Top 10 Best Universities in the World
The Times Higher Education in its annual World Reputation Rankings lists the most-respected Universities around the world. 10,000 academics were asked to nominate Top 10 best Universities in their chosen field. America and UK topped this year’s list.
Here is the list of the best Universities in the World.
1. Harvard University
Harvard University is a private university in Cambridge, Massachusetts. It was established in 1636.
2. University of Cambridge
The University of Cambridge is a collegiate public University in Cambridge, England. It was founded in 1209; Cambridge is the second English-speaking oldest university and world’s fourth oldest university.
3. University of Oxford
The University of Oxford is Research University located in Oxford, England. This university was founded in 1096 and making the world oldest English Speaking university.
4. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology founded in 1861 and it’s located in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
5. Stanford University
Stanford University also known as Leland Stanford Junior University. This is the world’s most prestigious University. This University was founded in 1885 by Leland Stanford, former governor and senator of US from California and leading railroad tycoon.
6. University of California, Berkeley
The University of California, Berkely is a Public University in Berkeley California state in America. It was founded in 1868.
7. Princeton University
Princeton University is a private university and located in Princeton, New Jersey. It was founded in 1746 at Elizabeth as the college of New Jersey and then later on renamed in 1896 as Princeton University.
8. Yale University
Yale University also a Private university in New Haven, Connecticut and founded in 1701.
9. California Institute of Technology
The California Institute of Technology is located in Pasadena, California, United States. It was founded in 1891 by Amos G. Throop.
10. Columbia University
Columbia University is an American Private University located in Morningside Heights, New York City. It was founded in 1754 as King’s College and later on in 1896 it was named Columbia University.