Brown University

World Rankings

  • QS World University Ranking (2018–19) 56
  • THE World University Ranking (2018–19) 53


  • Brown University was founded in 1764 and is the seventh oldest university in the USA.
  • It was the first "Ivy League" institution to implement a secular admissions policy and women were admitted in 1891.
  • It has a focus on the liberal arts and students have great choice in their courses of study. The lack of prescription and flexible approach is known as "the Brown Curriculum".  


Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA