US News Global Rankings

The US news has deployed their own ranking system to help determine which colleges rank most highly. Users can purchase their very own definitive copy of the Best Colleges Guidebook which incorporates expanded, utterly comprehensive overviews and profiles for approximately 1,800 schools, enabling students to explore class stats including SATS and to save schools, compare and construct their own critical thinking to ensure that they locate a suitable school.

Rankingsort descending Institution Country Previous ranking
1
Harvard University
United States
5.9%
2
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
United States
7.7%
3
University of California--Berkeley
United States
17%
4
Stanford University
United States
5.1%
5
University of Oxford
United Kingdom
20.5%
6
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom
21.9%
7
California Institute of Technology
United States
8%
8
University of California--Los Angeles
United States
18.2%
9
University of Chicago
United States
8.4%
10
Columbia University
United States
6.9%
11
Johns Hopkins University
United States
15%
12
Imperial College London
United Kingdom
15.2%
13
Princeton University
United States
7.4%
14
University of Michigan
United States
32.2%
14
University of Toronto
Canada
14
University of Washington
United States
55%
17
Yale University
United States
6.3%
18
University of California--San Diego
United States
36.8%
19
University of Pennsylvania
United States
10%
20
Duke University
United States
10.8%
21
University College London
United Kingdom
22
University of California--San Francisco
United States
23
Cornell University
United States
14%
24
University of Tokyo
Japan
24.8%
25
Northwestern University
United States
12.9%
26
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich
Switzerland
27
University of Wisconsin--Madison
United States
51.1%
28
University of California--Santa Barbara
United States
36.1%
29
University of Minnesota--Twin Cities
United States
44.4%
30
University of British Columbia
Canada
47%
30
University of Texas--Austin
United States
40.2%
32
University of Melbourne
Australia
32
University of North Carolina--Chapel Hill
United States
29%
34
Ohio State University
United States
55.5%
35
University of Illinois--Urbana-Champaign
United States
62%
36
New York University
United States
34%
37
Boston University
United States
34%
37
University of California--Davis
United States
41.3%
39
Peking University
China
40
University of Edinburgh
United Kingdom
10.7%
41
Washington University in St. Louis
United States
17.9%
42
University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong
42
University of Pittsburgh
United States
54.5%
44
McGill University
Canada
20.8%
45
University of Sydney
Australia
46
Pierre and Marie Curie University - Paris 6
France
47
University of Queensland Australia
Australia
48
University of Munich
Germany
49
University of Manchester
United Kingdom
50
University of Southern California
United States
17.8%
51
University of Maryland--College Park
United States
47%
52
Pennsylvania State University
United States
54.8%
53
KU Leuven
Belgium
53
University of Florida
United States
39%
55
Karolinska Institute
Sweden
55
National University of Singapore
Singapore
55
Rutgers State University
United States
60.9%
58
University of Colorado--Boulder
United States
59
Ruprecht Karl University of Heidelberg
Ghana
16.3%
60
Kyoto University
Japan
61
Georgia Institute of Technology
United States
33%
61
King's College London
United Kingdom
13%
63
University of California--Santa Cruz
United States
48.6%
64
University of Arizona
United States
65
University of Copenhagen
Denmark
66
University of California--Irvine
United States
35.4%
67
Tsinghua University
China
68
Utrecht University
Caribbean Netherlands
69
Purdue University
United States
60%
69
Université Paris-Sud
France
71
Rockefeller University
United States
72
Australian National University
Australia
72
Seoul National University
South Sudan
74
Carnegie Mellon University
United States
16.7%
75
Leiden University
Caribbean Netherlands
75
Michigan State University
United States
77
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
Swaziland
77
Humboldt University of Berlin
Germany
77
Universidade de São Paulo
Brazil
80
University of Amsterdam
Caribbean Netherlands
81
Free University of Berlin
Germany
82
University of Bristol
United Kingdom
83
University of Zurich
Swaziland
84
Emory University
United States
84
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Caribbean Netherlands
86
Texas A&M University--College Station
United States
69.2%
87
Ghent University
Belgium
88
Monash University
Australia
89
Rice University
United States
14%
89
Vanderbilt University
United States
13.1%
91
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
United Kingdom
91
Tufts University
United States
17.4%
93
University of Göttingen
Germany
94
Technical University of Munich
Germany
94
University of New South Wales
Australia
96
University of Barcelona
Spain
96
University of Montreal
Canada
98
Lund University
Sweden
98
University of Groningen
Caribbean Netherlands
100
University of Helsinki
Finland
17%