University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

REPUTATION RANK

2012
23

Urbana, United States

Region: North America

  • Overall reputation score
    13.9
  • Reputation (teaching)
    11.4
  • Reputation (research)
    15.1

Spawned amid controversy with its first president pushing for a liberal-arts "school of thought" but opposed by others favouring an industrial college, today's twin-city (Urbana and Champaign) academy teaches around 43,000 students enrolled in about 150 courses of study at 17 colleges.