Aug. 22, 2022


The Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering is proud to share that our Civil Engineering program has once again been ranked in the prestigious Shanghai Rankings Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU). Our Civil Engineering program is ranked in the 201-300 range. 

More than 2,000 Universities are ranked each year by the ARWU who publishes the top 1,000 each year based on six objective indicators and third-party data:

  • Number of alumni and staff who have received Nobel Prizes and Field Medals
  • Number of highly cited researchers selected by Clarivate 
  • Number of articles published in journals of Nature and Science
  • Number of articles indexed in Science Citation Index
  • Per capita performance of a university
  • The ARWU is published by the independent ShanghaiRanking Consultancy and recognized as the precursor of global university rankings making this an incredible achievement for the College.

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