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Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014-2015

Oct 6, 2014 15:08 IST

    Times Higher Education Magazine issued World University Ranking 2014 -2015 powered by Thomson Reuters. The ranking was done on basis of global university performance tables to judge world class universities across all of their core missions - teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook. The top universities rankings utilized 13 carefully calibrated performance indicators to provide the most comprehensive and balanced comparisons available, which are trusted by students, academics, university leaders, industry and governments.

    Rank

    Institution

    Location

    Overall scorechange criteria

    1

    California Institute of Technology (Caltech)

    United States

    94.3

    2

    Harvard University

    United States

    93.3

    3

    University of Oxford

    United Kingdom

    93.2

    4

    Stanford University

    United States

    92.9

    5

    University of Cambridge

    United Kingdom

    92.0

    6

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

    United States

    91.9

    7

    Princeton University

    United States

    90.9

    8

    University of California, Berkeley

    United States

    89.5

    9

    Imperial College London

    United Kingdom

    87.5

    9

    Yale University

    United States

    87.5

    11

    University of Chicago

    United States

    87.1

    12

    University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

    United States

    85.5

    13

    ETH Zürich – Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zürich

    Switzerland

    84.6

    14

    Columbia University

    United States

    84.4

    15

    Johns Hopkins University

    United States

    83.0

    16

    University of Pennsylvania

    United States

    81.0

    17

    University of Michigan

    United States

    80.9

    18

    Duke University

    United States

    79.9

    19

    Cornell University

    United States

    79.4

    20

    University of Toronto

    Canada

    79.3

    21

    Northwestern University

    United States

    79.2

    22

    University College London (UCL)

    United Kingdom

    78.7

    23

    The University of Tokyo

    Japan

    76.1

    24

    Carnegie Mellon University

    United States

    74.3

    25

    National University of Singapore (NUS)

    Singapore

    73.3

    26

    University of Washington

    United States

    73.2

    27

    Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)

    United States

    72.8

    28

    University of Texas at Austin

    United States

    72.3

    29

    University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

    United States

    71.9

    29

    Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

    Germany

    71.9

    29

    University of Wisconsin-Madison

    United States

    71.9

    32

    University of British Columbia

    Canada

    71.8

    33

    University of Melbourne

    Australia

    71.2

    34

    École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

    Switzerland

    70.9

    34

    London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

    United Kingdom

    70.9

    36

    University of Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

    70.4

    37

    University of California, Santa Barbara

    United States

    70.0

    38

    New York University (NYU)

    United States

    69.9

    39

    McGill University

    Canada

    69.6

    40

    King's College London

    United Kingdom

    69.4

    41

    University of California, San Diego

    United States

    68.6

    42

    Washington University in St Louis

    United States

    67.8

    43

    The University of Hong Kong

    Hong Kong

    67.5

    44

    Karolinska Institute

    Sweden

    66.8

    45

    Australian National University

    Australia

    66.5

    46

    University of Minnesota

    United States

    65.9

    46

    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    United States

    65.9

    48

    Peking University

    China

    65.2

    49

    Tsinghua University

    China

    65.1

    50

    Seoul National University

    Republic of Korea

    64.8

    51

    Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

    Hong Kong

    64.7

    52

    Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)

    Republic of Korea

    64.5

    52

    University of Manchester

    United Kingdom

    64.5

    54

    Brown University

    United States

    64.1

    55

    University of California, Davis

    United States

    63.7

    55

    KU Leuven

    Belgium

    63.7

    57

    Boston University

    United States

    63.6

    58

    Pennsylvania State University

    United States

    62.9

    59

    Kyoto University

    Japan

    62.8

    60

    University of Sydney

    Australia

    62.7

    61

    École Polytechnique

    France

    62.2

    61

    Nanyang Technological University

    Singapore

    62.2

    63

    Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa

    Italy

    61.9

    64

    Leiden University

    Netherlands

    61.3

    65

    University of Queensland Australia

    Australia

    61.2

    66

    Pohang University of Science and Technology (Postech)

