Carnegie Mellon University
Region: Northern America
Country/Region: United States
Found Year: 1900
Address: 5000 Forbes Avenue
Introduction

Carnegie Mellon University is a global research university that challenges its students to deliver work that matters in top-ranked programs from engineering, computer science, robotics and business to public policy, fine arts, science and the humanities. The university’s award-winning faculty is renowned for working closely with students to create solutions for real-world problems through a multidisciplinary, collaborative approach. New methods in learning support an education that is both deep and inspiring. Since its founding in 1900, Carnegie Mellon has been the birthplace of innovation. Its groundbreaking research yields new discoveries, and Its creativity shapes the fine arts from Broadway to Hollywood. Carnegie Mellon is widely recognized for its unique standing at the nexus of technology and society, where it produces, harnesses and leverages technological advances to improve the human condition. Carnegie Mellon graduates are highly sought after for their talent and problem-solving skills. Alumni have earned top honors in fields across the spectrum, from Nobel Prizes to Academy Awards. The university comprises seven schools and colleges: — the College of Engineering, the College of Fine Arts, the Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences, the Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy, the Mellon College of Science, the School of Computer Science and the Tepper School of Business. Its robust intercollege degree programs give students the freedom to individualize their educational experience by promoting integration and balance in the sciences, engineering, humanities and the arts. Carnegie Mellon’s main campus is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, with more than a dozen degree-granting programs around the world, including satellite campuses in Africa, Australia, Silicon Valley and Qatar. Today, more than 100,000 alumni live and work around the globe, embodying founder Andrew Carnegie’s famous words, "My heart is in the work."

Academic Ranking of World Universities
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Academic Ranking of World Universities
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2017
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2018
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2019
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2020
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2021
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Computer Science & Engineering
4
Statistics
13
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
15
Economics
29
Management
37
Automation & Control
38
Mechanical Engineering
48
Chemistry
51-75
Key Statistics
13992
Total Enrollment
6207(44.4%)
International Students
6733
Undergraduate Enrollment
1516(22.5%)
International Students
7259
Graduate Enrollment
4691(64.6%)
International Students
Programs
Undergraduate Programs
Art
Bachelor of Architecture
Bachelor of Computer Science and Arts (BCSA)
Bachelor of Humanities & Arts Program (BHA)
Bachelor of Science & Arts Program (BSA)
Biological Sciences
Biomedical Engineering*
Business Administration
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Computer Science
Design
Drama
Economics
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Engineering and Public Policy*
English
History
Human-Computer Interaction*
Humanities Scholars Program
Information Systems
Materials Science Engineering
Mathematical Sciences
Mechanical Engineering
Modern Languages
Music
Philosophy
Physics
Psychology
Quantitative Social Science Scholars Program
Science and Humanities Scholars Program
Social and Decision Sciences
Statistics
Graduate Programs
Architecture
Art
Biological Sciences
Biomedical Engineering
Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition
CFA Interdisciplinary Programs
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Computer Science
Design
Drama
Electrical & Computer Engineering
Engineering & Technology Innovation Management
Engineering and Public Policy
English
Entertainment Technology
Entertainment Technology Center
History
Human-Computer Interaction Institute
Information Networking Institute
Information Systems & Management
Information Systems Management
Information Technology
Institute for Software Research
Lane Center for Computational Biology
Language Technologies Institute
Machine Learning Department
Master of Business Administration
Master of Science in Computational Finance
Master of Science in Software Engineering
Master of Science in Software Management
Materials Science and Engineering
Mathematical Sciences
Mechanical Engineering
Modern Languages
Music
Philosophy
Physics
Psychology
Public Policy & Management
Robotics Institute
Social and Decision Sciences
Statistics