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World University Rankings 2014

The following is the complete list and rankings of World's Best Universities. You may also choose from the options given here on the right, to select between Rankings according to Subjects, Student City etc.

 Rank  University
 Country Overall
1  Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)  United States 100.00
2
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom
99.78
 3 Harvard University
United States
99.15
4
University College London (UCL)
United Kingdom
98.69
5
University of Oxford
United Kingdom
98.57
6
Imperial College London
United Kingdom
98.31
 7 Yale University
 United States 97.48
 8 University of Chicago
United States
96.27
 9 Princeton University
United States
95.37
10
California Institute of Technology (Caltech)
 United States 95.05
11
Columbia University
United States
94.68
12
University of Pennsylvania
United States
94.50
13
ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology)
Switzerland
92.84
14
Cornell University
United States
92.08
15
Stanford University
United States
91.68
16
Johns Hopkins University
United States
91.18
17
University of Michigan
United States
91.17
18
McGill University
Canada
90.43
19
University of Toronto
Canada
89.64
20
Duke University
United States
89.50
21
University of Edinburgh
United Kingdom
89.24
22
University of California, Berkeley (UCB)
United States
88.12
 23 University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong
87.89
24
Australian National University
Australia
87.61
25
National University of Singapore (NUS)
Singapore
87.24
26
King's College London (KCL)
United Kingdom
87.12
27
Northwestern University
United States
85.44
28
University of Bristol
United Kingdom
85.36
29
Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
Switzerland
85.08
30
The University of Tokyo
Japan
84.95
31
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
United States
84.62
32
The University of Manchester
United Kingdom
84.16
33
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Hong Kong
83.48
34
Ecole normale superieure, Paris
France
83.28
35
Kyoto University
Japan
83.27
36
The University of Melbourne
Australia
83.16
37
Seoul National University
South Korea
82.19
38
University of Wisconsin-Madison
United States
81.43
39
The University of Sydney
Australia
81.31
40
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong
80.09
41
Ecole Polytechnique
France
79.55
42
Brown University
United States
79.52
43
 New York University (NYU) United States
78.94
44
Peking University
China
78.75
45
University of British Columbia
Canada
78.55
46
The University of Queensland
Australia
78.22
47
Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
Singapore
77.69
48
Tsinghua University
China
77.51
49
Carnegie Mellon University
United States
77.41
50
Osaka University
Japan
76.84
51
University of Copenhagen
Denmark
76.66
52
The University of New South Wales
Australia
76.63
53
Technische Universitat Munchen
Germany
76.43
54
University of Glasgow
United Kingdom
76.28
55
Ruprecht-Karls-Universitat Heidelberg
Germany
 75.50
56
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
United States
75.47
57
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
United States
75.36
 58 The University of Warwick
United Kingdom
73.88
59
University of Washington
United States
73.70
60
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitat Munchen
Germany
72.85
61
Monash University
Australia
72.16
62
University of Amsterdam
Netherlands
72.09
63
KAIST - Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology
South Korea
71.77
64
Boston University
United States
71.66
65
Tokyo Institute of Technology
Japan
71.35
66
The University of Sheffield
United Kingdom
71.34
67
Trinity College Dublin
Ireland
71.26
68
University of Texas at Austin
United States
71.23
69
London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
United Kingdom
71.12
70
University of California, San Diego (UCSD)
 United States 70.93
71
Lund University
Sweden
70.87
72
The University of Nottingham
United Kingdom
70.68
73
University of Southampton
United Kingdom
70.66
74