    Republic of Korea

    61.1

    67

    Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

    Germany

    61.0

    68

    Ohio State University

    United States

    60.7

    69

    Rice University

    United States

    59.8

    70

    Universität Heidelberg

    Germany

    59.6

    71

    Delft University of Technology

    Netherlands

    59.2

    72

    Erasmus University Rotterdam

    Netherlands

    59.1

    73

    Wageningen University and Research Center

    Netherlands

    59.0

    74

    University of Bristol

    United Kingdom

    58.9

    75

    Universität Basel

    Switzerland

    58.4

    75

    University of Southern California

    United States

    58.4

    77

    University of Amsterdam

    Netherlands

    58.2

    78

    École Normale Supérieure

    France

    58.1

    79

    Utrecht University

    Netherlands

    58.0

    80

    Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

    Germany

    57.9

    81

    Freie Universität Berlin

    Germany

    57.6

    82

    Michigan State University

    United States

    57.3

    83

    Durham University

    United Kingdom

    56.9

    83

    Monash University

    Australia

    56.9

    85

    Middle East Technical University

    Turkey

    56.6

    86

    University of Arizona

    United States

    56.5

    86

    University of Notre Dame

    United States

    56.5

    88

    University of California, Irvine

    United States

    56.4

    88

    Tufts University

    United States

    56.4

    90

    Ghent University

    Belgium

    56.2

    91

    University of Massachusetts

    United States

    56.1

    91

    University of Pittsburgh

    United States

    56.1

    93

    Emory University

    United States

    55.5

    94

    University of Glasgow

    United Kingdom

    55.3

    94

    McMaster University

    Canada

    55.3

    96

    Vanderbilt University

    United States

    55.2

    97

    University of Colorado Boulder

    United States

    55.1

    98

    Stockholm University

    Sweden

    54.6

    98

    Technische Universität München

    Germany

    54.6

    98

    Uppsala University

    Sweden

    54.6

    101

    Maastricht University

    Netherlands

    54.3

    102

    Purdue University

    United States

    54.0

    103

    University of Helsinki

    Finland

    53.9

    103

    Université Pierre et Marie Curie

    France

    53.9

    103

    University of Warwick

    United Kingdom

    53.9

    103

    University of Zürich

    Switzerland

    53.9

    107

    University of Geneva

    Switzerland

    53.8

    107

    Queen Mary University of London

    United Kingdom

    53.8

    109

    University of California, Santa Cruz

    United States

    53.7

    109

    University of New South Wales

    Australia

    53.7

    111

    University of St Andrews

    United Kingdom

    53.6

    111

    University of Sussex

    United Kingdom

    53.6

    113

    University of Montreal

    Canada

    53.4

    113

    Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen

    Germany

    53.4

    113

    University of York

    United Kingdom

    53.4

    116

    Case Western Reserve University

    United States

    53.2

    117

    University of Groningen

    Netherlands

    53.1

    118

    Royal Holloway, University of London

    United Kingdom

    53.0

    119

    Lund University

    Sweden

    52.9

    120

    Université Paris-Sud

    France

    52.8

    121

    University of Rochester

    United States

    52.7

    121

    University of Sheffield

    United Kingdom

    52.7

    121

    Technical University of Denmark

    Denmark

    52.7

    124

    University of Alberta

    Canada

    52.6

    124

    University of Cape Town

    South Africa

    52.6

    126

    Boston College

    United States

    52.5

    126

    University of Florida

    United States

    52.5

    126

    KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Sweden

    52.5

    129

    Chinese University of Hong Kong

    Hong Kong

    52.4

    130

    University of Virginia

    United States

    52.1

    131

    Lancaster University

    United Kingdom

    52.0

    132

    University of Bern

    Switzerland

    51.9

    132

    University of Maryland, College Park

    United States

    51.9

    132

    University of Southampton

