World's Top 50 Universities in 2012-2013

By EasyUni Staff | Last modified 11 Nov 2017
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) takes the top spot in this year's QS World University Rankings®. This year marks the upward trajectory for technology focused universities around the world.

The QS World University Rankings is regarded to be one of the three most influential and widely observed international university rankings.

The following table lists the World's Top 50 Universities according to the QS World University Rankings®.

No University Country
1 Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) United States
2 University of Cambridge United Kingdom
3 Harvard University United States
4 University College London (UCL) United Kingdom
5 University of Oxford United Kingdom
6 Imperial College London United Kingdom
7 Yale University United States
8 University of Chicago United States
9 Princeton University United States
10 California Institute of Technology (Caltech) United States
11 Columbia University United States
12 University of Pennsylvania United States
13 ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology) Switzerland
14 Cornell University United States
15 Stanford University United States
16 Johns Hopkins University United States
17 University of Michigan United States
18 McGill University Canada
19 University of Toronto Canada
20 Duke University United States
21 University of Edinburgh United Kingdom
22 University of California, Berkeley (UCB) United States
23 University of Hong Kong Hong Kong
24 Australian National University Australia
25 National University of Singapore (NUS) Singapore
26 Kings College London (University of London) United Kingdom
27 Northwestern University United States
28 University of Bristol United Kingdom
29 Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne Switzerland
30 The University of Tokyo Japan
31 University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) United States
32 The University of Manchester United Kingdom
33 The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Hong Kong
34 École Normale Supérieure, Paris France
35 Kyoto University Japan
36 The University of Melbourne Australia
37 Seoul National University Korea, South
38 University of Wisconsin-Madison United States
39 The University of Sydney Australia
40 The Chinese University of Hong Kong Hong Kong
41 Ecole Polytechnique France
42 Brown University United States
43 New York University (NYU) United States
44 Peking University China
45 University of British Columbia Canada
46 The University of Queensland Australia
47 Nanyang Technological University (NTU) Singapore
48 Tsinghua University China
49 Carnegie Mellon University United States
50 Osaka University Japan

Source: http://www.topuniversities.com/university-rankings/world-university-rankings/2012

Posted on 09 Oct 2017
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