University of Geneva
Switzerland
70.61
75=
Leiden University
Netherlands
70.50
75=
 Tohoku University  Japan 70.50
77
University of Birmingham
United Kingdom
70.26
78
University of Helsinki
Finland
70.07
79
The University of Western Australia
Australia
69.97
80
National Taiwan University (NTU)
Taiwan
69.92
81
Uppsala University
Sweden
69.75
82
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Belgium
69.72
83
The University of Auckland
New Zealand
69.29
84
Washington University in St. Louis
United States
69.14
85
Utrecht University
Netherlands
68.65
86
Nagoya University
Japan
68.57
87
Freie Universitat Berlin
Germany
68.56
88
Georgia Institute of Technology
United States
68.38
89
Aarhus University
Denmark
68.36
90=
Fudan University
China
68.32
90=
University of Zurich
Switzerland
68.32
92
Durham University
United Kingdom
67.88
93
University of St Andrews
United Kingdom
67.64
94
University of Leeds
United Kingdom
67.26
95=
 City University of Hong Kong  Hong Kong 66.88
 95=  Purdue University  United States 66.88
97
Pohang University of Science And Technology (POSTECH)
South Korea
66.79
98
University of Pittsburgh
United States
66.13
99
 Erasmus University Rotterdam  Netherlands 65.87
100
University of California, Davis
United States
65.85
 101 Pennsylvania State University
United States
65.70
102
The University of Adelaide
Australia
65.27
103
Delft University of Technology
Netherlands
65.14
104
University of Minnesota
United States
64.86
105
Ohio State University
United States
64.65
106
Universitat Freiburg
Germany
64.44
107
Maastricht University
Netherlands
64.37
108
University of Alberta
Canada
64.22
109
University of Groningen
Netherlands
64.18
110
University of York
United Kingdom
63.75
111
University of Oslo
Norway
63.73
112
Yonsei University
South Korea
63.54
113
Dartmouth College
United States
63.49
114
Universite de Montreal
Canada
63.47
115
University of Lausanne
Switzerland
62.35
116
Lomonosov Moscow State University
Russia
61.79
117
University of Maryland, College Park
United States
61.46
118
University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB)
United States
61.34
119
Georg-August-Universitat Gottingen
Germany
60.89
120
Rice University
United States
60.76
121
University of Basel
Switzerland
60.54
122
Emory University
United States
60.44
123
University of Virginia
United States
60.40
124
University of Liverpool
United Kingdom
60.02
125
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
China
59.88
126
Newcastle University
United Kingdom
59.73
127
Universite Catholique de Louvain (UCL)
Belgium
59.65
128
Kyushu University
Japan
59.59
129
Universite Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC)
France
59.58
130
Humboldt-Universitat zu Berlin
Germany
59.39
131
University College Dublin
Ireland
59.05
132
Technical University of Denmark
Denmark
59.03
133
University of Otago
New Zealand
58.93
134
University of Southern California
United States
58.80
135
University of Rochester
United States
 58.71
136
Radboud University Nijmegen
Netherlands
58.52
137
Korea University
South Korea
58.36
138
Hokkaido University
Japan
58.30
139
Universidade de Sao Paulo - USP
Brazil
58.06
140
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Israel
58.00
141
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Germany
57.86
142
KTH, Royal Institute of Technology
Sweden
57.69
143
Cardiff University
United Kingdom
57.50
144
Eberhard Karls Universitat Tubingen
 Germany  57.35
145
University of Bergen
Norway
57.02
146
Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM)
Mexico
56.77
147
 Queen Mary, University of London (QMUL)  United Kingdom  56.74
148
University of Ghent
Belgium
56.55
149
University of Bern
Switzerland
56.50
150
Rheinisch-Westfalische Technische Hochschule Aachen
Germany
56.33
151
Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universitat Bonn
Germany
56.32
152
McMaster University
Canada
56.10
153
Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon
France
56.09
154
University of Cape Town
South Africa
55.70
155
University of California, Irvine
United States
55.65
 156 Universiti Malaya (UM)
Malaysia
55.62
157
