Duke University

18

World University Rankings 2014-15

Overall score ?
79.9
Teaching ?
73.5
International outlook ?
50.5
Industry income ?
100
Research ?
75.2
Citations ?
96.6

A philanthropic foundation by James B. Duke in 1924 began the transformation of Trinity College, a small Methodist institution established in 1838, into today's research university. Its 8,610-acre campus includes a 7,000-acre forest and a coastal marine research centre. It has 10 schools and colleges.