Columbia University

WORLD RANK

2011-12
12

New York, United States

Region: North America

  • Overall score
    87.5
  • Teaching
    89.1
  • International outlook
    67.6
  • Industry income
    No Data Supplied
  • Research
    81.8
  • Citations
    97.8

With Barack Obama among its alumni, Columbia awards the annual literary Pulitzer Prize and boasts more Nobel prizewinners than any other institution in the world. It has three undergraduate schools, 13 graduate and professional schools and one of continuing education.