Top 200 Universities in the World

Introduction

This uniRank page features the 2017 World University Ranking of the top 200 officially recognized higher-education institutions in the world meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being accredited, licensed and/or chartered by the appropriate higher education-related organization in each country
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (Bachelor degrees) and/or postgraduate degrees (Master or Doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional face-to-face, non-distance education format
The uniRank University Ranking aim is to provide a non-academic League Table of the top 200 Universities in the world based on unbiased and valid web metrics.

2017 US University Ranking and League Table 2017 League Table of the top 200 world Universities


Rank University Country
1 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Massachusetts Institute of Technology United States
2 Stanford University Stanford University United States
3 Harvard University Harvard University United States
4 University of California, Berkeley University of California, Berkeley United States
5 University of Washington University of Washington United States
6 Cornell University Cornell University United States
7 University of Michigan University of Michigan United States
8 University of California, Los Angeles University of California, Los Angeles United States
9 Columbia University in the City of New York Columbia University in the City of New York United States
10 University of Wisconsin-Madison University of Wisconsin-Madison United States
11 The University of Texas at Austin The University of Texas at Austin United States
12 Purdue University Purdue University United States
13 University of Minnesota University of Minnesota United States
14 Princeton University Princeton University United States
15 New York University New York University United States
16 Penn State University Penn State University United States
17 University of Oxford University of Oxford United Kingdom
18 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign United States
19 University of Pennsylvania University of Pennsylvania United States
20 University of Cambridge University of Cambridge United Kingdom
21 University of California, Irvine University of California, Irvine United States
22 Yale University Yale University United States
23 University of California, San Diego University of California, San Diego United States
24 Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University United States
25 University of Southern California University of Southern California United States
26 University of Toronto University of Toronto Canada
27 University of Chicago University of Chicago United States
28 University of California, Davis University of California, Davis United States
29 Michigan State University Michigan State University United States
30 University of Maryland University of Maryland United States
31 University of Florida University of Florida United States
32 Arizona State University Arizona State University United States
33 Johns Hopkins University Johns Hopkins University United States
34 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill United States
35 The University of British Columbia The University of British Columbia Canada
36 University of Virginia University of Virginia United States
37 University of Colorado Boulder University of Colorado Boulder United States
38 Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey United States
39 Duke University Duke University United States
40 Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich Switzerland
41 Texas A&M University Texas A&M University United States
42 University of Arizona University of Arizona United States
43 Northwestern University Northwestern University United States
44 Boston University Boston University United States
45 University College London University College London United Kingdom
46 Indiana University Bloomington Indiana University Bloomington United States
47 University of California, Santa Barbara University of California, Santa Barbara United States
48 Georgia Institute of Technology Georgia Institute of Technology United States
49 The University of Edinburgh The University of Edinburgh United Kingdom
50 North Carolina State University North Carolina State University United States
51 The Ohio State University The Ohio State University United States
52 The University of Utah The University of Utah United States
53 University of Pittsburgh University of Pittsburgh United States
54 California Institute of Technology California Institute of Technology United States
55 Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México Mexico
56 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University United States
57 McGill University McGill University Canada
58 Oregon State University Oregon State University United States
59 The University of Tokyo The University of Tokyo Japan
60 University of Waterloo University of Waterloo Canada
61 University of Delaware University of Delaware United States
62 Washington University in St. Louis Washington University in St. Louis United States
63 Monash University Monash University Australia
64 Fudan University Fudan University China
65 Tufts University Tufts University United States
66 University of Iowa University of Iowa United States
67 The University of Sydney The University of Sydney Australia
68 University of Georgia University of Georgia United States
69 Florida State University Florida State University United States
70 Simon Fraser University Simon Fraser University Canada
71 Georgetown University Georgetown University United States
72 Universidade de São Paulo Universidade de São Paulo Brazil
73 The University of New South Wales The University of New South Wales Australia
74 University of Alberta University of Alberta Canada
75 Iowa State University of Science and Technology Iowa State University of Science and Technology United States
76 Shanghai Jiao Tong University Shanghai Jiao Tong University China
77 University of Oregon University of Oregon United States
78 National Taiwan University National Taiwan University Taiwan
79 The University of Melbourne The University of Melbourne Australia
80 Brown University Brown University United States
81 University of Massachusetts Amherst University of Massachusetts Amherst United States
82 University of California, Santa Cruz University of California, Santa Cruz United States
83 University of Nebraska-Lincoln University of Nebraska-Lincoln United States
84 Colorado State University Colorado State University United States
85 Vanderbilt University Vanderbilt University United States
86 Georgia State University Georgia State University United States
87 The University of Queensland The University of Queensland Australia
88 George Washington University George Washington University United States
89 Brigham Young University Brigham Young University United States
90 Universität Wien Universität Wien Austria
91 University of South Florida University of South Florida United States
92 University at Buffalo, State University of New York University at Buffalo, State University of New York United States
