University of Iowa

WORLD RANK

2012-13
169

Iowa City, United States

Region: North America

  • Overall score
    49.3
  • Teaching
    49.0
  • International outlook
    26.4
  • Industry income
    No Data Supplied
  • Research
    40.9
  • Citations
    65.7

Established in 1847 and with claims to be the first university anywhere to accept creative work in the fine arts on an equal footing with academic research, IU - whose graduates include Tennessee Williams and actor Gene Wilder - is the academic home to more than 30,300 students and around 2,150 faculty in 11 colleges.