Golden League
Tulane University

USA

Tulane University, 6823 St Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118, United States

187 World
rank
71 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1834
Short name:
TU
Type:
Public
Students:
11380
Faculty:
1350
Faculty/Students Ratio:
8
:
1
Web-site:
www.tulane.edu
Region:
North America
Location:
New Orleans, LA
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 187 68.16
Teaching 39 86.794
Research 315 53.195
International Diversity 488 36.365
Financial Sustainability 242 69.207
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 294 56.143
Research Perfomance Rankings 362 49.882
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TEACHING
World Rank: 39
Country rank: 25
Score: 86.794
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: 315
Country rank: 105
Score: 53.195
League: Bronze 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: 488
Country rank: 108
Score: 36.365
League: Copper 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: 242
Country rank: 87
Score: 69.207
League: Silver 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

Founded in 1834, Tulane is one of the most highly regarded and selective independent research universities in the United States. A member of the prestigious Association of American Universities, we take pride in being a part of this select group of universities with ?pre-eminent programs of graduate and professional education and scholarly research.? Our schools and colleges offer undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees in the liberal arts, science and engineering, architecture, business, law, social work, medicine and public health and tropical medicine.

Mission Statement

Tulane's purpose is to create, communicate and conserve knowledge in order to enrich the capacity of individuals, organizations and communities to think, to learn and to act and lead with integrity and wisdom. Tulane pursues this mission by cultivating an environment that focuses on learning and the generation of new knowledge; by expecting and rewarding teaching and research of extraordinarily high quality and impact; and by fostering community-building initiatives as well as scientific, cultural and social understanding that integrate with and strengthen learning and research. This mission is pursued in the context of the unique qualities of our location in New Orleans and our continual aspiration to be a truly distinctive international university.