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Rankings for Purdue University

US News Graduate/Undergraduate Rankings

Name of Ranking Publication 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
4International Colleges & Universities 17 17 21 15  
Academic Ranking of World Universities - Shanghai Jiao Tong  World Rank 56 57 60 61  
Academic Ranking of World Universities - Shanghai Jiao Tong  National Rank 38 38 38 37  
ARWU Alumni score 14.3 14.1 13.9 13.6  
ARWU Award score 23.8 23.2 23.1 23.1  
ARWU Highly Cited score 28.9 28.9 27.7 27.7  
ARWU Nature&Science publications score 25.6 26.7 25.8 25.1  
ARWU Publications score 50.8 49.6 49.5 49.0  
ARWU PCP score 20.8 21.7 22.2 22.4  
ARWU Broad Subject Fields          
ARWU Science - Natural Sciences and Mathematics 47 46 51-75 49  
ARWU Engineering/Technology and Computer Sciences 10 10 14 19  
ARWU Life & Agriculture Sciences 101-150 101-150 76-100 101-150  
ARWU Social Sciences 51-75 51-75 76-100 51-75  
ARWU Subject Fields          
ARWU Mathematics 51-75 51-75 51-75 51-75  
ARWU Physics 101-150 101-150 101-150 76-100  
ARWU Chemistry 19 20 21 20  
ARWU Computer Science 20 19 21 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 41 NA 43    
Business Week Undergraduate Busines School Programs 45 58 57    
CWUR - Center for World Universiy Rankings World Rank 42 38 52 43  
CWUR - Center for World Universiy Rankings National Rank 30 26 33 27  
CWUR Faculty Rank 49 52 54 47  
CWUR Publications Rank 61 71 72 75  
CWUR Influence Rank >100 >100 87 95  
CWUR Citations Rank 58 65 73 68  
CWUR Patents Rank 19 36 20 28  
CWUR Education Rank 95 95 81 55  
CWUR Employment Rank 70 39 52 33  
Eduniversal 19 16 17 16  
DesignIntelligence Undergraduate Landscape Architecture Program 3 7 3 7  
Financial Times Global MBA 59 68 56 48  
Financial Times Global MBA US Public Institutions 12 13 13 7  
Forbes America's Best Colleges 195 106 119 136  
Global Language Monitor 48 28 31    
Indianapolis Business Journal Largest IN Colleges/Univ 2 2 3 NA  
Indianapolis Business Journal Online Degree Program NR 7 7 6  
Indianapolis Business Journal Largest Indiana Employers 8 7 7 8  
Kiplinger Report Best Values in Public Colleges In-State 60 51 40 27 19
Kiplinger Report Best Values in Public Colleges Out-of-State 76 68 51 52 37
Open Doors - International Students 4 3 5 7  
Open Doors - International Students Public Rank 2 2 2 3  
Open Doors - Study Abroad 38 40 40 29  
QS World University Ranking 95 99 102 89  
QS World University Ranking : Subject Ranking 33 33 32    
QS World Rankings by Faculty - Engineering and Technology 33 40 38 55  
QS World Chemical Engineering 26 40 38 36 35
QS World Civil Engineering 25 23 23 29 26
QS World Electrical Engineering 32 48 45 43 47
QS World Mechanical Engineering 17 15 14 13 17
QS World Computer Science 44 51-100 51-100 51-100 51-100
QS World Rankings by Faculty - Life Sciences and Medicine 118 137 178 135  
QS World Agriculture and Forestry NR 6 8 5 8
QS World Pharmacy and Pharmacology 101-150 51-100 51-100 11 21
QS World Psychology 51-100 51-100 101-150 101-150 101-150
QS World Biological Sciences 51-100 101-150 101-150 101-150 101-150
QS World Medicine 151-200 151-200 NR 251-300 251-300
QS World Veterinary NA NA NA 30 32
QS Rankings by Faculty - World Arts and Humanities NR 271 320 245  
QS World Philosophy 101-150 101-150 51-100 151-200 151-200
QS World Geography NR NR NR NR NR
QS World Linguistics 101-150 151-200 151-200 151-200 NR
QS World English Language and Literature 101-150 51-100 101-150 151-200 151-200
QS World History 101-150 >200 NR NR NR
QS World Modern Languages 151-200 101-150 NR 201-250 201-250
QS World Rankings by Faculty - Natural Sciences 121 65 49 77  
QS World Materials Science 51-100 45 48 47 43
QS World Chemistry 51-100 51-100 51-100 51-100 51-100
QS World Environmental Sciences 51-100 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 101-150 101-150 51-100 51-100 51-100
QS World Earth and Marine Sciences 151-200 151-200 101-150 51-100 51-100
QS World Rankings by Faculty - Social Sciences and Management 181 151 191 172  
QS World Statistics and Operational Research 43 30 32 26 31
QS World Accounting and Finance 51-100 51-100 51-100 51-100 101-150
QS World Communication and Media Studies 51-100 51-100 37 31 49
QS World Economics and Econometrics 151-200 101-150 151-200 101-150 101-150
QS World Education 51-100 101-150 101-150 51-100 101-150
QS World Politics and International Studies 151-200 151-200 151-200 NR NR
QS World Sociology 101-150 >200 151-200 NR NR
Smart Money 8        
Times Higher Education World University Rankings  98 69 62 102 113
Overall Score 54 63.8 60.7 54 57
Teaching 56.6 59.8 53.7 48 50.2
International Outlook 52.6 54.8 60.6 64 66.4
Research 49.4 71.9 62.5 50 57.7
Citations 57.8 63.1 67 62 63.2
Times Higher Education Top 100 Universities for Engineering and Technology 39 42 50 45 33
Times Higher Education Global University Rankings  Rank By Reputation 47 50 48 71-80 51-60
THE Overall 7.1 6.5 6 NA NA
THE Teaching 7.3 6.2 6.2 NA NA
THE Research 7 6.6 6 NA NA
Times Higher Education World's Most International Univeristies 2016         196
The Alumni Factor - National University Rank 33 37      
The Alumni Factor - Overall Rank 78 88      
US News Graduate Education 37 32 38 38 42
US News Graduate Engineering 10 8 8 6 9
US News Graduate Management 42 44 40 53 47
US News Undergraduate 65 68 62 61  
Washington Monthly College Guide 58 33 46 50  
Webometrics Ranking of World Universities 14 30 19 19  
           
Last updated: March 2016