QS World University Rankings are annual university rankings published by British Quacquarelli Symonds (QS).
The QS rankings comprise both world and regional league tables which are independent of and different from each other owing to differences in the criteria and weightings used to generate them. The publication is one of the three most influential and widely observed international university rankings, alongside the Times Higher Education World University Rankings and the Academic Ranking of World Universities.
QS also ranks universities by academic discipline organized into 5 faculties, namely Arts & Humanities, Engineering & Technology, Life Sciences& Medicine, Natural Sciences and Social Sciences & Management.
The Top 10 universities in the world, according to the World University Rankings 2014/2015:
IDP represents almost 600 overseas institutions, our top-ranked institutions under QS rankings include: