2015: World’s Top 100 Universities Revealed! Harvard Maintains Lead As Cambridge, Oxford Tag Along

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Harvard may have retained first place in the ranking as the world’s most prestigious university since the rankings began in 2011, but UK institutions Cambridge and Oxford have come in at second and third place, in a growing trend seeing UK institutions rising up the world rankings in recent years. Telegraph report.

According to the latest table published by Times Higher Education (THE), Cambridge and Oxford each rose two places to reach second and third place respectively, overtaking the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Stanford University.

The table shows 12 UK universities made it into the top 100, up from 10 the year before, thanks to the universities of Durham and Warwick.

Top 100 world universities by reputation 2015
1. Harvard University, United States
2. University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
3. University of Oxford, United Kingdom
4. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States
5. Stanford University, United States
6. University of California, Berkeley, United States
7. Princeton University, United States
8. Yale University, United States
9. California Institute of Technology, United States
10. Columbia University, United States
11. University of Chicago, United States
12. University of Tokyo, Japan
13. University of California, Los Angeles, United States
14. Imperial College London, United Kingdom
15. ETH Zürich – Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Switzerland
16. University of Toronto, Canada
17. University College London, United Kingdom
18. Johns Hopkins University, United States
19. University of Michigan, United States
20. New York University, United States
21. Cornell University, United States
22. London School of Economics and Political Science, United Kingdom
23. University of Pennsylvania, United States
24. National University of Singapore, Singapore
25. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russian Federation
26. Tsinghua University, China
27. Kyoto University, Japan
28. Carnegie Mellon University, United States
29. University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
30. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, United States
31. King’s College London, United Kingdom
32. Peking University, China
33. University of Washington, United States
34. Duke University, United States
35. Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany
36. McGill University, Canada
37. University of British Columbia, Canada
38. Heidelberg University, Germany
39. University of California, San Francisco, United States
40. University of Wisconsin-Madison, United States
41. University of California, San Diego, United States
42. University of Melbourne, Australia
43. Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
44. University of California, Davis, United States
45. Karolinska Institute, Sweden
46. University of Texas at Austin, United States
47. Northwestern University, United States
48. École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
49. Georgia Institute of Technology, United States
50. University of Manchester, United Kingdom
51. Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
52. University of Sydney, Australia
53. Australian National University, Australia
54. Panthéon-Sorbonne University – Paris 1, France
55. Paris-Sorbonne University – Paris 4, France
56. Seoul National University, Republic of Korea
57. University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
58. Free University of Berlin, Germany
59. Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
60. University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
61. University of São Paulo, Brazil
62. Technical University of Munich, Germany
63. École Normale Supérieure, France
64. Pennsylvania State University, United States
65. University of California, Santa Barbara, United States
66. National Taiwan University, Taiwan
67. Wageningen University and Research Center, Netherlands
68. University of Southern California, United States
69. Leiden University, Netherlands
70. University of North Carolina, United States
71. Purdue University, United States
72. Utrecht University, Netherlands
73. National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico
74. Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, United States
75. Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
76. Brown University, United States
77. Boston University, United States
78. University of Pittsburgh, United States
79.Michigan State University, United States
80. University of Minnesota, United States
81. Saint Petersburg State University, Russian Federation
82. Durham University, United Kingdom
83. Uppsala University, Sweden
84. University of Helsinki, Finland
85. University of Copenhagen, Denmark
86. University of Queensland, Australia
87. Ohio State University, United States
88. Washington University in St Louis, United States
89. University of Warwick, United Kingdom
90. Texas A&M University, United States
91. École Polytechnique, France
92. RWTH Aachen University, Germany
93. University of Maryland, College Park, United States
94. Mayo Medical School, United States
95. Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
96. London Business School, United Kingdom
97. University of Massachusetts, United States
98. Monash University, Australia
99. Pasteur Institute, France
100.University of Bristol, United Kingdom

Its a pity, no African University made it to the top 100!

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