Diamond League
Imperial College London

UK

Imperial College, London SW7 2AZ, United Kingdom

6 World
rank
1 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1907
Short name:
ICL
Type:
Public
Students:
15060
Faculty:
1290
Faculty/Students Ratio:
12
:
1
Web-site:
www.imperial.ac.uk
Region:
Europe
Location:
London
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 6 94.388
Teaching 26 88.947
Research 13 93.699
International Diversity 2 97.553
Financial Sustainability 6 93.003
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 17 97.642
Research Perfomance Rankings 1 100.000
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TEACHING
World Rank: 26
Country rank: 1
Score: 88.947
League: Diamond League
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name
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 13
Country rank: 2
Score: 93.699
League: Diamond League
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name
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 2
Country rank: 1
Score: 97.553
League: Diamond League
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name
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 6
Country rank: 1
Score: 93.003
League: Diamond League
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name
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10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Imperial College Londons reputation for excellence attracts 15,000 students and 6,500 staff of the highest international quality. Research at Imperial explores the interface between science, medicine, engineering and business in a dynamic culture. Students study with leaders in their field, and benefit from opportunities created by Imperials strong industry relationships. Since its foundation, Imperials contributions to society include the discovery of penicillin, the development of holography and the foundations of fibre optics. This commitment to the application of research for the benefit of all continues today. Multidisciplinary collaborations and partnerships now include, for example, initiatives to address emerging global challenges in health, energy, the environment and security. Imperial has developed strong links with a number of institutions around the world. For example, the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine in Singapore opened in 2013, as a result of a joint initiative between Imperial and Nanyang Technological University.

Mission Statement

Imperial College embodies and delivers world class scholarship, education and research in science, engineering, medicine and business, with particular regard to their application in industry, commerce and healthcare. We foster multidisciplinary working internally and collaborate widely externally.