University of Wisconsin-Madison

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison

  • #=83 QS Global World Ranking
  • PublicStatus
  • Very HighResearch Output
  • 40,700Total Students
  • 5,332Faculty
  • 5,458Int'l Students

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The University of Wisconsin-Madison is a public research university with a 378 hectare campus which contains a hospital, botanical gardens, an on-campus dairy farm and a music hall. The US university enjoys a very good academic reputation and a very high level of research, and was ranked among the top 100 universities in the world for employability in the Graduate Employability Rankings 2017, partly due to its impressive alumni outcomes. The university ranks among the top 20 universities in the world in the  QS World University Rankings by Subject for:  
  • Geography 
  • History 
  • Chemical engineering 
  • Agriculture and forestry 
  • Communication and media studies 
  • Education and training 
  • Sociology 

About

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is a public research university with a 378 hectare campus which contains a hospital, botanical gardens, an on-campus dairy farm and a music hall. The US university enjoys a very good academic reputation and a very high level of research, and was ranked among the top 100 universities in the world for employability in the Graduate Employability Rankings 2017, partly due to its impressive alumni outcomes. The university ranks among the top 20 universities in the world in the  QS World University Rankings by Subject for:  
  • Geography 
  • History 
  • Chemical engineering 
  • Agriculture and forestry 
  • Communication and media studies 
  • Education and training 
  • Sociology 

University highlights

QS World University Ranking

  • 2012
    #38
  • 2014
    #37
  • 2015
    #=41
  • 2016
    #54
  • 2017
    #=53
  • 2018
    #55
  • 2019
    #53
  • 2020
    #56
  • 2021
    #65
  • 2022
    #=75
  • 2023
    #=83

Ranking criteria

63.7
Overall
82.4
Academic Reputation
48.1
Employer Reputation
70.6
Faculty Student Ratio
41.9
Citations per Faculty
37.7
International Faculty Ratio
23.8
International Students Ratio
93.2
International Research Network
84.6
Employment Outcomes

Student & Staff

Total students
40,700

26%
74%

International students
5,458

46%
54%

Total faculty staff
5,332

1188
4144

Total students
40,700

26%
74%

International students
5,458

46%
54%

Total faculty staff
5,332

4144
1188
QS Stars is a rating system that helps you select the right university based on your interests. It provides a detailed look at an institution, identifying which universities rate highest in the specific topics that matter to you, like facilities, graduate employability, social responsibility, inclusiveness, and more.

Campus locations

University of Wisconsin-Madison,

University of Wisconsin-Madison , Madison , Wisconsin , United States , 53706

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