Diamond League
University of North Carolina

USA

University of North Carolina, Office of the Chancellor 103 South Building Campus Box 9100 Chapel Hill NC 27599-9100, United States

34 World
rank
23 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1789
Short name:
UNC system
Type:
Public
Students:
26520
Faculty:
3620
Faculty/Students Ratio:
7
:
1
Web-site:
www.northcarolina.edu
Region:
North America
Location:
Chapel Hill, NC
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 34 84.386
Teaching 23 90.014
Research 90 81.347
International Diversity 301 56.454
Financial Sustainability 84 81.743
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 33 95.286
Research Perfomance Rankings 118 78.710
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TEACHING
World Rank: 23
Country rank: 16
Score: 90.014
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: 90
Country rank: 43
Score: 81.347
League: Diamond 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: 301
Country rank: 66
Score: 56.454
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: 84
Country rank: 36
Score: 81.743
League: Diamond League
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weight
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name
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weight
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

A public four-year research institution located in Chapel Hill, N.C., Orange County. • Chartered in 1789 as the first state university in the United States; classes began in 1795. • Regularly ranked as the best value for academic quality in U.S. public higher education. • Ranks among the top public universities in research support. FY 2014, faculty attracted nearly $793 million in research grants and contracts. • Faculty -- 3,667 (fall 2014) • Staff -- 8,297 (fall 2014) • Student enrollment -- 29,135 (fall 2014) • Regularly ranked as a most beautiful college with a campus of over 700 acres. • Recognized as a “Green College”, there are 15 LEED certified building on campus of which two are gold and one is platinum certified. • Since 2012, three major buildings dedicated; Koury Oral Health Sciences Center, Genome Sciences Building and Marsico Hall. • UNC Health Care Facilities adjacent to the University include N.C. Memorial Hospital, N.C. Children’s Hospital, N.C. Women’s Hospital, N.C. Neurosciences Hospital, and N.C. Cancer Hospital.

Mission Statement

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the nation`s first public university, serves North Carolina, the United States and the world through teaching, research and public service. We embrace an unwavering commitment to excellence as one of the world`s great research universities. Our mission is to serve as a center for research, scholarship and creativity and to teach a diverse community of undergraduate, graduate and professional students to become the next generation of leaders. Through the efforts of our exceptional faculty and staff, and with generous support from North Carolina`s citizens, we invest our knowledge and resources to enhance access to learning and to foster the success and prosperity of each rising generation. We also extend knowledge-based services and other resources of the University to the citizens of North Carolina and their institutions to enhance the quality of life for all people in the State.