QS Asia

When students, parents and teachers search for a prestigious university to suit their specifications, they duly turn to world rankings to see if their desired establishment ranks highly. The university pecking order is not an outdated institution, but an essential method to ensure that prospective students adequately assess their place of learning before committing to a period of study.

Ranking Institution Country Previous rankingsort descending
5
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Hong Kong
1
12
Kyoto University
Japan
10
7
Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
Singapore
10
11
City University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong
12
15
Tokyo Institute of Technology
Japan
13
14
Tsinghua University
China
14
13
Osaka University
Japan
15
16
Yonsei University
South Korea
16
18
Tohoku University
Japan
17
20
Nagoya University
Japan
18
18
Korea University
South Korea
19
1
National University of Singapore (NUS)
Singapore
2
3
The University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong
2
24
Kyushu University
Japan
20
17
Sungkyunkwan University
South Korea
21
21
National Taiwan University (NTU)
Taiwan
22
22
Fudan University
China
23
23
Hokkaido University
Japan
24
27
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong
25
25
University of Science and Technology of China
China
26
28
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
China
27
31
Zhejiang University
China
28
26
Nanjing University
China
29
29
National Chiao Tung University
Taiwan
30
33
National Tsing Hua University
Taiwan
31
35
Keio University
Japan
32
32
Universiti Malaya (UM)
Malaysia
33
34
University of Tsukuba
Japan
34
37
Kyung Hee University
South Korea
35
29
Hanyang University
South Korea
36
36
National Cheng Kung University
Taiwan
37
38
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD)
India
38
41
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB)
India
39
4
Seoul National University
South Korea
4
39
Ewha Womans University
South Korea
40
43
Kobe University
Japan
41
40
Mahidol University
Thailand
42
45
Hong Kong Baptist University
China
43
44
Waseda University
Japan
44
49
National Yang Ming University
Taiwan
45
42
Beijing Normal University
China
46
47
Hiroshima University
Japan
47
48
Chulalongkorn University
Thailand
48
8
Peking University
China
5
46
Taipei Medical University
Taiwan
50
2
KAIST - Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology
South Korea
6
50
Nankai University
China
62
9
Pohang University of Science And Technology (POSTECH)
South Korea
7
6
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong
7
10
The University of Tokyo
Japan
9
24.8%