Diamond League
Rice University

USA

Rice University, 6100 Main Street, Houston, TX 77005, United States

48 World
rank
29 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1912
Short name:
Rice
Type:
Private
Students:
6330
Faculty:
700
Faculty/Students Ratio:
9
:
1
Web-site:
www.rice.edu
Region:
North America
Location:
Houston, TX
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 48 82.706
Teaching 69 81.629
Research 107 80.295
International Diversity 108 77.147
Financial Sustainability 76 82.449
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 101 85.286
Research Perfomance Rankings 51 87.703
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TEACHING
World Rank: 69
Country rank: 36
Score: 81.629
League: Diamond League
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name
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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: 107
Country rank: 50
Score: 80.295
League: Golden 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: 108
Country rank: 10
Score: 77.147
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: 76
Country rank: 32
Score: 82.449
League: Diamond League
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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

Over 100 years, Rice University has been developing unconventional wisdom that transforms the lives of students and contributes to a better world. One of the top-ranked research universities in the country, Rice has highly respected schools of Architecture, Business, Continuing Studies, Engineering, Humanities, Music, Natural Sciences and Social Sciences. Rice?s residential college system builds close-knit communities and lifelong friendships. Located on a 300-acre forested campus in the nation?s fourth largest city, Rice is just minutes from downtown Houston, the Museum District and the world?s largest medical center.

Mission Statement

As a leading research university with a distinctive commitment to undergraduate education, Rice University aspires to pathbreaking research, unsurpassed teaching, and contributions to the betterment of our world. It seeks to fulfill this mission by cultivating a diverse community of learning and discovery that produces leaders across the spectrum of human endeavor.