Imperial College London

WORLD RANK

2012-13
8

London, United Kingdom

Region: Europe

  • Overall score
    90.6
  • Teaching
    88.0
  • International outlook
    91.4
  • Industry income
    87.5
  • Research
    90.9
  • Citations
    93.0

With an emphasis on research, Imperial has four faculties - medicine, natural science, engineering and business. Founded in 1907 as a constituent college of the University of London, it became independent in 2007. Its main campus in London's museum quarter and seven others house more than 14,000 students and 7,500 staff .