State University of New York Albany - University at Albany

226-250

World University Rankings 2014-15

Overall score ?
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Teaching ?
25.7
International outlook ?
39.6
Industry income ?
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Research ?
35
Citations ?
68.9

World-renowned for its Writers' Institute, host to more than 850 scriveners, poets, journalists, historians, dramatists and film-makers, this 166-year-old body, which started out as New York State Normal School, today leads advances in nanoscience and biotechnology research. Nine schools and colleges staffed by 940 faculty offer its 18,000-plus students some 58 undergraduate majors and 128 graduate-degree programmes.