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Office of International Programs

Office of International Programs
304 Fairchild Hall
1601 Vattier Street
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506 

785-532-5498
785-532-6550 fax
oip@k-state.edu

QS Stars Rating System

Kansas State University recently earned a five star rating in the QS Stars 500 Internal Server Error

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Overall

QS Stars ratings - Five stars overall

In addition to the overall rating, K-State earned the highest five star rating in several other areas.

Core areas

Teaching

QS Stars teaching

Example measures
  • Student satisfaction with teaching
  • Overall student satisfaction
  • Further study
Employability

QS stars Employability

Example measures
  • Graduate employment rate
  • Campus employer presence
  • Employer reputation
Facilities

QS Stars Facilities

Example measures
  • IT
  • Medical care
  • Investment in Libraries
  • Sport courts, stadiums and gyms
  • Housing
  • Student Societies
Research

QS stars research

Example measures
  • Academic reputation
  • Citations per paper
  • Citations per faculty
Internationalization

QS Stars Rating System - 5 stars Internalization

Example measures
  • International diversity of students
  • International faculty
  • International religious facilities

Advanced criteria areas

Innovation

QS Stars Innovation

Example measures
  • Patents
  • Industrial research projects
  • Spin-off companies
Arts and Culture

qs stars arts and culture

Example measures
  • Art exhibitions
  • Concerts and other cultural events
  • purpose built museum, theaters and concert halls

Specialist criteria areas

Agriculture and Forestry

QS Stars Ag and Forestry

Example measures
  • K-State also ranked in the top 50 in the world for agriculture and forestry.

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