5 establishments of upper studying primarily based in Alabama made U.S. Information & World Report’s rating of one of the best international universities.
The record, with 2,005 universities, checked out colleges from the U.S. and greater than 90 different nations.
The rankings checked out 13 indicators measuring their educational analysis efficiency and their international and regional reputations, not on particular undergraduate or graduate applications.
Further information was offered by analytics agency Clarivate.
On the high of the record was Harvard College, adopted by the Massachusetts Institute of Expertise, Stanford College, College of California-Berkeley, Oxford, Columbia, College of Washington, Cambridge, California Institute of Expertise and Johns Hopkins.
The highest college in Alabama was UAB, at 147, which means it completed inside the high 10 p.c.
The varsity positioned inside the high 100 for infectious ailments, immunology, oncology, surgical procedure, cardiac, scientific medication, endocrinology and public well being.
“These spectacular rankings — primarily based on outlined metrics similar to variety of citations, publications and worldwide collaboration — communicate to UAB’s continued international competitiveness in analysis and innovation,” UAB President Ray Watts stated in a press release. “Our standing among the many high 10 p.c of universities worldwide is a testomony to the expertise and dedication of our college, employees and pupil investigators, who’ve achieved one more report yr of analysis awards and additional constructed upon our worldwide status for excellence.”
Subsequent was the College of Alabama at 470, with excessive rankings in economics, arts and humanities, physics, psychology and social sciences.
* Auburn College at 635, inserting extremely in plant and animal science, agricultural sciences, setting, and electrical and digital engineering.
*College of Alabama-Huntsville at 922, with excessive marks in engineering and area science.
*College of South Alabama at 1492, acknowledged for scientific medication.