Northwestern University

21

World University Rankings 2014-15

Overall score ?
79.2
Teaching ?
72.7
International outlook ?
36.7
Industry income ?
77
Research ?
78.9
Citations ?
96.9

With Ann-Margret, Warren Beatty and Charlton Heston among its alumni, Northwestern's annual musical revue, Waa-Mu, has launched scores on the thespian path. A private university on the shores of Lake Michigan, its 240-acre campus accommodates more than 16,000 students taught by around 2,500 staff.