Top 10 universities in the world 2018

If you’re thinking of sending your kid abroad for higher studies, These are the best universities in the world for your kid according to Times Higher Education.

Times Higher Education reviewed the top 1,000 universities in the world considering factors of teaching, Industry income, international outlook, research, and influence to rank them.

You can find the full report on Times Higher Education website.

Let’s take a look at the top 10.

10) University of Pennsylvania

The University of Pennsylvania is a university located in the University City section of Philadelphia. This university is one of the oldest universities in America.

10) Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology  is a science, technology, engineering and mathematics university in the city of Zurich, Switzerland.

9) University of Chicago

The University of Chicago is a private research university in Chicago, Illinois. Founded in 1890, it holds top-ten positions in various national and international rankings.

8) Imperial College London

Imperial College London is a world-class university, located in London, United Kingdom.

7) Princeton University

Princeton University is a university in Princeton, New Jersey, United States.

6) Harvard University

Harvard University is a university in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Dating back to 1636, Harvard University is the oldest university in the USA.

5) Massachusetts Institute of Technology

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is university in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

3) Stanford University

Stanford University is a university in Stanford, California, in Silicon Valley, 20 miles outside of San Jose and the campus size is 8,180 acres.

3) California Institute of Technology

The California Institute of Technology is a university located in Pasadena, California, United States.

2) University of Cambridge

The University of Cambridge is a collegiate public research university in Cambridge, England. Founded in 1209, the university is the fifth oldest university in the world. This university has a very high scholarship and funding rank too.

University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge (Photo: llee_wu/flickr)

1) University of Oxford

The University of Oxford is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England.

This is one of the oldest universities in the world and the origin of this goes far back to 1096AD. This hold the crown of being the first or the oldest university of English speaking world and also as the second oldest university in continuous operation. University of Oxford had a sudden boost after Henry II banned English students from University of Paris in year 1167.

Full report on Times Higher Education website: World University Rankings 2018

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