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May 26, 2019 Sunday 10:25:50 AM IST

Harvard, MIT, Stanford, Oxford Tops World University Rankings

International Edu News

Harvard, MIT, Stanford and Oxford top the QS World University Rankings. It shows that US universities are topper in all major subjects. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US (Engineering and Technology), Harvard University (Harvard), MIT (Natural Sciences, Social Sciences) and Oxford (Arts and Humanities).

Rankings were given in five broad subjects covering 48 disciplines. They highlight the best universities in each category using research citations and surveys of employers and academics. In total, 1,200 universities in 78 locations are listed. Outside of the top slots, Asian universities also get a good showing, in particular Nanyang Technological University Singapore and the National University of Singapore.
In the Asian region, the toppers are National University of Singapore, Nanyang Technological University, Tsinghua University, Peking University, Fudan University and in India the toppers are IIT Bombay, IIT, Delhi, Madras,Kanpur, Kharagpur,Roorkee, Guwahati, Delhi University,University of Hyderabad, Jadavpur University, Anna University, Manipal Academy of Higher Education and Amity University.