CWTS Leiden World Rankings 2014

When it comes to seeking out a school, ranking lists have become a go-to necessity sought out by students, parents and teachers alike. Eager to see who is coming out on top and out-ranking the others, such comprehensive lists help people accurately assess which school is right for them, dependent on location, subject, faculties and a plethora of further pinpointed indicators that represent how well the school is performing. CWTS takes its approach to ranking very seriously, making sure that authenticity is a central focus.

Rankingsort descending Institution Country Previous ranking
University of Oregon
United States
1
Rockefeller University
United States
N/A
2
MIT
United States
1
7.7%
3
Harvard University
United States
5
5.9%
4
University of California - Berkeley
United States
7
17%
5
Stanford University
United States
3
5.1%
6
California Institute of Technology (Caltech)
United States
8
8%
7
Princeton University
United States
4
7.4%
8
University Calif - Santa Barbara
United States
2
36.1%
9
University of California - San Francisco
United States
9
3.7%
10
Yale University
United States
10
6.3%
11
Rice University
United States
6
14%
12
University of California - Santa Cruz
United States
11
48.6%
13
Northwestern University
United States
17
12.9%
14
University of California - San Diego
United States
15
36.8%
15
University of Colorado - Boulder
United States
14
88%
16
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
United States
12
17
University of Pennsylvania
United States
18
10%
18
University of Chicago
United States
16
8.4%
19
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom
24
21.9%
20
University of California - Los Angeles
United States
25
18.2%
21
École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne
Switzerland
13
8%
22
Weizmann Institute of Science
Israel
23
23
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
United Kingdom
33
11.5%
24
University of Oxford
United Kingdom
30
20.5%
25
ETH Zurich
Switzerland
26
13.4%
26
Columbia University
United States
19
6.9%
27
Johns Hopkins University
United States
36
15%
28
Washington University - St Louis
United States
22
17.9%
29
Duke University
United States
29
10.8%
30
University of Massachusetts Medical School
United States
20
31
University of Washington - Seattle
United States
27
55%
32
Cornell University
United States
32
14%
33
Imperial College London
United Kingdom
41
15.2%
34
University North Carolina - Chapel Hill
United States
38
29%
35
New York University
United States
28
34%
36
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
United States
31
37
Boston University
United States
37
34%
38
University Michigan
United States
40
32.2%
39
University of St Andrews
United Kingdom
47
40
Boston College
United States
34%
41
University College London
United Kingdom
50
42
Dartmouth College
United States
43
11.5%
43
University of Texas - Austin
United States
39
40.2%
44
Emory University
United States
46
26.8%
45
King's College London
United Kingdom
56
13%
46
Carnegie Mellon University
United States
21
18%
47
University of California - Irvine
United States
44
35.4%
48
University of Massachusetts - Amherst
United States
42
62.6%
49
University of Bristol
United Kingdom
76
50
Georgia Institute of Technology
United States
34
33%
51
University of Rochester
United States
72
35.3%
52
Queen Mary University of London
United Kingdom
53
Leiden University
The Netherlands
58
54
University of Lausanne
Switzerland
68
55
University of Southern California
United States
56
University of Geneva
Switzerland
59
57
École Normale Supérieure
France
58
University of Exeter
United Kingdom
49
59
University of California, Riverside
United States
35
60
University of Wisconsin-Madison
United States
54
61
Baylor College of Medicine
United States
62
62
University of Edinburgh
United Kingdom
84
63
University of Basel
Switzerland
85
64
VU University Amsterdam
The Netherlands
83
65
University of Dundee
United Kingdom
79
66
University of Pittsburgh
United States
65
54.5%
67
University of Zurich
Switzerland
70
68
University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
United States
67
62.00%
69
Vanderbilt University
United States
81
70
Tufts University
United States
57
17.4%
71
Technische Universität München
Germany
77
72
University of California, Davis
United States
82
73
Technical University of Denmark
Denmark
45
74
Case Western Reserve University
United States
101
54.3%
75
University of Maryland, College Park
United States
51
47.0%
76
Oregon Health & Science University
United States
66
77
Utrecht University
The Netherlands
64
78
University of York
United Kingdom
107
79
University of Aberdeen
United Kingdom
91
80
Trinity College, Dublin
Ireland
48
81
University of Amsterdam
The Netherlands
103
82
Brown University
United States
74
83
University of Warwick
United Kingdom
87
85
Erasmus University Rotterdam
The Netherlands
96
86
Paris Descartes University
France
152
87
University of Toronto
Canada
88
88
Yeshiva University
United States
98
84.0%
89
University of Minnesota
United States
61
90
Plymouth University
United Kingdom
91
Paris Diderot University
France
125
92
University of East Anglia
United Kingdom
93
Wageningen University and Research Centre
The Netherlands
78
94
Eindhoven University of Technology
The Netherlands
94
95
University of Colorado Denver
United States
104
96
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
United States
97
Radboud University Nijmegen
The Netherlands
114
98
Nanyang Technological University
Singapore
75
99
Rutgers–New Brunswick
United States
86
100
University of Utah
United States
92

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