The US maintains its leading attendance in the World University Ranking this year, with a total of 154 US universities included in the ranking. In 150 US universities, 30 are stand in the world’s top 100, following are the top 10 US universities are stand within the World top 20 universities.
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology is a private research university located in Massachusetts established in 1861.MIT is not just the number one university in the US, but it also stands the number one in world university ranking list last four years continuously. The institute known for its education and research in the physical science and engineering but also shaped lots of remarkable and winning graduates in biology, economics, linguistics and management courses.
- Harvard University
Harvest University established in 1636 and is the oldest institute of higher education in the United States. University stand 2nd in the world overall and takes the top place for life sciences and medicine, as well as stand second with the University of Cambridge for arts and humanities. Harvard produce many knowing student in the history of United State current US President Barack Obama also takes the law degree from Harvard in 1991.
- Standford University
Standford University was founded by former US California senator and Governor Leland Standford in 1885.University stand 3rd in world ranking. Standford 5th wealthiest university in the world and one of the top fundraising institute in United State. Stanford made many famous graduates and he runs the world top business like Google, Yahoo, Instagram, Nike, Snapchat. Standford teach many courses like business and engineering it is also affiliated with the prestigious Hoover Institute, which one of the leading social, political and economic think tanks of the US.
- California Institute of Technology (Caltech)
Caltech located in Pasadena, California. Caltech is continuously cited as one of the world’s best universities regardless of its small size around 2200 students. California Institute of Technology (Caltech) is stand 5th in the world this year. It is highly appreciated for its research in engineering and science.
- University of Chicago
The University of Chicago was founded in 1890 currently enrolled 5000 students in college and 1500 student overall. University highly regarded in arts and science courses and write now stand 10th in the world. Chicago University produce 89 Nobel prize winners, 49 Rhodes scholars, 9 Field Medalists, 13 National Humanities Medalists and 13 billionaire graduates.
- Princeton University
Stand 11th in this year’s world rankings, Princeton was founded in 1746. The university offers humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and engineering courses. University made many successful people in US history.
- Yale University
Yale University is a private research university founded in 1701. The University is the 3rd oldest institute in the history of higher education in the US. Yale awarded the first PhD in US and know a day’s ranked 15th in the world. It has produced many notable graduates, including five US presidents and 13 billionaires.
- Johns Hopkins University
Place 16th in the world this year, Johns Hopkins University commonly known as JHU or simply Hopkins was established in 1876 by the named for its first benefactor – the entrepreneur, abolitionist, and philanthropist Johns Hopkins. It was the first research university in the US.
- Cornell University
Place 17th in the world this year, Cornell University was founded 1865 in New York. Cornell awarded the world’s first degree in journalism and was the first among US universities to offer a key in American Studies. The student body consists of nearly 14,000 undergraduate and 5,000 graduate students from all American states. Bill Nye ‘The science guy’ is the most famous name in Cornell University graduates
- University of Pennsylvania
The University of Pennsylvania is stand 18th in the world and was founded by one of the US’s founding fathers, Benjamin Franklin in Philadelphia. It is every time highly ranked and highly regarded across the board, with a particularly well-built status in the life sciences and medicine.