University ranking

In this article, we will discover the QS World University Rankings for the top 10 universities in the world for 2022 out of 1300 universities, as each university has been evaluated according to several criteria to easily compare them and choose the one that suits you. Here is our top 10 list, from the best number one to the tenth university, in order.

QS 2022 World University Rankings

1. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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Photo by Stephanie Hatch Leishman; March 2014; Pi Day; Killian Court, Building 10
  • University rating: 100%.
  • Institute Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
  • Type of institute: Private.
  • University site search rate: Very high.
  • Student to faculty ratio: 4.
  • Number of international student applicants: 3,730 students.
  • Size of the university: Medium.
  • Teaching staff: 3065 members.
  • Scholarships: Not available.

Founded in 1861 as a small learning community, the University of Massachusetts has grown into an educational giant with over 11,000 undergraduate and graduate students. A private university is organized into 5 departments: architecture and urban planning, engineering, humanities, arts and social sciences, management, and general science. The institute is not limited to the fields of science and technology, but the university boasts one of the broadest athletic programs in the world with 33 varsity sports and an enrollment of 20% undergraduate students per year. Students also participate in more than 60 music, writing, theater, and dance groups.

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2. University of Oxford

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  • Score: 99.5%.
  • Location: Oxford, England.
  • Type of university: public.
  • Search rate for university sites: Very high.
  • Ratio of students to professors: 3.
  • International student integration rate: high, 8,442 students.
  • Size of the university: large.
  • Teaching staff: 6708 members.
  • Scholarships: available.

Oxford University is the oldest university in the English-speaking world in that its founding date is unknown. It currently houses approximately 44 colleges and halls as well as the largest library system in the United Kingdom. There are about 22,000 students at Oxford in total, about half of whom are domestic undergraduates and about 40% of whom are international. The university does not have a main campus, but buildings and facilities are scattered around and in the city center, where students can rent.

There are 4 main academic departments at the university: Humanities, Mathematics and Physics, Life Sciences, Medical Sciences, and Social Sciences. The university is ranked first in the world in the field of medicine and highly ranked in the field of sports. Clubs and societies are spread throughout the university, offering students the opportunity to have a good time studying and enjoying the existing activities.

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3. Stanford University

Stanford University, a place for learning, discovery, innovation, expression, and discourse
  • Score: 98.7%.
  • Location of the university: Stanford, California.
  • Type of university: Private.
  • University site search rate: Very high.
  • Student to faculty ratio: 3.
  • International student numbers: 3879.
  • University size: large.
  • Educational authority: 4725.
  • Scholarships: Not available.

Stanford University covers one of the largest college campuses in the United States, with undergraduates and about 60% of graduate students spending their days on campus, and today the place is full of more than 11,000 creative people from around the world. It includes 18 multidisciplinary research institutes and 7 schools, including Graduate School of Business, Department of Earth, Energy and Environmental Sciences, Energy Sciences, College of Engineering and College of Medicine, College of Humanities, and others. Sports, arts, and creativity are also very popular.

Links:

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4. University of Cambridge

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  • Score: 98.7%.
  • Location: Cambridge, England.
  • Type of university: Public.
  • University site search rate: Very high.
  • Student to faculty ratio: 4.
  • International students: 8,925.
  • Size of university: large.
  • Teaching staff: 5800.
  • Scholarships: available.

The University of Cambridge is a collegiate research institution serving over 18,000 students from around the world. It consists of many buildings and is divided into 31 independent faculties. Students apply directly to the individual faculty rather than to the main academic site. It includes 6 academic faculties: Humanities, Biological Sciences, Clinical Medicine, Humanities and Social Sciences, Physical Sciences, and Technology. The existing extracurricular activities give you the opportunity to get involved in whatever you want, sports, clubs, and music, with state-of-the-art facilities.

Links:

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5. Harvard University

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  • Score: 98%.
  • Location: Cambridge, USA.
  • Type of university: private.
  • Search rate for university sites: Very high.
  • Student to faculty ratio: 5.
  • Number of international students: 5877 students.
  • Size of university: Large.
  • Teaching staff: 4,646.
  • Scholarships: Not available.

