CWUR World 2014 Rankings

Most students looking for a university to commence higher education will tell you that beyond seeking the advice of friends and family, the most essential port of call is a ranking system. These systems also create a sense of competitiveness between universities across the globe, as they each strive to deliver a better higher education. The Centre for World University rankings filters particulars to provide a comprehensively detailed list, making the process of landing a new university far easier for prospective students.

Ranking Institution Country Previous rankingsort descending
101
Erasmus University Rotterdam
The Netherlands
109
Technion – Israel Institute of Technology
Israel
117
Leiden University
The Netherlands
125
University of Iowa
United States
78.4%
133
University of Colorado Denver
United States
60.0%
141
McMaster University
Canada
62.0%
149
University of New South Wales
Australia
157
Humboldt University of Berlin
Germany
165
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
United States
173
University of South Florida - Tampa
United States
45.2%
181
University of Milan
Italy
189
Fudan University
China
197
Technical University of Denmark
Denmark
205
University of Vienna
Austria
213
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
Germany
221
Joseph Fourier University
France
229
Newcastle University
United Kingdom
237
Dresden University of Technology
Germany
245
Paris Descartes University
France
253
University of Tsukuba
Japan
261
Drexel University
United States
74.9%
269
University College Dublin
Ireland
277
Queen's University
Canada
285
Saint Petersburg State University
Russian Federation
293
Medical College of Wisconsin
United States
301
University of Valencia
Spain
309
Autonomous University of Madrid
Spain
317
University of Hull
United Kingdom
325
University of Rome Tor Vergata
Italy
333
Vita-Salute San Raffaele University
Italy
341
University of Genoa
Italy
349
Nankai University
China
357
University of Exeter
United Kingdom
365
Oklahoma State University–Stillwater
United States
78.0%
373
University of Eastern Finland
Finland
381
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong
389
Polytechnic University of Milan
Italy
397
Cranfield University
United Kingdom
94
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Belgium
102
Case Western Reserve University
United States
54.3%
110
University of Helsinki
Finland
17.0%
118
Georgetown University
United States
17.1%
126
Stony Brook University
United States
41.3%
134
Université de Montréal
Canada
142
University of Birmingham
United Kingdom
150
Osaka City University
Japan
158
Free University of Berlin
Germany
166
University of Calgary
Canada
174
Hanyang University
South Korea
182
Iowa State University
United States
85.5%
190
University of Sussex
United Kingdom
198
Complutense University of Madrid
Spain
206
Zhejiang University
China
214
Queen Mary University of London
United Kingdom
222
University of California, Riverside
United States
54.7%
230
Claude Bernard University Lyon 1
France
238
RWTH Aachen University
Germany
246
National Cheng Kung University
Taiwan
254
Autonomous University of Barcelona
Spain
262
Colorado State University
United States
74.7%
270
University of Science and Technology of China
China
278
University of Lisbon
Portugal
286
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Norway
294
City College of New York
United States
32.5%
302
Linköping University
Sweden
310
Medical University of Vienna
Austria
318
Northeastern University
United States
5.6%
326
University of Innsbruck
Austria
334
Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology
South Korea
342
Queen's University Belfast
United Kingdom
350
University of East Anglia
United Kingdom
358
University of Jena
Germany
80.0%
366
University of Guelph
Canada
374
Ewha Womans University
South Korea
382
Saarland University
Germany
390
Temple University
United States
63.9%
398
York University
Canada
55
Peking University
China
87
Tsinghua University
China
103
University of Alberta
Canada
111
University of Oslo
Norway
119
Aarhus University
Denmark
127
University of Groningen
The Netherlands
135
Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg
Germany
143
University of Texas at Dallas
United States
52.0%
151
University of Leeds
United Kingdom
159
University of Tübingen
Germany
167
Mines ParisTech
France
175
Oregon Health & Science University
United States
183
University of Maryland, Baltimore
United States
191
Université catholique de Louvain
Belgium
199
University of Cologne
Germany
207
University of Georgia
United States
54.7%
215
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Germany
223
Julius-Maximilian's University of Würzburg
Germany
231
University of Turin
Italy
239
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
United States
25.0%
247
University of Delaware
United States
56.6%
255
Florida State University
United States
44.0%
263
University of Leicester
United Kingdom
71.2%

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