Yale University

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World University Rankings 2014-15

Overall score ?
87.5
Teaching ?
88.5
International outlook ?
59.8
Industry income ?
42
Research ?
90.8
Citations ?
94

America's third-oldest university has nurtured five US presidents and 17 Supreme Court justices. Its endowment is worth more than $16 billion and it has around 12.5 million books in its 24 libraries. Residential colleges and mascots started here. Its Class of 2014 will contain 1,940 students, a record low three-in-40 acceptance rate.