Cornell University Ranking 2017

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Cornell University Ranking 2017

The Cornell University ranking in the GPA system is Top 50 / Tier 1.

Cornell University is belongs to the elite group of Ivy League universities in the Eastern United States (“Ivy League” is actually a sporting association). It is slightly less known internationally than Harvard or Princeton, but is academically comparable. Cornell can boast, among other things, an amazing campus and world-class web presence (which is significant in the GPA ranking and affects global perception of the brand).

Cornell University ranking

Other Agencies providing Cornell University Ranking information:

  • QS World University Ranking (2015–16) 35
  • THE World University Ranking (2015–16) 18
  • GPA World’s Top 50 Ranking (2016) Included in Top 50 as Tier 1

Additional information: Institutional History

  • The history of Cornell University begins when its two founders, Andrew Dickson White of Syracuse and Ezra Cornell of Ithaca, met in the New York State Senate in January 1864. Together, they established Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, in 1865. The university was initially funded by Ezra Cornell’s $400,000 endowment and by New York’s 989,920-acre (4,006.1 km2) allotment.

Additional information: Tuition Fees

The tuition fee is about USD 50,000 per year.

Cornell University web site:

THE (Times of Higher Education) ranking: