The College of Maryland ranked No. 12 amongst U.S. public establishments and No. 57 amongst high universities from almost 100 nations in U.S. Information & World Report’s checklist of 2022-23 Best Global Universities.
UMD, tied with Ruprecht Karls College Heidelberg in Germany, climbed three spots from No. 60 within the general rating final 12 months, and rose from No. 14 amongst U.S publics. It additionally positioned No. 28 amongst U.S. establishments, up from No. 30.
“The College of Maryland continues its ascent,” mentioned college President Darryll J. Pines. “Whereas rankings solely symbolize one measure of success, they spotlight the super work being performed throughout campus, and additional remind us that we’re house to world leaders of their fields.”
The rankings, of their ninth 12 months, concentrate on the worldwide analysis and status of two,000 high universities. The factors considered embrace citations, publications and worldwide collaboration.
As a part of the rankings, U.S. Information additionally analyzes a number of educational fields at every college. UMD positioned within the high 25 within the following topics:
- Geosciences: No. 6 general, plus No. 4 for analysis publications among the many high 1% most cited, and No. 10 for complete citations.
- Meteorology and Atmospheric Sciences: Tied for No. 12 general, plus ranked No. 1 for regional analysis status, No. 8 for papers among the many high 1% most cited and complete citations, and No. 10 for publications.
- Training and Instructional Analysis: No. 16 general, plus No. 6 for papers among the many high 1% most cited.
- Physics: No. 16.
- Laptop Science: No. 24.
Moreover, Maryland ranked within the high 10 for extremely cited papers in supplies science (No. 6), power and fuels (No. 7) and plant and animal science (No. 10).
In one other distinguished worldwide rating earlier this 12 months, UMD rose to No. 50 from No. 56 within the Educational Rating of World Universities, also referred to as the Shanghai Rating, primarily based on school awards, citations and revealed analysis.
“These rankings present that the College of Maryland is a world-class chief for progressive analysis and schooling throughout a number of disciplines,” mentioned Senior Vice President and Provost Jennifer King Rice. “That is yet another recognition of our efforts to maneuver fearlessly ahead and pursue excellence in every little thing we do.”