Johns Hopkins University

WORLD RANK

2012-13
16

Baltimore, United States

Region: North America

  • Overall score
    85.6
  • Teaching
    81.8
  • International outlook
    57.3
  • Industry income
    100.0
  • Research
    85.5
  • Citations
    95.3

This institution is named after the Quaker philanthropist whose $3.5 million endowment brought it into being in 1876, just two years after his death. Johns Hopkins teaches more than 6,700 students out of nine schools on three main campuses and eight satellites, including sites in Washington DC, Italy and China.