Top rankings plus where to go via wiki links

Click here for an alternative ranking of just the top 50 universities by, ranked on "best in their field in research" according to a select group of experts, and with endowment grants at far higher levels than we can perhaps expect to see here in Australia
The list included four additional universities in the top 20

Below is the list from

  1. MIT Massachusetts Institute of Technology Boston 350 km NE of New York
  2. Stanford 60 km South of San Francisco
  3. Harvard Boston 350 km NE of New York
  4. Caltech California Institute of Technology Los Angeles
  5. Oxford 90 km NW of London
  6. Cambridge 100 km North of London
  7. ETH Zurich
  8. Imperial College London
  9. University of Chicago
  10. UCL University College London
  11. NUS National University of Singapore
  12. NTU Nanyang Technological University Singapore
  13. Princeton New Jersey 80 km SW of New York
  14. Cornell Ithaca 350 km NW of New York
  15. Yale New Haven Connecticut 130 km NE of New York
  16. Columbia Upper Manhattan New York
  17. Tsinghua (Qinghua) University Beijing
  18. University of Edinburgh
  19. University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia 150 km SW of New York
  20. University of Michigan Ann Arbor 1000 km West of New York
  21. John Hopkins University Baltimore 60 km NE of Washington DC


24. Australian National University Canberra

39. University of Melbourne Parkville Melbourne

42. University of Sydney Camperdown Sydney

45. University of New South Wales Kensington Sydney

48. UQ University of Queensland St Lucia Brisbane

244. QUT Queensland University of Technology Brisbane

329. GU Griffith University Mt Gravatt Brisbane

** End of Report

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