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THE Ranking of American universities

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The Times Education Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings is an annual publication of university rankings by the Times Higher Education magazine. It is one of the three most popular rankings in the world along with QS World Ranking and Academic Ranking of World Universities.

The influencers under the THE ranking include teaching (30%), research (30%), citation (30%), industry connections (2.5%), and international outlook (7.5%). This year, Pricewaterhouse Coopers (also known as PwC), a multinational professional services has audited the ranking calculation, making THE the only ranking system to be subjected to an independent scrutiny. 

This comparative table shows where American universities rank on the world map:

THE Ranking of US universities

S.No.

Institution

THE Ranking 2020 (within US)

THE Ranking 2020 (Globally)

THE Ranking 2019 (Globally)

1

California Institute of Technology

1

2

5

2

Stanford University

2

4

3

3

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

3

5

4

4

Princeton University

4

6

7

5

Harvard University

5

7

6

6

Yale University

6

8

8

7

University of Chicago

7

9

10

8

University of Pennsylvania

8

11

12

9

Johns Hopkins University

9

12

12

10

University of California, Berkeley

10

13

15

Source: *https://www.timeshighereducation.com/student/best-universities/best-universities-united-states
*https://www.timeshighereducation.com/world-university-rankings/2019/world-ranking#!/page/0/length/25/sort_by/rank/sort_order/asc/cols/stats

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Updated on March 5, 2020

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