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Rankings for Purdue University

Name of Ranking Publication 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
4International Colleges & Universities 9 17 17 21 15
Academic Ranking of World Universities - Shanghai Jiao Tong  World Rank 61 56 57 60  
Academic Ranking of World Universities - Shanghai Jiao Tong  National Rank 40 38 38 38  
ARWU Alumni score 15.6 14.3 14.1 13.9  
ARWU Award score 23.2 23.8 23.2 23.1  
ARWU Highly Cited score 29.8 28.9 28.9 27.7  
ARWU Nature&Science publications score 23.8 25.6 26.7 25.8  
ARWU Publications score 50.1 50.8 49.6 49.5  
ARWU PCP score 20.5 20.8 21.7 22.2  
ARWU Broad Subject Fields          
ARWU Science - Natural Sciences and Mathematics 46 47 46 51-75  
ARWU Engineering/Technology and Computer Sciences 14 10 10 14  
ARWU Life & Agriculture Sciences 76-100 101-150 101-150 76-100  
ARWU Social Sciences 52-75 51-75 51-75 76-100  
ARWU Subject Fields          
ARWU Mathematics 52-75 51-75 51-75 51-75  
ARWU Physics NR 101-150 101-150 101-150  
ARWU Chemistry 19 19 20 21  
ARWU Computer Science 18 20 19 21  
ARWU Economics/Business 51-75 51-75 51-75 51-75  
Brookings Institute Mid Career Earnings Value Added Score         86
Brookings Institute Occupational Earnings Value Added Score         94
Brookings Institute Loan Repayment Value Added Score         83
Business Week Full-Time MBA Programs NA 41 NA 43  
Business Week Undergraduate Busines School Programs 61 45 58 57  
CWUR - Center for World Universiy Rankings World Rank NA 42 38 52  
CWUR - Center for World Universiy Rankings National Rank NA 30 26 33  
CWUR Faculty Rank NA 49 52 54  
CWUR Publications Rank NA 61 71 72  
CWUR Influence Rank NA >100 >100 87  
CWUR Citations Rank NA 58 65 73  
CWUR Patents Rank NA 19 36 20  
CWUR Education Rank NA 95 95 81  
CWUR Employment Rank NA 70 39 52  
Eduniversal NA 19 16 17  
DesignIntelligence Undergraduate Landscape Architecture Program NA 3 7 3 7
Financial Times Global MBA 74 59 68 56 48
Financial Times Global MBA US Public Institutions 17 12 13 13 9
Forbes America's Best Colleges 311 195 106 119  
Global Language Monitor 60 48 28 31  
Indianapolis Business Journal Largest IN Colleges/Univ 3 2 2 3  
Indianapolis Business Journal Online Degree Program NA NR 7 7  
Indianapolis Business Journal Largest Indiana Employers 7 8 7 7  
Kiplinger Report Best Values in Public Colleges In-State 66 60 51 40 27
Kiplinger Report Best Values in Public Colleges Out-of-State 92 76 68 51 52
Open Doors - International Students 4 4 3 5  
Open Doors - International Students Public Rank 2 2 2 2  
Open Doors - Study Abroad 38 38 40 40  
QS World University Ranking 85 95 99 102  
QS World University Ranking : Subject Ranking NA 33 33 32  
QS World Rankings by Faculty - Engineering and Technology 31 33 40 38  
QS World Chemical Engineering 30 26 40 38 36
QS World Civil Engineering 29 25 23 23 29
QS World Electrical Engineering 32 32 48 45 43
QS World Mechanical Engineering 30 17 15 14 13
QS World Computer Science 29 44 51-100 51-100 51-100
QS World Rankings by Faculty - Life Sciences and Medicine 100 118 137 178  
QS World Agriculture and Forestry NA NR 6 8 5
QS World Pharmacy and Pharmacology NA 101-150 51-100 51-100 11
QS World Psychology 51-100 51-100 51-100 101-150 101-150
QS World Biological Sciences 51-100 51-100 101-150 101-150 101-150
QS World Medicine 51-100 151-200 151-200 NR 251-300
QS World Veterinary NA NA NA NA 30
QS Rankings by Faculty - World Arts and Humanities 206 NR 271 320  
QS World Philosophy 101-150 101-150 101-150 51-100 151-200
QS World Geography 101-150 NR NR NR NR
QS World Linguistics NR 101-150 151-200 151-200 NR
QS World English Language and Literature 101-150 101-150 51-100 101-150 151-200
QS World History NR 101-150 >200 NR NR
QS World Modern Languages NR 151-200 101-150 NR 201-250
QS World Rankings by Faculty - Natural Sciences 113 121 65 49  
QS World Materials Science 51-100 51-100 45 48 47
QS World Chemistry 51-100 51-100 51-100 51-100 51-100
QS World Environmental Sciences 101-150 51-100 51-100 51-100 51-100
QS World Mathematics 51-100 51-100 51-100 51-100 51-100
QS World Physics and Astronomy 151-200 101-150 101-150 51-100 51-100
QS World Earth and Marine Sciences 51-100 151-200 151-200 101-150 51-100
QS World Rankings by Faculty - Social Sciences and Management 139 181 151 191  
QS World Statistics and Operational Research 51-100 43 30 32 26
QS World Accounting and Finance 51-100 51-100 51-100 51-100 51-100
QS World Communication and Media Studies NR 51-100 51-100 37 31
QS World Economics and Econometrics 101-150 151-200 101-150 151-200 101-150
QS World Education NR 51-100 101-150 101-150 51-100
QS World Politics and International Studies 51-100 151-200 151-200 151-200 NR
QS World Sociology 51-100 101-150 >200 151-200 NR
QS World Development Studies NR NR NR NR NR
Smart Money 7 8      
Times Higher Education World University Rankings  106 98 69 62 102
Times Higher Education Top 100 Universities for Engineering and Technology 34 39 42 50 45
Times Higher Education Global University Rankings  Rank By Reputation 47 47 50 48 71-80
THE Overall 56.2 7.1 6.5 6 NA
THE Teaching 57.0 7.3 6.2 6.2 NA
THE Research 67.8 7 6.6 6 NA
The Alumni Factor - National University Rank NA 33 37    
The Alumni Factor - Overall Rank NA 78 88    
US News Graduate Education 43 37 32 38 38
US News Graduate Engineering 11 10 8 8 6
US News Graduate Management 49 42 44 40 53
US News Undergraduate 56 65 68 62  
Washington Monthly College Guide 79 58 33 46  
Webometrics Ranking of World Universities 20 14 30 19 19
           
Last updated: April 2015