According to the QS World University Rankings 2018, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is ranked 1st in the world, followed by Stanford University in 2nd place and Harvard University in 3rd place.

University College London (UCL) is ranked in the top 1% of higher education institutions globally (7th in the world), 3rd in the UK and Europe, and best in London, according to the 2018 QS Rankings which give the institution an overall score of 94.6 out of 100.

The University of Sheffield is ranked 13th best university in the UK and 82nd in the world in the QS World University Rankings 2018. It is one of only five of the 16 ranked Russell Group universities to improve its position in this year’s rankings.

 The University of New South Wales (UNSW) climb four places to 45th in the QS World University Rankings 2018. The result places UNSW as the highest-ranked university in Sydney and in NSW, and third in Australia, behind the University of Melbourne (=41st) and Australian National University (20th).

Deakin University has climbed 62 places to enter the world’s top 300 universities, according to the 2018 QS World University Rankings. It now ranks at number 293 in the world. The University was particularly successful in the areas of Academic Reputation (257 in the world), Employer Reputation (244), International Faculty (105) and International Students (243).

World University Ranking Tables

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