University of Colorado at Boulder
United States
55.49
158
Eindhoven University of Technology
Netherlands
54.87
159
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong
54.62
160
University of Vienna
Austria
54.60
161
Wageningen University
Netherlands
54.58
162
University of Aberdeen
United Kingdom
54.28
163
Lancaster University
United Kingdom
53.97
164
Case Western Reserve University
United States
53.82
165
Texas A&M University
United States
53.71
166
Queen's University of Belfast
United Kingdom
53.53
167
Vanderbilt University
United States
53.48
168
Nanjing University
China
53.22
169
University of Florida
United States
52.92
170
Zhejiang University
China
52.77
171
Stockholm University
 Sweden 52.62
172
Universite Libre de Bruxelles (ULB)
Belgium
52.60
173
Western University
Canada
52.59
174
Michigan State University
United States
52.30
175
Queen's University, Ontario
Canada
52.08
176
Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Spain
51.97
177
VU University Amsterdam
Netherlands
 51.84
 178 University of Bath
United Kingdom
51.82
179
Sungkyunkwan University
South Korea
51.74
180
University of Illinois, Chicago (UIC)
United States
51.55
181
Tufts University
United States
51.53
182
University of Exeter
United Kingdom
51.38
183=
Georgetown University
United States
51.15
183=
University of Arizona
United States
51.15
185
University of Leicester
United Kingdom
51.09
186
University of Science and Technology of China
 China 50.99
187
University of Barcelona
Spain
50.88
188
University of Sussex
United Kingdom
50.60
189
Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB)
Belgium
50.47
190
University College Cork
Ireland
50.24
191
University of Waterloo
Canada
50.18
192
National Tsing Hua University
Taiwan
50.15
193
University of Gothenburg
Sweden
50.04
194
University of Bologna
Italy
49.77
195
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
Chile
49.65
196
University of Antwerp
Belgium
49.49
197
King Saud University
Saudi Arabia
49.44
198
Waseda University
Japan
49.22
199
University of Iowa
United States
49.18
200
Keio University
Japan
49.14
 201= Chulalongkorn University
Thailand
49.11
201=
Universitat Frankfurt am Main
Germany
49.11
203
University of Tsukuba
 Japan  48.98
 204 University of Dundee
United Kingdom
48.92
205
Universitat Hamburg
Germany
48.89
206
Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
Spain
48.79
207
Technische Universitat Berlin
Germany
48.42
208
King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals
Saudi Arabia
48.38
209
Tel Aviv University
Israel
48.21
210
Indiana University Bloomington
United States
48.15
211
University of Turku
Finland
48.01
212
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD)
India
47.83
213
Sciences Po Paris
France
47.81
214
University of Calgary
Canada
47.80
215
University of Reading
United Kingdom
47.64
216
Sapienza University of Rome
Italy
47.59
217
Universite Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV)
France
47.37
218=
Universite Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne
France
47.09
218=
Universite Paris-Sud 11
France
47.09
220
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
Israel
47.03
221
University of Canterbury
New Zealand
47.02
222
Aalto University
Finland
47.01
223
Chalmers University of Technology
Sweden
46.65
224
University of Twente
Netherlands
46.45
225
Universidad de Chile
Chile
46.33
226
University Complutense Madrid
Spain
46.22
227
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB)
India
46.18
228
Universidade Estadual de Campinas
Brazil
45.99
229
Universitat Stuttgart
Germany
45.36
230
Universidad de Buenos Aires
Argentina
45.28
231
University of Miami
United States
45.14
232
Universite de Strasbourg
France
44.79
233
 Macquarie University  Australia  44.71
 234 Universite Paris Diderot - Paris 7
France
44.41
235
University of Notre Dame
United States
44.39
236
University of East Anglia (UEA)
United Kingdom
44.36
237
Victoria University of Wellington
New Zealand
44.20
238
National Chiao Tung University
Taiwan
43.80
239
University of Liege
Belgium
43.58
240
University of Ottawa
Canada
43.46
241
Yeshiva University
United States
43.09
242
