Duke University, often simply called 'Duke', is located in Durham, North Carolina, USA. It is a private school dedicated to research. With over 14,000 students, Duke offers courses in engineering, arts & sciences, and nursing. The school was involved in the Human Genome Project along with other universities on the cutting edge of genetics.
Duke was founded in 1838, as Brown’s Schoolhouse. It was located in what is now the town of Trinity. It was organized by a group of Quakers and Methodists. It would go on in 1841 to become the Union Institute Academy. It was one of the first colleges to be open to women.
Based on the QS World University Ranking of 2023, Duke University is positioned as the #50 top university in the world. The rank is improved by 2 points from last year.
|University Name||Duke University|
|Motto||Eruditio et Religio|
|Motto in English||Knowledge and Faith|
|Colors||Duke blue and white|
|Address||103 Allen Bldg, Durham, North Carolina, United States|
|Phone||+1 (919) 684 8111|
|Fax||+1 (919) 684 3050|
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|International Students Allowed||Yes|
|Student Body||Men and Women|
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