A World-class Academic Experience

The Office of the Provost is responsible for all aspects related to the university's academic mission as a top public research institution. This involves working strategically with university and college leadership, faculty, staff and students to promote academic excellence throughout the institution and beyond.

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  • Top 20

    In undergraduate teaching among public universities

  • 218

    Degree-seeking programs offered

  • 56,000+


Top-ranked Public Research Institution

Our faculty are tirelessly tackling the challenges that impact our world, ranging from health inequalities to environmental sustainability and beyond.


Designated as a Carnegie R1: Doctoral Universities – Very high research activity

FIU reached nearly $282 million in research expenditures in 2022 and has received more than $400 million in external funding since 2010.

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Top 20

Among public universities in the world for the number of U.S. utility patents produced

Top 10

Past decade among public R1 universities in research expenditure growth (FY 2012-2022)

Explore FIU’s extensive research

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Supporting our World-class Faculty

As one of the leading public flagship research universities in the world, the mission of the Faculty Success team is to recruit, retain and support an extraordinary faculty community.

Your Voice Matters

In the coming months, the university community will come together to define the vision for the future of FIU through the development of the FIU 2030 Strategic Plan. You’re encouraged to share your thoughts, feedback, perspective and ideas through listening and visioning sessions.

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