Loughborough University
United Kingdom
42.95
243
Dalhousie University
Canada
42.90
244
Politecnico di Milano
Italy
42.88
245
Westfalische Wilhelms-Universitat Munster
Germany
42.80
246
RMIT University
Australia
42.79
247
Universitat zu Koln
Germany
42.78
248
Universite Joseph Fourier - Grenoble 1
France
42.71
249
Hanyang University
South Korea
42.46
250
American University of Beirut (AUB)
Lebanon
42.21
251
Universitat Ulm
Germany
42.18
252
Beijing Normal University
China
41.96
253
Saint-Petersburg State University
Russia
41.88
254
University of Strathclyde
United Kingdom
41.81
255
Mahidol University
Thailand
41.63
256=
University of Milano
Italy
41.57
256=
University of Utah
United States
41.57
258
Curtin University
Australia
41.50
259
University of Surrey
United Kingdom
41.36
260
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick
United States
41.31
261
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
Malaysia
41.22
262
University of Oulu
Finland
41.21
263
Universitat Mannheim
Germany
41.12
264
University of Wollongong
Australia
41.11
265
Christian-Albrechts-Universitat zu Kiel
Germany
41.10
266
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Spain
41.08
267
Royal Holloway University of London
United Kingdom
41.07
268
The University of Newcastle
  41.00
 269  Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg  Germany   
40.96
 270 Kyung Hee University
South Korea
40.94
271=
Hong Kong Baptist University
Hong Kong
40.88
271=
National Cheng Kung University
Taiwan
40.88
273
University of Indonesia
Indonesia
40.74
274
Vienna University of Technology
Austria
40.58
275
Technische Universitat Darmstadt
Germany
40.39
276
Universitat Innsbruck
Austria
40.37
277
Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Japan
40.34
278
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK)
India
40.32
279
Universitat Konstanz
Germany
40.31
280
 Hiroshima University  Japan  40.29
281
Queensland University of Technology
Australia
40.21
282
Simon Fraser University
Canada
40.11
283
University of Hawaii at Manoa
United States
40.09
284
University of Technology, Sydney
Australia
39.98
285
National Yang Ming University
Taiwan
39.95
286
Charles University
Czech Republic
39.87
287
National University of Ireland, Galway
Ireland
39.85
288
Technische Universitat Dresden
Germany
39.70
289
Norwegian University of Science And Technology
Norway
39.67
290
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
United States
39.43
291
North Carolina State University
United States
39.40
292
Julius-Maximilians-Universitat Wurzburg
Germany
39.34
293
University of South Australia
Australia
39.26
294
SOAS - School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
United Kingdom
39.14
295
Kobe University
Japan
39.13
296
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
United States
39.07
297
Umea University
Sweden
39.01
298
University of Padua
Italy
38.99
299
University of Victoria
Canada
38.93
300
Stony Brook University
United States
38.91
301
ecole des Ponts ParisTech
France
38.90
302
University of Eastern Finland
Finland
38.87
303
University of California, Riverside
United States
38.61
304
University of Tromso
Norway
38.53
305
Pontificia Universidad Catolica Argentina Santa Maria de los Buenos Aires - UCA
Argentina
 38.52
306=
Universite Bordeaux 1, Sciences Technologies
France
38.51
306=
Tecnologico de Monterrey (ITESM)
Mexico
38.51
308
Massey University
New Zealand
38.19
309=
University of Jyvaskyla
Finland
38.16
309=
Tulane University
United States
38.16
311
University of California, Santa Cruz
United States
38.10
312
Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM)
India
38.09
313
University at Buffalo SUNY
United States
38.06
314
University of Pisa
Italy
37.84
315
 Universite Paris Descartes  France  37.64
 316  Johannes Gutenberg Universitat Mainz  Germany  37.58
 317  Wake Forest University  United States  37.36
318
University of Southern Denmark
Denmark
37.28
319
Iowa State University
United States
37.24
320
Universitat Leipzig
Germany
36.65
321
University of Essex
United Kingdom
36.63
322
Tokyo University of Science
Japan
36.30
323
Taipei Medical University
