Diamond League
Carnegie Mellon University

USA

Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States

32 World
rank
22 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1900
Short name:
CMU
Type:
Private
Students:
11890
Faculty:
900
Faculty/Students Ratio:
13
:
1
Web-site:
www.cmu.edu
Region:
North America
Location:
Pittsburgh, PA
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 32 84.533
Teaching 72 81.214
Research 59 84.918
International Diversity 134 72.985
Financial Sustainability 20 88.197
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 33 95.286
Research Perfomance Rankings 49 87.921
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TEACHING
World Rank: 72
Country rank: 38
Score: 81.214
League: Diamond League
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 59
Country rank: 31
Score: 84.918
League: Diamond League
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 134
Country rank: 15
Score: 72.985
League: Golden League
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 20
Country rank: 8
Score: 88.197
League: Diamond League
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10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Carnegie Mellon University is a top-tier global research university that has been a birthplace of innovation since its founding in 1900. Our award-winning faculty work closely with students in the classroom, laboratory and performance studio to produce breakthroughs that impact people?s lives. Our students are recruited by some of the world?s most successful and innovative companies, from Broadway to Bangalore. Carnegie Mellon is recognized for its leading arts, business, design, engineering, science and technology programs, and also for its entrepreneurial culture. Carnegie Mellon alumni, students, faculty and staff have advanced their novel ideas from the laboratory to the marketplace, creating more than 1,000 new companies around the world in the last 15 years. The university ranks first among U.S. institutions without a medical school in the number of startup companies created per research dollar spent since 2007, according to the Association of University Technology Managers. In addition to U.S. locations in Pittsburgh, Pa., and Silicon Valley, Calif., Carnegie Mellon has a campus in Doha, Qatar, and offers degree programs in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and Latin America. More than 95,000 Carnegie Mellon alumni around the world embody founder Andrew Carnegie?s famous words, `My heart is in the work`.

Mission Statement

Carnegie Mellon will meet the changing needs of society by building on its traditions of innovation, problem solving, and interdisciplinarity. It is our mission to create and disseminate knowledge and art through research and creative inquiry, teaching, and learning, and to transfer our intellectual and artistic product to enhance society in meaningful and sustainable ways; to serve our students by teaching them problem solving, leadership and teamwork skills, and the value of a commitment to quality, ethical behavior, and respect for others; and to achieve these ends by pursuing the advantages of a diverse and relatively small university community, open to the exchange of ideas, where discovery, creativity, and personal and professional development can flourish.