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