École Normale Supérieure

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World University Rankings 2014-15

Overall score ?
58.1
Teaching ?
48.7
International outlook ?
81.9
Industry income ?
39.4
Research ?
36.2
Citations ?
84.8

Founded in 1794 during the French Revolution to train teachers in the secular spirit of the Republic, today as a leading grande ecole it sees its role as training future leaders in public service and private endeavour. Some 2,300 students and 650 doctoral researchers are served by a faculty of about 800 on three Paris campuses.