Drexel University

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University Ranking

Regarding experiential learning, Drexel University is a world authority and a premier R1 research university. Drexel University is ranked #351–400 in the world according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings for 2022. The same place, #351-400, was also given to it by THE in 2021. If we look at Drexel University's rankings from prior years according to THE, we can see that from 2016 through 2022, except 2020, it constantly appeared in the aforementioned category. In 2020, it was ranked in the #401–500th category. When determining the university rankings, THE emphasises elements including instruction, research, citations, industry results, and global perspective. 

According to U.S. News & World Report's rankings for the best international institutions in 2022, Drexel University is ranked #354. However, Drexel University is ranked #105 in the national universities category in the 2022–23 edition of the finest colleges in the United States.

The QS ranking for Drexel University in 2023 and 2022 is #651-700. If we compared the university's standing in 2022 and 2023 to the ranking in 2021, it has fallen. In 2021, Drexel University's QS ranking ranged between #601-650. The universities are ranked according to the QS World University Rankings after being assessed on factors including faculty/student ratio, citations per faculty, international faculty ratio, and international student ratio.

Ranked By20182019202020212022
ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Universities Rankings301-400301-400301-400301-400NA
QS - World University Ranking501-550501-550551-600601-650651-700
THE (Times Higher Education) - University Ranking351-400351-400401-500351-400351-400
US News & World Report - Global Universities395405405387354
US News & World Report - National University Ranking10210297133103
Course Ranking

The QS subject rankings for 2022 place the Global MBA course between positions 201 and 250. It is positioned exactly where it was last year. The PG Business and Economics course will be ranked #251-300 in the Times Higher Education rankings in 2022.

According to the Times Higher Education rankings for the PG Engineering & Technology course, Drexel University is ranked between 176 and 200 in 2022. This course was ranked between position #151 and 175 in the prior year, 2021. From 2020 to 2022, Drexel University's computer science programme was ranked in the #501–600th group in the Times Higher Education topic rankings.


Ranking for Business Courses
Ranked By20182019202020212022
QS - Global MBA151-200151-200151-200201-250201-250
QS - Masters in Business Analytics Rankings183741NA71-80
THE (Times Higher Education) - PG Business and EconomicsNA201-250251-300251-300251-300
US News & World Report - Graduate Business School8584NANA97
US News & World Report - UG Business1081089097106
Ranking for Engineering Courses
Ranked By20182019202020212022
QS - Engineering and TechnologyNANA401-450451-500NA
QS - Mechanical, Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering Rankings351-400301-350301-350351-400NA
THE (Times Higher Education) - Engineering176-200176-200151-175151-175176-200
US News & World Report - Biomedical Engineering PGNANANA4849
US News & World Report - Chemical Engineering PGNANANA5352
US News & World Report - Civil Engineering PGNANANA4650
US News & World Report - Electrical Engineering PGNANANA6866
US News & World Report - Mechanical Engineering PGNANANA6559
US News & World Report - UG Electrical, Electronic & Communications Engg.NANA32NANA
US News & World Report - UG Mechanical EngineeringNA27273330
Ranking for Computers Courses
Ranked By2019202020212022
THE (Times Higher Education) - PG Computer Science 501-600501-600501-600501-600
US News & World Report - Computer Engineering PGNANA5866
Ranking for Science Courses
Ranked By20182019202020212022
ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Physics Rankings401-500401-500401-500301-400NA
QS - Pharmacy & Pharmacology RankingsNA201-250201-250251-300NA
QS - Physics and Astronomy RankingsNA551-600401-450451-500NA
QS - QS - Biological Sciences Rankings401-450401-450451-500451-500NA
THE (Times Higher Education) - THE - Psychology RankingsNA201-250201-250176-200201-250
Ranking for Humanities Courses
Ranked By20182019202020212022
THE (Times Higher Education) - Arts & Humanities Rankings301-400401-500401-500401-500401-500
Ranking for Medicine Courses
Ranked By20182019202020212022
ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Nursing Rankings201-300201-300NANANA
QS - QS - Medicine Rankings351-400351-400301-350351-400NA
THE (Times Higher Education) - Clinical and Health Rankings301-400401-500501-600501-600401-500
US News & World Report - Best Graduate Medical SchoolsNANANA93-12393-123
US News & World Report - Best Graduate Nursing Schools115NANA8997
Ranking for Law Courses
Ranked By20182019202020212022
ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Shanghai Law Ranking151-200151-200101-150151-200NA
US News & World Report - Best Graduate Law Schools112NANA9381


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Frequently asked questions

Everything you need to know about Drexel University
Where is Drexel University located?

Drexel University is located in Philadelphia, USA

How much does it cost to study in Drexel University?

The average first year cost to study in Drexel University is INR 4287075

What is the acceptance rate for Drexel University?

Drexel University has an acceptance rate of 12.5%

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