The world’s prime 100 universities 

  • MIT is the very best college on this planet for the eleventh consecutive yr. 
  • This yr’s QS World College Rankings characteristic over 1,400 universities in whole.

Need to research at one of many world’s prime 100 universities? The QS World College Rankings gives an yearly up to date listing of the highest 1,400+ universities worldwide. We shall be revealing which of those made the highest 100. 

Within the 2023 version of the QS World College Rankings, slightly below half of the highest 100 universities on this planet are situated in the US (which has 27 representatives) or the UK (17). 

Right here’s an entire rundown of the world’s prime 100 universities. 

Prime 100 Universities within the WorldIn response to the QS World College Rankings 2023
RankCollegeLocation
1Massachusetts Institute of Know-how (MIT)United States
2College of CambridgeUnited Kingdom
3Stanford CollegeUnited States
4College of OxfordUnited Kingdom
5Harvard CollegeUnited States
=6California Institute of Know-how (Caltech)United States
=6Imperial School LondonUnited Kingdom
8UCL (College School London)United Kingdom
9ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Know-how)Switzerland
10College of ChicagoUnited States
11Nationwide College of Singapore (NUS)Singapore
12Peking CollegeMainland China
13College of PennsylvaniaUnited States
14Tsinghua CollegeMainland China
15College of EdinburghUnited Kingdom
=16Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)Switzerland
=16Princeton CollegeUnited States
18Yale CollegeUnited States
19Nanyang Technological College, Singapore (NTU)Singapore
20Cornell CollegeUnited States
21College of Hong Kong (UKU)Hong Kong SAR
22Columbia CollegeUnited States
23College of TokyoJapan
24Johns Hopkins CollegeUnited States
25College of Michigan-Ann ArborUnited States
26Universite PSLFrance
27College of California, Berkeley (UCB)United States
28College of ManchesterUnited Kingdom
29Seoul Nationwide CollegeSouth Korea
30Australian Nationwide CollegeAustralia
31McGill CollegeCanada
32Northwestern CollegeUnited States
33College of MelbourneAustralia
=34Fudan CollegeMainland China
=34College of TorontoCanada
36Kyoto CollegeJapan
37King’s School LondonUnited Kingdom
38Chinese language College of Hong Kong (CUHK)Hong Kong SAR
39New York College (NYU)United States
40Hong Kong College of Science and Know-how (HKUST)Hong Kong SAR
41College of SydneyAustralia
=42KAIST – Korea Superior Institute of Science & Know-howSouth Korea
=42Zhejiang CollegeMainland China
44College of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)United States
45College of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney)Australia
46Shanghai Jiao Tong CollegeMainland China
47College of British ColumbiaCanada
48Institut Polytechnique de ParisFrance
49Technical College of MunichGermany
=50Duke CollegeUnited States
=50College of QueenslandAustralia
52Carnegie Mellon CollegeUnited States
53College of California, San Diego (UCSD)United States
54Metropolis College of Hong KongHong Kong SAR
55Tokyo Institute of Know-howJapan
56London Faculty of Economics and Political Science (LSE)United Kingdom
57Monash CollegeAustralia
58College of AmsterdamNetherlands
59Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität MünchenGermany
60Sorbonne CollegeFrance
=61Delft College of Know-howNetherlands
=61College of BristolUnited Kingdom
63Brown CollegeUnited States
64College of WarwickUnited Kingdom
=65Ruprecht-Karls-Universitat HeidelbergGermany
=65Hong Kong Polytechnic CollegeHong Kong SAR
67Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA)Argentina
68Osaka CollegeJapan
69Universit Paris-SaclayFrance
70Universiti Malaya (UM)Malaysia
71Pohang College of Science and Know-how (POSTECH)South Korea
72College of Texas at AustinUnited States
73Yonsei CollegeSouth Korea
74Korea CollegeSouth Korea
75Lomonosov Moscow State CollegeRussia
76KU LeuvenBelgium
77Nationwide Taiwan College (NTU)Taiwan
78College of SouthamptonUnited Kingdom
79Tohoku CollegeJapan
80College of WashingtonUnited States
81College of GlasgowUnited Kingdom
82College of CopenhagenDenmark
=83College of Wisconsin-MadisonUnited States
=83College of ZurichSwitzerland
85College of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUnited States
86College of LeedsUnited Kingdom
87College of AucklandNew Zealand
88Georgia Institute of Know-howUnited States
89KTH Royal Institute of Know-howSweden
90College of Western AustraliaAustralia
91College of BirminghamUnited Kingdom
92Durham CollegeUnited Kingdom
93Pennsylvania State CollegeUnited States
94College of Science and Know-how of ChinaMainland China
95Lund CollegeSweden
=96College of SheffieldUnited Kingdom
=96College of St AndrewsUnited Kingdom
98Trinity School Dublin, The College of DublinEire
99Sungkyunkwan College (SKKU)South Korea
100Rice CollegeUnited States