93 University of Notre Dame University of Notre Dame United States
94 The Australian National University The Australian National University Australia
95 Kyoto University Kyoto University Japan
96 Dartmouth College Dartmouth College United States
97 George Mason University George Mason University United States
98 The University of Manchester The University of Manchester United Kingdom
99 Peking University Peking University China
100 Washington State University Washington State University United States
101 Emory University Emory University United States
102 Rice University Rice University United States
103 National University of Singapore National University of Singapore Singapore
104 The London School of Economics and Political Science The London School of Economics and Political Science United Kingdom
105 University of California, San Francisco University of California, San Francisco United States
106 University of Houston University of Houston United States
107 Keio University Keio University Japan
108 University of California, Riverside University of California, Riverside United States
109 University of Leeds University of Leeds United Kingdom
110 University of Rochester University of Rochester United States
111 University of Glasgow University of Glasgow United Kingdom
112 University of Kentucky University of Kentucky United States
113 University of Illinois at Chicago University of Illinois at Chicago United States
114 University of Calgary University of Calgary Canada
115 Universitat de Barcelona Universitat de Barcelona Spain
116 University of Missouri University of Missouri United States
117 University of Kansas University of Kansas United States
118 Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Belgium
119 University of Southampton University of Southampton United Kingdom
120 Freie Universität Berlin Freie Universität Berlin Germany
121 Imperial College London Imperial College London United Kingdom
122 University of Connecticut University of Connecticut United States
123 The University of Warwick The University of Warwick United Kingdom
124 University of Central Florida University of Central Florida United States
125 Rochester Institute of Technology Rochester Institute of Technology United States
126 The University of Tennessee, Knoxville The University of Tennessee, Knoxville United States
127 University of Victoria University of Victoria Canada
128 Tsinghua University Tsinghua University China
129 Universitetet i Oslo Universitetet i Oslo Norway
130 York University York University Canada
131 The University of Nottingham The University of Nottingham United Kingdom
132 École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne Switzerland
133 Helsingin yliopisto Helsingin yliopisto Finland
134 Universidad Complutense de Madrid Universidad Complutense de Madrid Spain
135 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute United States
136 Technische Universität München Technische Universität München Germany
137 The University of Hong Kong The University of Hong Kong Hong Kong
138 Technische Universiteit Delft Technische Universiteit Delft Netherlands
139 Temple University Temple University United States
140 The University of Western Ontario The University of Western Ontario Canada
141 Queen's University Queen's University Canada
142 Newcastle University Newcastle University United Kingdom
143 University of New Mexico University of New Mexico United States
144 The University of Adelaide The University of Adelaide Australia
145 Drexel University Drexel University United States
146 San Diego State University San Diego State University United States
147 King's College London King's College London United Kingdom
148 University of Miami University of Miami United States
149 Universiteit van Amsterdam Universiteit van Amsterdam Netherlands
150 Universität München Universität München Germany
151 Boston College Boston College United States
152 Universiteit Utrecht Universiteit Utrecht Netherlands
153 Università degli Studi di Bologna Università degli Studi di Bologna Italy
154 Kungliga Tekniska högskolan Kungliga Tekniska högskolan Sweden
155 Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen Germany
156 University of North Texas University of North Texas United States
157 The University of Oklahoma The University of Oklahoma United States
158 Louisiana State University Louisiana State University United States
159 University of Auckland University of Auckland New Zealand
160 University of Cincinnati University of Cincinnati United States
161 McMaster University McMaster University Canada
162 Université de Genève Université de Genève Switzerland
163 University of South Carolina University of South Carolina United States
164 The Chinese University of Hong Kong The Chinese University of Hong Kong Hong Kong
165 Rijksuniversiteit Groningen Rijksuniversiteit Groningen Netherlands
166 University of Delhi University of Delhi India
167 Universität Heidelberg Universität Heidelberg Germany
168 University of Vermont University of Vermont United States
169 RMIT University RMIT University Australia
170 Case Western Reserve University Case Western Reserve University United States
171 Moscow State University Moscow State University Russia
172 Fordham University Fordham University United States
173 Virginia Commonwealth University Virginia Commonwealth University United States
174 Seoul National University Seoul National University Korea
175 Nanyang Technological University Nanyang Technological University Singapore
176 Osaka University Osaka University Japan
177 Københavns Universitet Københavns Universitet Denmark
178 Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro Brazil
179 Lancaster University Lancaster University United Kingdom
180 Technische Universität Berlin Technische Universität Berlin Germany
181 Universiteit Gent Universiteit Gent Belgium
182 The University of York The University of York United Kingdom
183 Université de Montréal Université de Montréal Canada
184 Portland State University Portland State University United States
185 Technische Universität Wien Technische Universität Wien Austria
186 Clemson University Clemson University United States
187 Nanjing University Nanjing University China
188 Florida International University Florida International University United States
189 Curtin University Curtin University Australia
190 Zhejiang University Zhejiang University China
191 Universiteit Twente Universiteit Twente Netherlands
192 California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo United States
193 Universitat de València Universitat de València Spain
194 San José State University San José State University United States
195 Carleton University Carleton University Canada
196 University of New Hampshire University of New Hampshire United States
197 The University of Western Australia The University of Western Australia Australia
198 Karlsruher Institut für Technologie Karlsruher Institut für Technologie Germany
199 Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Germany
200 Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya Spain

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