University of Pittsburgh

WORLD RANK

2011-12
59

Pittsburgh, United States

Region: North America

  • Overall score
    62.0
  • Teaching
    54.3
  • International outlook
    26.5
  • Industry income
    37.5
  • Research
    53.9
  • Citations
    88.7

From a log cabin in 1786 to today's 132-acre main campus in the city's Oakland district and four regional campuses, the university has matured into an international centre of learning and research. It comprises 15 undergraduate, postgraduate and professional schools with a full-time faculty of around 3,800 serving some 34,000 students.