2018 World University Ranking – Top 100

1. University of Oxford

2. University of Cambridge

3. California Institute of Technology | Stanford University 

5. Massachusetts Institute of Technology

6. Harvard University 

7. Princeton University 

8. Imperial College London

9. University of Chicago

10. ETH Zurich – Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich | University of Pennsylvania

12. Yale University 

13. Johns Hopkins University

14. Columbia University 

15. University of California, Los Angeles

16. UCL (United Kingdom) 

17. Duke University

18. University of California, Berkeley

19. Cornell University 

20. Northwestern University

21. University of Michigan

22. National University of Singapore | University of Toronto

24. Carnegie Mellon University

25. London School of Economics and Political Science 

26. University of Washington

27. University of Edinburgh | New York University | Peking University

30. Tsinghua University

31. University of California, San Diego

32. University of Melbourne

33. Georgia Institute of Technology

34. University of British Columbia | LMU Munich

36. King’s College London

37. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

38. École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne | Karolinska Institute

40. University of Hong Kong

41. Technical University of Munich

42. McGill University

43. University of Wisconsin-Madison

44. Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

45. Heidelberg University

46. The University of Tokyo

47. KU Leuven

48. Australian National University

49. University of Texas at Austin

50. Brown University | Washington University in St. Louis

52. Nanyang Technology University, Singapore

53. University of California, Santa Barbara 

54. University of California, Davis | University of Manchester

56. University of Minnesota | University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

58. Chinese University of Hong Kong

59. University of Amsterdam

60. Purdue University 

61. University of Sydney

62. Humboldt University of Berlin

63. Delft University of Technology

64. Wageningen University of Research

65. University of Queensland

66. University of Southern California

67. Leiden University

68. Utrecht University 

69. University of Maryland, College Park

70. Boston University | Ohio State University

72. Erasmus University Rotterdam | Paris Sciences et Lettres – PSL Research University Paris

74. Kyoto University | Seoul National University

76. University of Bristol

77. Pennsylvania State University

78. McMaster University

79. RWTH Aachen University

80. University of Glasgow | Monash University

82. Freiburg University

83. University of Groningen | Michigan State University 

85. University of New South Wales

86. Rice University | Uppsala University 

88. Free University of Berlin

89. Dartmouth College

90. University of Helsinki

91. University of Warwick

92. Technical University of Berlin

93. Lund University

94. University of Tübingen

95. University of Basel | Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)

97. Durham University

98. Emory University

99. Unversity of California, Irvine 

100. University of Bonn | University of Colorado Boulder | University of Pittsburgh

Resource from Times Higher Education in collaboration with the Wall Street Journal.