Washington University in St. Louis

Washington University in St. Louis is one of 231 universities included in U-Multirank for United States. Washington University in St. Louis is a large private university located in St. Louis. It was founded in 1853. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the Washington University in St. Louis is a comprehensive institution. It is characterised by a high percentage of international students. As made clear by its sunburst chart – a snapshot illustration of the university’s performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions. Its overall profile shows top performance across various indicators, with 11 ‘A’ (very good) scores. For a comprehensive overview of this university’s performance, see its complete performance scores in the tables below.

Washington University in St. Louis
One Brookings Drive
MO 63130 St. Louis
United States

https://www.wustl.edu/

Compare Washington University in St. Louis to other universities

U-Multirank's unique 'Sunburst chart' gives an illustration of a university's performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions. These are indicated in different colours. For instance, the teaching and learning dimension is symbolised by the colour green. Each 'sunray' represents one of the thirty plus U-Multirank indicators. The longer the ray, the better the performance of an institution on the selected indicator: a full-length ray stands for 'top group' performance, whereas a short ray means 'weak' performance. A missing sunray indicates that the specific data indicator is not available. An institution's performance in an indicator can be identified by moving the cursor over the rays. A key guard for the sunburst chart is provided here .

Explanation for sunburst
Teaching & Learning
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Bachelor graduation rate

98.84

%

0.0

100.0

Masters graduation rate

0.0

100.0

Graduating on time (bachelors)

88.35

%

0.0

100.0

Graduating on time (masters)

0.0

100.0

Relative BA graduate unemployment

Relative MA graduate unemployment

Relative graduate unemployment long first degree

Graduating on time (long first degree)

Graduation rate long first degree

Research
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Citation rate

1.59

0.08

2.53

Research publications (absolute numbers)

17,545

1.0

67252.0

Research publications (size-normalised)

1.11

0.0

13.53

External research income

265.87

0.0

282.88

Art related output

0.0

1.99

Top cited publications

18.3

%

0.0

34.2

Interdisciplinary publications

11

0.0

24.6

Post-doc positions

0.0

100.0

Publication output

Strategic research partnerships

0.0

5823.0

Professional publications

0.0

4589.01

Knowledge Transfer
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Co-publications with industrial partners

6.3

%

0.0

29.9

Income from private sources

98.84

0.0

236.5

Patents awarded (absolute numbers)

198

0.0

2416.0

Patents awarded (size-normalised)

12.49

0.0

483.1

Industry co-patents

7.6

%

0.0

100.0

Spin-offs

0.0

222.2

Publications cited in patents

3.5

%

0.0

5.2

Income from continuous professional development

0.0

100.0

Graduate companies

0.0

81.5

International Orientation
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Foreign language bachelor programmes

0.0

100.0

Foreign language master programmes

0.0

100.0

Student mobility

0.0

1.0

International academic staff

2.41

%

0.0

100.0

International joint publications

31.9

%

8.3

91.4

International doctorate degrees

17.84

%

0.0

100.0

Foreign language long first degree programmes

Regional Engagement
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Bachelor graduates working in the region

Master graduates working in the region

Student internships in the region

0.0

100.0

Regional joint publications

36.8

%

0.0

84.5

Income from regional sources

40.29

%

0.0

100.0

Strategic research partnerships in the region

0.0

100.0

General
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Female students bachelor

Female students master

Female professors

Female academic staff

Where to study in United States

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