University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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World University Rankings 2014-15

Overall score ?
71.9
Teaching ?
67.7
International outlook ?
43.9
Industry income ?
51.7
Research ?
79
Citations ?
77.8

Spawned amid controversy with its first president pushing for a liberal-arts "school of thought" but opposed by others favouring an industrial college, today's twin-city (Urbana and Champaign) academy teaches around 43,000 students enrolled in about 150 courses of study at 17 colleges.