Shanghai Rankings 2014

China has seen lightning fast development in recent decades and Shanghai has become a hub of domestic and international activity. As students, teachers and parents turn to ranking systems to accurately assess whether a university is ideal for their specifications, Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities releases a highly acclaimed list that covers all bases and enables students to make the right choice.

Ranking Institution Country Previous ranking sort descending
53
Technical University Munich
Germany
50
60
Uppsala University
Sweden
73
70
Ghent University
Germany
85
78
Osaka University
Japan
85
86
University of Arizona
United States
78
94
University of Bonn
Germany
101
38
The University of Manchester
United Kingdom
41
45
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
United States
46
70
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Israel
59
78
Stockholm University
Sweden
82
95
University of Strasbourg
France
97
47
Karolinska Institute
Sweden
44
63
University of Bristol
United Kingdom
64
72
Boston University
United States
75
78
Technion-Israel Institute of Technology
Israel
77
88
Arizona State University
United States
79
96
KU Leuven
Belgium
24
University of Toronto
Canada
28
39
University of Copenhagen
Denmark
42
56
University of Zurich
Swaziland
60
96
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne
Swaziland
33
Rockefeller University
United States
34
57
Utrecht University
The Netherlands
52
74
Aarhus University
Denmark
81
96
Texas A & M University
United States
18
University of California, San Francisco
United States
18
26
Kyoto University
Japan
26
42
University of Paris Sud (Paris 11)
France
39
49
University of Munich
Germany
61
66
University of Geneva
Swaziland
69
74
Brown University
United States
67
82
University of Groningen
The Netherlands
92
90
University of Basel
Swaziland
83
99
Georgia Institute of Technology
United States
19
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich
Switzerland
20
35
Pierre and Marie Curie University - Paris 6
France
37
67
Ecole Normale Superieure - Paris
France
71
74
The Australian National University
Australia
66
84
Moscow State University
Russian Federation
79
100
VU University Amsterdam
The Netherlands
20
University College London
United Kingdom
21
44
The University of Melbourne
Australia
69
University of Oslo
Norway
69
77
Leiden University
The Netherlands
74
85
The University of Queensland
Australia
85
16
University of Pennsylvania
United States
15
10%
45
The University of Edinburgh
United Kingdom
51
10.7%
31
Duke University
United States
31
10.8%
28
Northwestern University
United States
30
12.9%
59
King's College London
United Kingdom
67
13%
54
Vanderbilt University
United States
49
13.1%
13
Cornell University
United States
13
14%
82
Rice University
United States
92
14%
17
The Johns Hopkins University
United States
17
15%
22
The Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine
United Kingdom
24
15.2%
62
Carnegie Mellon University
United States
73
16.7%
73
University of Helsinki
Finland
76
17%
4
University of California-Berkeley
United States
3
17%
51
University of Southern California
United States
47
17.8%
32
Washington University in St. Louis
United States
32
17.9%
12
University of California, Los Angeles
United States
12
18.2%
9
University of Oxford
United Kingdom
10
20.5%
5
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom
5
21.9%
21
The University of Tokyo
Japan
21
24.8%
36
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
United States
43
29%
22
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
United States
23
32.2%
27
New York University
United States
27
34%
90
University of Rochester
United States
90
35.3%
47
University of California, Irvine
United States
45
35.4%
41
University of California, Santa Barbara
United States
35
36.1%
14
University of California, San Diego
United States
14
36.8%
78
University of Florida
United States
71
39%
39
The University of Texas at Austin
United States
36
40.2%
55
University of California, Davis
United States
47
41.3%
30
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
United States
29
44.4%
37
University of British Columbia
Canada
40
47%
43
University of Maryland, College Park
United States
38
47%
93
University of California, Santa Cruz
United States
101
48.6%
2
Stanford University
United States
2
5.1%
24
University of Wisconsin - Madison
United States
19
51.1%
65
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus
United States
61
54.5%
58
Pennsylvania State University - University Park
United States
54
54.8%
15
University of Washington
United States
16
55%
64
The Ohio State University - Columbus
United States
65
55.5%
11
Yale University
United States
11
6.3%
8
Columbia University
United States
8
6.9%
60
Purdue University - West Lafayette
United States
57
60%
52
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick
United States
61
61%
49
Heidelberg University
Germany
61.9%
28
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
United States
25
62%
90
McMaster University
Canada
92
62%
6
Princeton University
United States
7
7.4%
1
Harvard University
United States
1
7.7%
3
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
United States
4
7.7%
7
California Institute of Technology
United States
6
8%
9
University of Chicago
United States
9
8.4%
87
University of Utah
United States
85
82.6%
34
University of Colorado at Boulder
United States
33
88%
88
The University of Western Australia
Australia
91