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UW-Madison rises in 2019 world university rankings

August 5, 2019

The Center for World University Rankings uses seven indicators to rank the world’s universities without relying on surveys and university data submissions.

UW-Madison ranked No. 2 for bachelor’s degrees awarded in foreign languages

March 13, 2019

UW–Madison ranked No. 1 for the most bachelor’s degrees conferred nationwide to Spanish majors. UW–Madison was ranked No. 2 for French and No. 3 for Chinese and Russian.

UW-Madison graduate programs ranked high by U.S. News in 2020 guide

March 12, 2019

The School of Education was the highest-rated public school of education and ranked third overall. Business, engineering, nursing, law and other graduate programs also ranked highly.

UW-Madison ranks highly throughout the year

March 4, 2019

Rankings based on disparate criteria —whether it's student excellence or research impact or access to veterans — all put UW–Madison among the nation's top universities.

UW–Madison ranked among top universities for study abroad

November 13, 2018

The university's strong showing is due in part to the development of new programs targeted at students earlier in their academic careers.

UW-Madison again makes top 50 in World University Rankings

September 26, 2018

The university ranked 43rd out of 1,258 universities worldwide, based on teaching, research and other factors.

UW-Madison ranked 15th best public college by U.S. News & World Report

September 10, 2018

UW-Madison is ranked as the 23rd “Best College for Veterans." The College of Engineering ranks 14th overall for its undergraduate program and eighth among public doctoral institutions; The Wisconsin School of Business ranks 18th overall and eighth among public doctoral institutions.

UW-Madison rises again in Washington Monthly rankings

August 27, 2018

UW–Madison ranked 22nd overall, and it was fourth in research expenditures, and third in the number of science and engineering Ph.Ds. awarded.

UW–Madison ranked high in affordability by Money Magazine

August 13, 2018

The university placed 48th overall among the "Best Colleges for Your Money," and 30th among public universities, in the ranking of 727 schools based on quality of education, affordability and outcomes.

UW–Madison scores high in reputation rankings

May 31, 2018

The university is being recognized as one of the world’s top learning institutions in a worldwide survey of more than 10,000 scholars in the 2018 Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings.

UW–Madison ranked 27th among world universities

May 28, 2018

Nationally, UW–Madison placed 21st. Rankings by category include: quality publications, 26th; citations, 15th; and quality of faculty, 32nd.

UW-Madison graduate programs ranked high by U.S. News

March 19, 2018

The rankings are a testament to the university's senior leadership, outstanding faculty and staff, and creative students, says Graduate School Dean William Karpus.

UW–Madison ranked in top 5 for federal support for graduate students

September 8, 2017

A recent survey released by the National Science Foundation (NSF) ranks the University of Wisconsin–Madison fifth among universities and colleges receiving federal fellowship support.

UW-Madison once again makes top 50 in World University Rankings

September 5, 2017

Times Higher Ed ranks 1,000 institutions from 77 countries. It judges research-intensive universities in five categories: teaching, research, citations, international outlook and industry income.