Taiwan
36.28
324=
Laval University
Canada
35.97
324=
 Dublin City University  Ireland 35.97
 326 Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
Malaysia
35.90
327=
City University London
United Kingdom
35.89
327=
Universidad Austral - Argentina
Argentina
35.89
329
Boston College
United States
35.84
330
Arizona State University
United States
35.73
331
Brunel University
United Kingdom
35.62
332
Brandeis University
United States
35.53
333
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
35.39
334
King Abdul Aziz University (KAU)
Saudi Arabia
35.38
335
Universidad de Los Andes Colombia
Colombia
35.36
336
Universita degli Studi di Roma - Tor Vergata
Italy
35.31
337
Virginia Polytechnic Institute (Virginia Tech)
United States
35.20
338
Ruhr-Universitat Bochum
Germany
35.17
339
George Washington University
United States
35.14
340
Linkoping University
Sweden
35.03
341
Ewha Womans University
South Korea
34.94
342
Flinders University
Australia
34.80
343
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Spain
34.58
344
Universite Paris Dauphine
France
34.57
345
Aston University
United Kingdom
34.52
346=
Universitat Bremen
Germany
34.46
346=
 Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1  France 34.46
348
University of the Philippines
Philippines
34.45
349
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IITKGP)
India
34.43
350
Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya
Spain
34.33
351
Universite Paul Sabatier Toulouse III
France
34.15
352=
Bauman Moscow State Technical University
Russia
34.13
352=
Aalborg University
Denmark
34.13
354
Hankuk (Korea) University of Foreign Studies
South Korea
34.12
355
Universitat Dusseldorf
Germany
34.11
356
Washington State University
United States
33.95
357
University of Tasmania
Australia
33.75
358
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)
Malaysia
33.65
359
University of Navarra
Spain
33.64
360
Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
Malaysia
33.62
361
Xi'an Jiaotong University
China
33.52
362
James Cook University
Australia
33.49
363
University of The Witwatersrand
 South Africa 33.29
364
Universitat des Saarlandes
Germany
33.28
365
Colorado State University
United States
33.22
366
University of Connecticut
United States
33.14
367
Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO-University)
Russia
33.03
368
Griffith University
Australia
33.01
369
L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University
Kazakhstan
32.99
370
United Arab Emirates University
United Arab Emirates
32.96
371
Novosibirsk State University
Russia
32.94
372
Universitat Regensburg
Germany
32.91
373
Karl-Franzens-Universitat Graz
Austria
32.87
374
University of Waikato
New Zealand
32.84
375
La Trobe University
Australia
32.78
376
Universitat Jena
Germany
32.62
377
Ben Gurion University of The Negev
Israel
32.59
378
Universite Montpellier 2, Sciences et Techniques du Languedoc
France
32.50
379
Birkbeck College, University of London
United Kingdom
32.49
380
Bond University
Australia
32.43
381=
 Chiba University  Japan  32.13
 381=  Universidad Nacional de Colombia  Colombia 32.13
383
University of Kent
United Kingdom
32.05
384
Universitat Bielefeld
Germany
32.02
385=
University of Missouri, Columbia
United States
31.98
385=
University of Coimbra
Portugal
31.98
387
The University of Georgia
United States
31.90
388
Heriot-Watt University
United Kingdom
31.87
389
University of Cincinnati
United States
31.80
390
Al-Farabi Kazakh National University
Kazakhstan
31.72
391
Sogang University
South Korea
31.64
392
American University in Cairo
Egypt
31.62
393=
University of St Gallen (HSG)
Switzerland
31.49
393=
University of Saskatchewan
Canada
31.49
395
University of Tampere
 Finland  31.44
 396= Universite Lille 1, Sciences et Technologie
France
31.38
396=
National Taiwan University of Science And Technology (formerly National Taiwan Institute of Technology)
Taiwan   
31.38
 398  University of Warsaw  Poland  31.35
 399  Universitat Bayreuth Germany
31.33
400
University of New Mexico
United States
31.32


Source: QS University Rankings

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