University of Glasgow

94

World University Rankings 2014-15

Overall score ?
55.3
Teaching ?
37
International outlook ?
78.8
Industry income ?
39.9
Research ?
40.5
Citations ?
83.7

Degrees are still awarded here by reference to the Papal Bull that was its founding document in 1451. In 1957, Glasgow became the first Scottish university with an electronic computer. Today, some 5,800 staff and around 23,600 students fill nine faculties in the alma mater of Lord Kelvin, Adam Smith, James Watt and Joseph Lister.