World League
Florida International University

USA

Florida International University - Modesto A. Maidique Campus, 11200 Southwest 8th Street, Miami, FL 33174, United States

564 World
rank
134 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1965
Short name:
FIU
Type:
Public
Students:
32570
Faculty:
1260
Faculty/Students Ratio:
26
:
1
Web-site:
www.fiu.edu
Region:
North America
Location:
University Park, FL
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 564 36.251
Teaching 615 25.377
Research 476 38.456
International Diversity 386 46.834
Financial Sustainability 423 53.678
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 553 20.822
Research Perfomance Rankings 417 44.770
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TEACHING
World Rank: 615
Country rank: 135
Score: 25.377
League: World 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: 476
Country rank: 135
Score: 38.456
League: Copper League
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name
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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: 386
Country rank: 86
Score: 46.834
League: Bronze League
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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: 423
Country rank: 127
Score: 53.678
League: Copper League
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name
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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

As Miami`s first and only public research university, offering bachelor`s, master`s, and doctoral degrees, FIU is worlds ahead in its service to the academic and local community. Designated as a top-tier research institution, FIU emphasizes research as a major component in the university`s mission. The Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine and the School of Computing and Information Sciences` Discovery Lab, are just two of many colleges, schools, and centers that actively enhance the university`s ability to set new standards through research initiatives. For almost 50 years, FIU has positioned itself as one of South Florida`s anchor institutions by tackling some of the greatest challenges. The university is dedicated to enriching the lives of the local and global community. Through an annual TEDxFIU event, FIU share`s student, faculty and alumni ideas with the world. With a student body of more than 50,000, we are among the top 10 largest universities in the nation. We have collectively graduated more than 200,000 alumni, 115,000 of whom live and work in South Florida. The university has two main campuses, the 344-acre Modesto A. Maidique Campus (MMC) in western Miami-Dade County, and the water front 200-acre Biscayne Bay Campus in northeast Miami-Dade County. The Graham Center at the MMC, and the Wolfe University Center at the Biscayne Bay Campus are among the most frequented campus facilities. Our 18 intercollegiate athletic teams compete in the NCAA, Division 1.

Mission Statement

Florida International University is an urban, multi-campus, public research university serving its students and the diverse population of South Florida. We are committed to high-quality teaching, state-of-the-art research and creative activity, and collaborative engagement with our local and global communities.