Top 100 Best University of the World 2016
Top 100 Best University of the World 2016

Top 100 University of the World 2016

Times Higher Education has issued the list of top 100 best universities of the world. Top 3 positions have USA universities Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Stanford University.

British Cambridge and Oxford University are at fourth and fifth rank respectively after losing two ranks while another two British universities have also been pushed out of the ranking list.

No Pakistani or Indian university include in this list.

The number of Asian universities has increased to 17 in this ranking.

To 100 World Universities list:

  1. Harvard University, United States
  2. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States
  3. Stanford University, United States
  4. University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
  5. University of Oxford, United Kingdom
  6. University of California, Berkeley, United States
  7. Princeton University, United States
  8. Yale University, United States
  9. Columbia University, United States
  10. California Institute of Technology, United States
  11. University of Chicago, United States
  12. University of Tokyo, Japan
  13. University of California, Los Angeles, United States
  14. University of Michigan, United States
  15. Imperial College London, United Kingdom
  16. University of Pennsylvania, United States
  17. Cornell University, United States
  18. Tsinghua University, China
  19. ETH Zürich – Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Switzerland
  20. University College London, United Kingdom
  21. Peking University, China
  22. Johns Hopkins University, United States
  23. University of Toronto, Canada
  24. London School of Economics and Political Science, United Kingdom
  25. New York University, United States
  26. National University of Singapore, Singapore
  27. Kyoto University, Japan
  28. Duke University, United States
  29. University of Washington, United States
  30. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, United States
  31. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russian Federation
  32. Northwestern University, United States
  33. Carnegie Mellon University, United States
  34. University of Texas at Austin, United States
  35. University of Wisconsin-Madison, United States
  36. University of California, San Diego, United States
  37. University of British Columbia, Canada
  38. University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  39. McGill University, Canada
  40. Georgia Institute of Technology, United States
  41. LMU Munich, Germany
  42. University of California, San Francisco, United States
  43. King’s College London, United Kingdom
  44. Pennsylvania State University, United States
  45. University of California, Davis, United States
  46. University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  47. Seoul National University, South Korea
  48. École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
  49. University of Manchester, United Kingdom
  50. University of Melbourne, Australia
  51. University of Minnesota, United States
  52. Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
  53. Heidelberg University, Germany
  54. Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
  55. Karolinska Institute, Sweden
  56. University of Maryland, College Park, United States
  57. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, United States
  58. Ohio State University, United States
  59. Osaka University, Japan
  60. Purdue University, United States
  61. Technical University of Munich, Germany
  62. University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
  63. Australian National University, Australia
  64. École Normale Supérieure, France
  65. KU Leuven, Belgium
  66. Michigan State University, United States
  67. University of Southern California, United States
  68. University of Sydney, Australia
  69. Tohoku University, Japan
  70. Washington University in St Louis, United States
  71. Boston University, United States
  72. Brown University, United States
  73. University of California, Santa Barbara, United States
  74. Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  75. Free University of Berlin, Germany
  76. Fudan University, China
  77. Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
  78. University of Pittsburgh, United States
  79. Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
  80. Texas A&M University, United States
  81. Indiana University Bloomington, United States
  82. Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), South Korea
  83. Leiden University, Netherlands
  84. London Business School, United Kingdom
  85. Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  86. National Taiwan University, Taiwan
  87. Pierre and Marie Curie University, France
  88. RWTH Aachen University, Germany
  89. Saint Petersburg State University, Russian Federation
  90. Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
  91. University of Warwick, United Kingdom
  92. Zhejiang University, China
  93. Arizona State University, United States
  94. University of Colorado Boulder, United States
  95. École Polytechnique, France
  96. Insead, France
  97. Lund University, Sweden
  98. Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Russian Federation
  99. Panthéon-Sorbonne University – Paris 1, France
  100. University of São Paulo, Brazil
  101. Utrecht University, Netherlands
  102. Wageningen University and Research Center, Netherlands

Ranked by:

https://www.timeshighereducation.com/world-university-rankings