QS World University Rankings 2014-2015

QS World University Rankings enables students to seek out the rankings of a vast assortment of high-performing institutions, honing searches according to region and subject matter. As the most widely read university comparison guide of its kind, QS provide an in depth, comprehensive analysis of the world’s most prolific 800 universities. Students can further refine their results by comparing university rankings across a plethora of criterion including highest performance establishment of the region, subject area, research citations and most esteemed reputation.

Rankingsort descending Institution Country Previous ranking
101
University of Oslo
Norway
89
101
Purdue University
United States
99
60%
103
Nagoya University
Japan
99
104
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
China
123
105
University of Lausanne
Swaziland
111
106
Yonsei University
South Korea
114
107
Georgia Institute of Technology
United States
99
33%
108
City University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong
104
109
Ohio State University
United States
113
55.5%
110
KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Sweden
118
111
University of Pittsburgh
Sweden
106
112
Pennsylvania State University
United States
107
54.8%
113
McMaster University
Canada
140
62%
114
Lomonosov MSU
Russian Federation
120
115
Université Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC)
France
112
116
Korea University
South Korea
145
116
University of Basel
Germany
110
118
Maastricht University
Caribbean Netherlands
121
119
University of Minnesota
United States
44.4%
120
University of York
United Kingdom
121
Universität Freiburg
Germany
122
University of Maryland, College Park
United States
47%
123
Cardiff University
United Kingdom
123
University of Liverpool
United Kingdom
130
13.9%
123
Technical University of Denmark
Denmark
134
126
Kyushu University
Japan
133
127
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Germany
116
127
Newcastle University
United Kingdom
129
129
Rice University
United States
136
14%
129
University of Ghent
Belgium
122
131
University of Southern California
United States
125
17.8%
132
Universidade de São Paulo (USP)
Brazil
127
132
UCSB
United States
130
36.1%
134
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Germany
126
135
Hokkaido University
Japan
144
136
Dartmouth College
United States
119
11.5%
137
University of Aberdeen
United Kingdom
148
138
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Israel
141
139
University College Dublin
Ireland
139
140
Sungkyunkwan University
South Korea
162
141
University of Cape Town
South Africa
145
141
Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
Germany
134
141
University of Virginia
United States
132
30%
144
Zhejiang University
China
165
145
University of Bern
Swaziland
154
146
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Germany
128
147
RWTH Aachen University
Germany
147
147
University of Science and Technology of China
China
174
147
Eindhoven University of Technology
New Zealand
157
150
Freie Universität Berlin
Germany
109
151
Universiti Malaya (UM)
Malaysia
167
151
Wageningen University
Caribbean Netherlands
150
153
UC Irvine - Extension, English and Certificates for Internationals
United States
149
154
Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL)
Belgium
138
155
University of Bergen
Norway
151
156
University of Vienna
Austria
158
156
Radboud University Nijmegen
Caribbean Netherlands
143
156
Emory University
United States
142
26.8%
159
University of Otago
New Zealand
155
160
Lancaster University
United Kingdom
156
161
The University of Exeter
United Kingdom
168
162
Nanjing University
China
175
162
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong
161
164
University of Rochester
United States
151
35.3%
165
Texas A&M University
United States
153
69.2%
166
University of Barcelona
Spain
178
167
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (UC)
Chile
166
167
National Tsing Hua University
Taiwan
199
169
University of Waterloo
Canada
180
170
Queen's University of Belfast
United Kingdom
172
171
VU University Amsterdam
Caribbean Netherlands
181
171
University of Calgary
Canada
201
173
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Spain
177
173
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB)
Belgium
168
175
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)
Mexico
163
175
Chalmers University of Technology
Sweden
202
177
Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
Germany
163
178
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
Spain
195
179
École Normale Supérieure de Lyon
France
158
179
University of Bath
United Kingdom
187
181
Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB)
Belgium
172
182
University of Bologna
Italy
188
182
Stockholm University
Sweden
170
182
University of Colorado Boulder
United States
160
88%
182
Vanderbilt University
United States
181
13.1%
186
University of Illinois at Chicago
United States
192
71%
187
Queen's University, Ontario
Canada
189
41%
187
Aalto University
Finland
196
189
Case Western Reserve University
United States
175
54.3%
190
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
Israel
183
191
Western University
Canada
199
58%
192
University of Florida
United States
179
39%
192
Technische Universität Berlin
Germany
183
192
Universität Hamburg
Germany
186
195
Michigan State University
United States
171
68.7%
195
Tel Aviv University
Israel
196
197
Keio University
Japan
193
198
Universidad de Buenos Aires
Argentina
209
199
University of Tsukuba
Japan
210
200
University of Sussex
United Kingdom
193

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