Harvard University, founded in 1636, is the oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. The university’s campus is home to 10 degree-granting schools, as well as the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, and is home to the largest academic library system in the world. Today, a total of 21,000 students attend the university. Freshmen stay in a Harvard Yard dormitory, and you see the majority of students around campus, with over 400 student organizations and extracurricular opportunities, the student experience is very rich at the university as a whole.

Links:

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6. California Institute of Technology (Caltech)

36 California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California.
  • Score: 97.4%.
  • Location: Pasadena, California.
  • Type of university: Private.
  • University site search rate: Very high.
  • Student to faculty ratio: 2.
  • Number of international students: 692.
  • Entire size: small.
  • Teaching staff: 968 members.
  • Scholarships: Not available.

A well-known science and research institution in the field of science and engineering, with high research output, high-quality facilities, and laboratories dedicated mainly to teaching technical arts and applied sciences. With a campus rich in social activities and recreational facilities, Caltech offers its students a balance between a rigorous academic curriculum and activities that promote personal development. Although it lacks a good reputation compared to Oxford and Cambridge universities, it is undoubtedly one of the best universities in the world.

Links:

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7. Imperial College London

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  • Score: 97.3%.
  • Location: London, England.
  • Type of university: public.
  • Research rate: very high.
  • Student to faculty ratio: 5.
  • Number of international students accepted by the university: 11,143 students.
  • Large size.
  • Educational authority: 3970.
  • Scholarships: Not available.

Imperial College London is ranked 8th in the QS World University Rankings. This institution focuses on science, engineering, medicine, and business. It offers a research-based education, which opens the door to students’ questions and answers to other questions, allowing everything to be learned. The college is one of the most diverse universities in the world, with about 59% of its students not being British citizens in 2018-2019, and today, more than 140 countries are represented on campus.

Links:

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8. Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH Zurich – Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Suisse)

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  • Score: 95.4%.
  • Location: Switzerland.
  • Type of university: public.
  • Research rate: very high.
  • Student to faculty ratio: 7.
  • Number of international students accepted by the university: 7,733.
  • Large size.
  • Teaching staff: 2719.
  • Scholarships: Not available.

One of the world’s leading universities in the fields of science and technology, known for its cutting-edge research and innovation. The Federal Institute of Technology has 16 departments that provide academic instruction and conduct a wide range of scientific research, from engineering to physics and chemistry. For university students, the language of instruction is German, but most master’s and doctoral programs are in English.

Links:

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9. University College London (UCL)

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London-University College
  • Score: 95.4%.
  • Location: London, United Kingdom.
  • Type of university: public.
  • Research rate: very high.
  • Student to faculty ratio: 5.
  • Number of international students accepted by the university: 21,824 students.
  • Size: very large.
  • Teaching staff: 7,195.
  • Scholarships: available.

At London College, graduate students learn by doing, in the sense of shaping the world around them with a purely scientific method, so innovators, makers, and thinkers turn to this university because it takes a progressive approach that sets it apart from other universities. The college offers more than 675 graduate programs, research, and pre-service teacher training in a variety of disciplines, and offers a research-based pedagogical approach, which means that research is integrated into many degrees and the student has the opportunity to integrate work into education.

Links:

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10. University of Chicago

Main Quadrangle, University of Chicago
Main Quadrangle, University of Chicago
  • Score: 94.5%.
  • Location: Chicago, USA.
  • Type of university: private.
  • Research rate: very high.
  • Student to faculty ratio: 6.
  • Number of international students accepted by the university: 4,696 students.
  • Large size.
  • Teaching staff: 2703 members.
  • Scholarships: available.

Founded in 1856, the University of Chicago is one of the top universities in the United States and has a good reputation for its professional schools, the most important of which is the Pritzker School of Medicine, the Booth School of Business, and the Harris School of Public Policy. Today, it has more than 16,000 students, a male to female ratio of 56:44, and overall, about a quarter of the total student population are foreigners, as noted in the rankings. The university’s students lead more than 400 sports and arts clubs and societies, cultural and religious groups, academic groups, and more.

Links:

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