According to the Times Higher Education’s Top 100 Asia University Rankings 2013, the University of Tokyo was ranked 1st in Asia, followed by National University of Singapore (2nd), The University of Hong Kong (3rd), Peking University (4th) and Pohang University of Science and Technology (5th).

There are three Thai universities included in Asia's top 100: King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT) ranked 55th, was the highest ranked among Thai universities, followed by Mahidol University at 61st place, and Chulalongkorn University at 82nd place. Mahidol's best score is in its international outlook.

India has three institutions ranked in Asia's top 100, and all are Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs). Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur was ranked 1st in India and 30th in Asia, followed by Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (33rd in Asia), and Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (56th in Asia).

Hong Kong has four institutions ranked in Asia's top 20: University of Hong Kong (3rd), Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (9th), Chinese University of Hong Kong (12th), City University of Hong Kong (19th).

The Times Higher Education Asia University Rankings 2013 uses the same five criteria as used in the THE World University Rankings, which are research (30%), teaching (30%), citations (30%), international outlook (7.5%) and industry income (2.5%).

World University Ranking Tables

America - US News and World Report, The Princeton Review, BusinessWeek, Forbes
Australia - Good Universities Guide, Graduate Management Association of Australia
Canada - Maclean's Guide, Gourman Report Ranking of Canadian Universities
UK - Sunday Times, Guardian, Times Good University Guide, Daily Telegraph
World - Shanghai Jiao Tong ARWU Rankings, THES, Webometrics, Newsweek
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