Virginia, educational facilities in six regions statewide, and a study-abroad site in Lugano, Switzerland. Through its Corps of Cadets ROTC program, Virginia Tech is also designated as one of six senior military colleges in the United States. As Virginia's third-largest university, Virginia Tech offers 225 undergraduate and graduate degree programs to some 30,600 students and manages a research portfolio of $513 million, the largest of any university in Virginia.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
World University Rankings 226 274 251 257 288 261 245 254 254 261 278 266 257

ByField

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agriculture 62 55 54 55 66 58 69 66 62 78 84 88
Engineering 97 77 76 82 90 91 89 93 110 120 131 129
Life Sciences - - 281 286 283 278 295 293 286 301-350 301-350 301-350
Medicine - - - - - - - - - 401-450 401-450 401-450
Natural Sciences 198 182 192 204 214 221 227 227 271 272 267 266
Social Sciences 218 212 158 230 201 184 182 179 163 180 189 169

BySubject

Subject 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agricultural Sciences - 82 66 91 94 90 74 110 130 125
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - 268
Chemical Engineering 76 57 49 55 85 88 103 137 144 147
Chemistry 194 232 204 192 219 200 237 263 268 260
Civil Engineering 50 43 41 56 40 38 45 58 62 67
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - 401-450
Computer Science 80 156 117 122 115 116 114 121 113 121
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - 124
Electrical Engineering 87 72 79 61 41 42 49 53 69 70
Environment / Ecology - 96 100 124 113 107 88 104 100 100
Geosciences 157 128 157 172 154 153 159 159 154 143
Immunology - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science 156 176 166 158 164 170 207 198 208 212
Mathematics 154 229 153 177 179 228 197 214 204 178
Mechanical Engineering 32 36 50 34 25 42 45 47 64 67
Microbiology - - - - - - - - - 151
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - -
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - - -
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - - - 401-450 351-400 351-400
Physics 218 258 280 289 297 - - 301-350 351-400 301-350
Plant & Animal Science - 52 45 45 52 58 63 65 61 70
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - 258
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - - 174
Space Science - - - - - - - - - -