Silver League
University of Georgia

USA

University of Georgia, Terrell Hall Athens, GA 30602, USA

208 World
rank
75 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1785
Short name:
UGA
Type:
Public
Students:
33120
Faculty:
1670
Faculty/Students Ratio:
20
:
1
Web-site:
www.uga.edu
Region:
North America
Location:
Athens, Georgia
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 208 65.261
Teaching 252 59.229
Research 182 69.5
International Diversity 336 52.027
Financial Sustainability 225 70.982
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 134 80.392
Research Perfomance Rankings 255 61.405
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TEACHING
World Rank: 252
Country rank: 88
Score: 59.229
League: Silver 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: 182
Country rank: 68
Score: 69.5
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: 336
Country rank: 72
Score: 52.027
League: Bronze League
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name
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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: 225
Country rank: 79
Score: 70.982
League: Silver 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

The University of Georgia, founded in 1785, and commonly referred to as UGA or simply Georgia, is an American land-grant and sea grant research university. Its primary location is a 759-acre (3.07 km2) campus in the college town of Athens, Georgia, approximately an hour's drive from Atlanta, Georgia. It is considered the State of Georgia's flagship university. The university is ranked 20th overall among all public national universities in the current U.S. News & World Report rankings, and consistently ranks as high as 101st among all the top international universities in the world. While having high overall ratings, Georgia ranks in the top 10 for evaluations in several fields of study. The university is a part of the University System of Georgia, is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. It is classified as a 'Research University / Very High Research Activity' with a 'More Selective' student body by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.

Mission Statement

The University of Georgia, a land-grant and sea-grant university with state-wide commitments and responsibilities, is the state's flagship institution of higher education. It is also the state's oldest, most comprehensive and most diversified institution of higher education. Its motto, 'to teach, to serve and to inquire into the nature of things,' reflects the university's integral and unique role in the conservation and enhancement of the state's and nation's intellectual, cultural and environmental heritage.