According to the 2021 Overall Rankings of Top Universities (ARTU), the University of Hawaii at Manoa has been named among the top 400 universities out of more than 26,000 universities worldwide. We are ranked 259th in the world ranking, which means that we are in the top 1% of schools in the world. Among the universities in Japan, the top-ranked universities include the University of Tokyo and other national universities.
The University of Hawaii at Manoa ranks 66th out of 395 schools in the United States, in the top 20%.
ARTU is a researcher with a high academic reputation and citations such as Times Higher Education (British Times higher education institution information magazine), Quacquarelli Symonds (British university evaluation organization), Academic Ranking of World Universities (ranking by Shanghai University), etc., student engagement, graduation rate, diversity, and more.
The University of Hawaii is known worldwide as a research university and is famous for its high level of research in the natural sciences, especially oceanography, astronomy, and research on natural resources such as tropical agriculture that make the most of the Hawaiian environment. In addition, folklore and language studies are also active due to the influx of people from many areas such as Asia, Polynesia, North America, and Oceania.
“UH Mānoa is regularly recognized as a world-class research university,” said Michael Bruno, President of the University of Hawaii at Manoa. and reflects the continued and outstanding achievements of our faculty, staff, and students,” said the official website.