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