University of Delaware

WORLD RANK

2012-13
165

Newark, United States

Region: North America

  • Overall score
    49.7
  • Teaching
    30.0
  • International outlook
    37.3
  • Industry income
    97.7
  • Research
    41.6
  • Citations
    76.6

A hybrid that began as a school in 1743 - it is privately chartered but publicly funded - UDel attained university status when it merged with Delaware Women's College in 1921. Its five campuses are home to around 4,000 staff and about 19,300 students.