When it comes to education, nothing but the best is what every deserving student wants. Here we share the list of top 10 universities in the world 2016-17.
Looking at the list of top 10 universities in the world 2016-17, five of these are American universities and four are UK’s universities.
Top 10 Universities 2016 – 2017
10. University of Chicago – United States
9. Imperial College London – United Kingdom
8. ETH Zurich – Swiss Federal Institute of Technology – Switzerland
7. UCL (University College London) – United Kingdom
6. University of Oxford – United Kingdom
5. California Institute of Technology (Caltech) – United States
4. University of Cambridge – United Kingdom
3. Harvard University – United States
2. Stanford University – United States
1. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) – United States
Top 10 Universities 2015 – 2016
Here we share the list of top 10 universities in the world released by the Center for World University Rankings (2015-16). CWUR uses eight strong parameters to determine the rankings including quality of education, quality of faculty, alumni employment, publications, influence, citations, broad impact and patents. CWUR rankings are relied upon not only by students but also by university administrators and government officials from across the globe.
Looking at the list of top 10 universities in the world 2015-16, eight of these are American universities. When compared to the rankings of 2014 the only change has been inclusion of Cornell University at number 10, while Yale moves out of the top 10 universities list.
10. Cornell University
9. Princeton University
Country: USA (Princeton, New Jersey)
2014 Ranking: 9th
8. University of Chicago
7. University of California, Berkeley
6. Columbia University
5. University of Oxford
The University of Oxford is one of the world’s oldest universities in continuous operation.
4. University of Cambridge
The University of Cambridge is also one of the oldest universities in the world in continuous operation.