The World’s Top 100 Universities List [2009]

The study has been conducted by the Times Higher Education and QS Top Universities. The total number of Asian universities in world’s top 100 universities list is 16 in 2009 (last year it was 14). The University of Tokyo, ranked at 22, happens to be the highest ranked Asian university in 2009. Have a look at this Top 100 Universities 2009 Ranking List.

SOURCE: Times Higher Education & QS Top Universities

1 HARVARD University     United States
2 University of CAMBRIDGE     United Kingdom
3 YALE University     United States
4 UCL (University College London)     United Kingdom
5 IMPERIAL College London     United Kingdom
5 University of OXFORD     United Kingdom
7 University of CHICAGO     United States
8 PRINCETON University     United States
9 MASSACHUSETTS Institute of Technology (MIT)     United States
10 CALIFORNIA Institute of Technology (Caltech)     United States
11 COLUMBIA University     United States
12 University of PENNSYLVANIA     United States
13 JOHNS HOPKINS University     United States
14 DUKE University     United States
15 CORNELL University     United States
16 STANFORD University     United States
17 AUSTRALIAN National University     Australia
18 MCGILL University     Canada
19 University of MICHIGAN     United States
20 ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology)     Switzerland
20 University of EDINBURGH     United Kingdom
22 University of TOKYO     Japan
23 KING’S College London     United Kingdom
24 University of HONGKONG     Hong Kong
25 KYOTO University     Japan
26 University of MANCHESTER     United Kingdom
27 CARNEGIE MELLON University     United States
28 École normale supérieure, PARIS     France
29 University of TORONTO     Canada
30 National University of Singapore (NUS)     Singapore
31 BROWN University     United States
32 NORTHWESTERN University     United States
32 University of CALIFORNIA, Los Angeles (UCLA)     United States
34 University of BRISTOL     United Kingdom
35 HONG KONG University of Science and Technology     Hong Kong
36 University of MELBOURNE     Australia
36 University of SYDNEY     Australia
39 University of California, BERKELEY     United States
40 University of BRITISH COLUMBIA     Canada
41 University of QUEENSLAND     Australia
42 École Polytechnique Fédérale de LAUSANNE     Switzerland
43 OSAKA University     Japan
43 TRINITY College Dublin     Ireland
45 MONASH University     Australia
46 The CHINESE University of Hong Kong     Hong Kong
47 SEOUL National University     Korea, South
47 University of NEWSOUTH WALES     Australia
49 TSINGHUA University     China
49 University of AMSTERDAM     Netherlands
51 University of COPENHAGEN     Denmark
52 NEW YORK University(NYU)     United States
52 PEKING University     China
54 BOSTON University     United States
55 Technische Universitaet Muenchen (TUM)     Germany
55 TOKYO Institute of Technology     Japan
57 HEIDELBERG University     Germany
58 University of WARWICK     United Kingdom
59 University of ALBERTA     Canada
60 LEIDEN University     Netherlands
61 The University of AUCKLAND     New Zealand
61 University of WISCONSIN-Madison     United States
63 AARHUS University     Denmark
63 University of ILLINOIS, Chicago (UIC)     United States
65 Katholieke Universiteit LEUVEN     Belgium
66 University of BIRMINGHAM     United Kingdom
67 LONDON School of Economics and Political Science     United Kingdom
67 LUND University     Sweden
69 KAIST – Korea Advanced Institute of Science     Korea, South
70 University of YORK     United Kingdom
70 UTRECHT University     Netherlands
72 University of GENEVA     Switzerland
73 Nanyang Technological University (NTU)     Singapore
73 WASHINGTON University in St. Louis     United States
75 UPPSALA University     Sweden
76 University of CALIFORNIA, San Diego     United States
76 University of TEXAS at Austin     United States
78 University of NORTH CAROLINA, Chapel Hill     United States
79 University of GLASGOW     United Kingdom
80 University of WASHINGTON     United States
81 University of ADELAIDE     Australia
82 University of SHEFFIELD     United Kingdom
83 DELFT University of Technology     Netherlands
84 University of WESTERN AUSTRALIA     Australia
85 DARTMOUTH College     United States
86 GEORGIA Institute of Technology     United States
87 PURDUE University     United States
87 University of STANDREWS     United Kingdom
89 University College DUBLIN     Ireland
90 EMORY University     United States
91 University of NOTTINGHAM     United Kingdom
92 NAGOYA University     Japan
92 University of ZURICH     Switzerland
94 Freie Universität BERLIN     Germany
95 National TAIWAN University     Taiwan
95 University of SOUTHAMPTON     United Kingdom
97 TOHOKU University     Japan
98 Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München     Germany
99 University of LEEDS     United Kingdom
100 RICE University     United States


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