US News Global Rankings

The US news has deployed their own ranking system to help determine which colleges rank most highly. Users can purchase their very own definitive copy of the Best Colleges Guidebook which incorporates expanded, utterly comprehensive overviews and profiles for approximately 1,800 schools, enabling students to explore class stats including SATS and to save schools, compare and construct their own critical thinking to ensure that they locate a suitable school.

Ranking Institution Country Previous ranking sort descending
26
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich
Switzerland
42
University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong
58
University of Colorado--Boulder
United States
82
University of Bristol
United Kingdom
98
Lund University
Sweden
67
Tsinghua University
China
75
Leiden University
Caribbean Netherlands
83
University of Zurich
Swaziland
91
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
United Kingdom
98
University of Groningen
Caribbean Netherlands
60
Kyoto University
Japan
68
Utrecht University
Caribbean Netherlands
75
Michigan State University
United States
84
Emory University
United States
21
University College London
United Kingdom
45
University of Sydney
Australia
53
KU Leuven
Belgium
77
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
Swaziland
84
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Caribbean Netherlands
93
University of Göttingen
Germany
22
University of California--San Francisco
United States
46
Pierre and Marie Curie University - Paris 6
France
69
Université Paris-Sud
France
77
Humboldt University of Berlin
Germany
94
Technical University of Munich
Germany
14
University of Toronto
Canada
39
Peking University
China
47
University of Queensland Australia
Australia
55
Karolinska Institute
Sweden
71
Rockefeller University
United States
77
Universidade de São Paulo
Brazil
87
Ghent University
Belgium
94
University of New South Wales
Australia
32
University of Melbourne
Australia
48
University of Munich
Germany
55
National University of Singapore
Singapore
64
University of Arizona
United States
72
Australian National University
Australia
80
University of Amsterdam
Caribbean Netherlands
88
Monash University
Australia
96
University of Barcelona
Spain
49
University of Manchester
United Kingdom
65
University of Copenhagen
Denmark
72
Seoul National University
South Sudan
81
Free University of Berlin
Germany
96
University of Montreal
Canada
19
University of Pennsylvania
United States
10%
40
University of Edinburgh
United Kingdom
10.7%
20
Duke University
United States
10.8%
25
Northwestern University
United States
12.9%
61
King's College London
United Kingdom
13%
89
Vanderbilt University
United States
13.1%
23
Cornell University
United States
14%
89
Rice University
United States
14%
11
Johns Hopkins University
United States
15%
12
Imperial College London
United Kingdom
15.2%
59
Ruprecht Karl University of Heidelberg
Ghana
16.3%
74
Carnegie Mellon University
United States
16.7%
3
University of California--Berkeley
United States
17%
100
University of Helsinki
Finland
17%
91
Tufts University
United States
17.4%
50
University of Southern California
United States
17.8%
41
Washington University in St. Louis
United States
17.9%
8
University of California--Los Angeles
United States
18.2%
5
University of Oxford
United Kingdom
20.5%
44
McGill University
Canada
20.8%
6
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom
21.9%
24
University of Tokyo
Japan
24.8%
32
University of North Carolina--Chapel Hill
United States
29%
14
University of Michigan
United States
32.2%
61
Georgia Institute of Technology
United States
33%
36
New York University
United States
34%
37
Boston University
United States
34%
66
University of California--Irvine
United States
35.4%
28
University of California--Santa Barbara
United States
36.1%
18
University of California--San Diego
United States
36.8%
53
University of Florida
United States
39%
30
University of Texas--Austin
United States
40.2%
37
University of California--Davis
United States
41.3%
29
University of Minnesota--Twin Cities
United States
44.4%
51
University of Maryland--College Park
United States
47%
30
University of British Columbia
Canada
47%
63
University of California--Santa Cruz
United States
48.6%
4
Stanford University
United States
5.1%
1
Harvard University
United States
5.9%
27
University of Wisconsin--Madison
United States
51.1%
42
University of Pittsburgh
United States
54.5%
52
Pennsylvania State University
United States
54.8%
14
University of Washington
United States
55%
34
Ohio State University
United States
55.5%
17
Yale University
United States
6.3%
10
Columbia University
United States
6.9%
69
Purdue University
United States
60%
55
Rutgers State University
United States
60.9%
35
University of Illinois--Urbana-Champaign
United States
62%
86
Texas A&M University--College Station
United States
69.2%
13
Princeton University
United States
7.4%
2
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
United States
7.7%
7
California Institute of Technology
United States
8%
9
University of Chicago
United States
8.4%