    United Kingdom

    51.9

    135

    Technische Universität Dresden

    Germany

    51.6

    136

    Université de Lausanne

    Switzerland

    51.4

    136

    VU University Amsterdam

    Netherlands

    51.4

    138

    Trinity College Dublin

    Republic of Ireland

    51.2

    139

    Boğaziçi University

    Turkey

    51.1

    140

    Radboud University

    Netherlands

    51.0

    141

    Colorado School of Mines

    United States

    50.9

    141

    Texas A&M University

    United States

    50.9

    141

    Tokyo Institute of Technology

    Japan

    50.9

    144

    Eindhoven University of Technology

    Netherlands

    50.5

    144

    Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

    United States

    50.5

    146

    University of Leeds

    United Kingdom

    50.4

    147

    Brandeis University

    United States

    50.3

    148

    University of Birmingham

    United Kingdom

    50.2

    148

    Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)

    Republic of Korea

    50.2

    150

    University of California, Riverside

    United States

    50.1

    150

    Indiana University

    United States

    50.1

    152

    Dartmouth College

    United States

    50.0

    153

    Aarhus University

    Denmark

    49.9

    154

    University of Exeter

    United Kingdom

    49.7

    155

    National Taiwan University

    Taiwan

    49.3

    156

    RWTH Aachen University

    Germany

    49.2

    157

    University of Liverpool

    United Kingdom

    49.1

    157

    Osaka University

    Japan

    49.1

    157

    University of Western Australia

    Australia

    49.1

    160

    University of Copenhagen

    Denmark

    49.0

    160

    École Normale Supérieure de Lyon

    France

    49.0

    162

    University of Utah

    United States

    48.6

    163

    Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg

    Germany

    48.3

    164

    University of Adelaide

    Australia

    48.2

    165

    Istanbul Technical University

    Turkey

    48.1

    165

    Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

    Germany

    48.1

    165

    Pompeu Fabra University - Barcelona

    Spain

    48.1

    165

    Tohoku University

    Japan

    48.1

    169

    University of Miami

    United States

    48.0

    170

    University of Antwerp

    Belgium

    47.9

    171

    Université Catholique de Louvain

    Belgium

    47.8

    171

    University of Nottingham

    United Kingdom

    47.8

    173

    Georgetown University

    United States

    47.7

    173

    University of Victoria

    Canada

    47.7

    175

    University of Auckland

    New Zealand

    47.5

    175

    University of Iowa

    United States

    47.5

    177

    Syracuse University

    United States

    47.3

    178

    University of Aberdeen

    United Kingdom

    47.1

    178

    Université Joseph Fourier, Grenoble

    France

    47.1

    180

    University of Delaware

    United States

    47.0

    180

    Université Paris Diderot - Paris 7

    France

    47.0

    182

    Arizona State University

    United States

    46.9

    182

    Sabanci University

    Turkey

    46.9

    182

    University of Vienna

    Austria

    46.9

    185

    Northeastern University

    United States

    46.8

    186

    University of Oslo

    Norway

    46.7

    186

    Yeshiva University

    United States

    46.7

    188

    University of Ottawa

    Canada

    46.6

    188

    Stony Brook University

    United States

    46.6

    188

    Tel Aviv University

    Israel

    46.6

    191

    University at Buffalo

    United States

    46.5

    192

    City University of Hong Kong

    Hong Kong

    46.3

    193

    Fudan University

    China

    46.2

    193

    Iowa State University

    United States

    46.2

    195

    Universität Bonn

    Germany

    46.1

    196

    Lomonosov Moscow State University

    Russian Federation

    46.0

    196

    St George's, University of London

    United Kingdom

    46.0

    198

    University of East Anglia

    United Kingdom

    45.9

    199

    University of Leicester

    United Kingdom

    45.7

    200

    Florida Institute of Technology

    United States

    45.6

    200

    George Washington University

    United States

    45.6

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