Duke University

Private University

Durham, United States

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Situated in Durham, North Carolina, Duke University is a private research university that was established in 1838. With a total main campus area of approximately 9,000 acres spread across three sub-campuses, this university also has other three campuses, namely East Campus, which houses the freshman Read more

Highlights Of Duke University

Best For

MBA, Law

Faculty-Student Ratio

1:6

Endowment Value

USD 8.52 billion

Founding Year

1838

  • In 1924, The Duke Endowment $40 million trust fund was established by Washington Duke's son, James B. Duke.
  • Duke University owns 254 buildings on 8,691 acres of land.
  • Duke University consists of 11 academic schools.
  • Duke university has been ranked at 22nd place by U.S. World News & Report.
  • As of fall 2018, Duke's student body consists of 6,994 undergraduates, 8,898 graduate and professional students.
  • Duke's campus has more than 400 clubs for students.

Famous Alumni

Dylan Smith

Cofounder and CFO

Kathryn Minshew

Founder

Tim Cook

CEO of Apple Inc.

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Duke University

Private University

Durham, United States

Situated in Durham, North Carolina, Duke University is a private research university that was established in 1838. With a total main campus area of approximately 9,000 acres spread across three sub-campuses, this university also has other three campuses, namely East Campus, which houses the freshman Read more

Ranking
#22
#26
#18
#26

Highlights of Duke University

Best For

MBA, Law

Faculty-Student Ratio

1:6

Endowment Value

USD 8.52 billion

Founding Year

1838
  • In 1924, The Duke Endowment $40 million trust fund was established by Washington Duke's son, James B. Duke.
  • Duke University owns 254 buildings on 8,691 acres of land.
  • Duke University consists of 11 academic schools.
  • Duke university has been ranked at 22nd place by U.S. World News & Report.
  • As of fall 2018, Duke's student body consists of 6,994 undergraduates, 8,898 graduate and professional students.
  • Duke's campus has more than 400 clubs for students.
  • Famous Alumni
    Dylan Smith

    Cofounder and CFO

    Kathryn Minshew

    Founder

    Tim Cook

    CEO of Apple Inc.

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