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 Institutionsort ascending Country Previous ranking
206
Zhejiang University
China
398
York University
Canada
107
Yonsei University
South Korea
339
Yokohama National University
Japan
172
Yeshiva University
United States
84.0%
10
Yale University
United States
10
6.3%
354
Xiamen University
China
399
Xi'an Jiaotong University
China
307
Wesleyan University
United States
24.0%
38
Weizmann Institute of Science
Israel
33
192
Wayne State University
United States
81.0%
58
Washington University in St. Louis
United States
63
296
Washington State University
United States
40
Waseda University
Japan
16%
145
Wake Forest University
United States
34.0%
288
Wageningen University and Research Centre
The Netherlands
144
VU University Amsterdam
The Netherlands
248
Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Belgium
333
Vita-Salute San Raffaele University
Italy
271
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
United States
70.0%
240
Virginia Commonwealth University
United States
60.2%
71
Vanderbilt University
United States
61
88
Utrecht University
The Netherlands
84
124
Uppsala University
Sweden
85
University of Zurich
Switzerland
74
336
University of York
United Kingdom
25
University of Wisconsin–Madison
United States
23
51.1%
152
University of Western Ontario
Canada
58.0%
225
University of Western Australia
Australia
280
University of Waterloo
Canada
32
University of Washington - Seattle
United States
31
55%
324
University of Warwick
United Kingdom
12.9%
41
University of Virginia
United States
71
205
University of Vienna
Austria
377
University of Victoria
Canada
368
University of Verona
Italy
320
University of Vermont
United States
77.0%
301
University of Valencia
Spain
62
University of Utah
United States
42
282
University of Ulm
Germany
92.0%
391
University of Turku
Finland
231
University of Turin
Italy
159
University of Tübingen
Germany
253
University of Tsukuba
Japan
367
University of Trieste
Italy
31
University of Toronto
Canada
29
13
University of Tokyo
Japan
14
24.8%
114
University of the Witwatersrand
South Africa
66
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
United States
46
379
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
United States
104
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
United States
239
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
United States
25.0%
274
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
United States
256
University of Texas at San Antonio
United States
143
University of Texas at Dallas
United States
52.0%
29
University of Texas at Austin
United States
26
40.2%
227
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
United States
75.0%
95
University of Sydney
Australia
92
190
University of Sussex
United Kingdom
300
University of Stuttgart
Germany
176
University of Strasbourg
France
323
University of St Andrews
United States
352
University of Southern Denmark
Denmark
51
University of Southern California
United States
39
146
University of Southampton
United Kingdom
173
University of South Florida - Tampa
United States
45.2%
298
University of South Carolina - Columbia
United States
64.4%
178
University of Sheffield
United Kingdom
384
University of Seville
Spain
315
University of Science, Malaysia
Malaysia
270
University of Science and Technology of China
China
131
University of São Paulo
Brazil
356
University of Santiago de Compostela
Spain
325
University of Rome Tor Vergata
Italy
77
University of Rochester
United States
76
338
University of Regensburg
Germany
287
University of Reading
United Kingdom
115
University of Queensland
Australia
290
University of Porto
Portugal
53
University of Pittsburgh
United States
69
54.5%
308
University of Pisa
Italy
359
University of Perugia
Italy
14
University of Pennsylvania
United States
12
10%
344
University of Pavia
Italy
50
University of Paris-Sud
France
36
184
University of Padua
Italy
5
University of Oxford
United Kingdom
3
20.5%
212
University of Ottawa
Canada
98.9%
355
University of Otago
New Zealand
111
University of Oslo
Norway
346
University of Oregon
United States
73.9%
235
University of Oklahoma
United States
80.4%
147
University of Nottingham
United Kingdom
11.0%
64
University of Notre Dame
United States
21.2%
45
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
United States
34
29%
149
University of New South Wales
Australia
185
University of New Mexico
United States
64.6%
335
University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Micronesia, Federated States of
64.4%
351
University of Nebraska Medical Center
United States
347
University of Navarra
Spain

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