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THE Ranking of American universities

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When deciding which university to study at, it is crucial that you also look at the world university rankings. This helps you compare and understand where a university ranks and how does your desired institution fare on the global map. QS world university rankings are a good start for the same. 

The QS system ranks universities as per their global standing, and subject-wise (which includes 48 different subjects and five faculty areas) along with five regional tables. It considers the university’s reputation among other universities (40%), employers (10%), student-teacher ratio (20%), citations-academic staff ratio (20%) and international outlook including students and staff (10%) for its compilation of top universities in the world.

Comparitive table to show where US 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 05, 2020

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