Top 10 University in World
We’ve all heard the phrase, “You can’t judge a book by its cover.” But what about a university? A lot of students go to college just because they think it will give them an edge when applying to graduate programs or jobs. But there are other factors that you should consider before deciding where to spend four years of your life. Do you want to study with other people who share your interests or focus on subjects that interest you? Which faculty members do you want teaching your classes? And how will these professors affect the quality of your education? These are all questions that need answering before making any decisions about where to attend college—and which university is best for you depends on these factors as well as others!
1.University of Cambridge
- University of Cambridge
The University of Cambridge is a public research university in the United Kingdom. It has been in existence for more than 800 years and is one of the oldest universities in the world, as well as one of its most prestigious. Founded by Henry VI in 1209, it grew through various stages to become an institution with over 40,000 students by 2017. There are around 100 colleges at Cambridge that offer courses leading up to undergraduate degrees including BA/BSc, MA (Hons), MRes and PhDs while some others offer only postgraduate degrees such as MPhil or DClinPsyc
2.University of Oxford
University of Oxford was founded in 1167 and is one of the oldest English-speaking universities. It has the largest library in the UK, with over 34 million items, including some rare books that date back to early centuries AD. The university has also produced some of our greatest thinkers, musicians and scientists such as William Shakespeare who studied for three years at Oxford University before becoming an actor or playwright.
The university owns over 9 million volumes which makes it one of the biggest libraries in Europe!
3.California Institute of Technology
Caltech is a private research university located in Pasadena, California. It is one of the most prestigious universities in the world and considered to be one of the best universities in the world by many people including me. Caltech’s main goal is to provide students with an education that will help them become leaders in their field and make important contributions to society.
- Stanford University
Stanford University is an American private research university located in Stanford, California. The university was founded in 1885 by Leland and Jane Stanford in memory of their only child, Leland Stanford Jr., who died of typhoid fever at age 15 the previous year. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of about 6,500 students and a campus size of 1,200 acres (4.9 km2). Stanford also has more than 19,000 graduate and professional students and over 2,100 faculty members. In 2015–16 there were 3 million visits to the library system.
The university comprises six schools: Graduate School of Business; School of Engineering; School of Humanities & Social Sciences; School of Medicine; Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism; Pardee RAND Graduate School
5.Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
MIT is a private research university located in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Founded in 1861 by a group of young Boston Brahmin men who wanted to establish an institution that would focus on scientific and technological research, the school was originally established as the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Today it has been renamed to honor former MIT dean Jerome Wiesner whose vision helped shape the modern day university into what it is today: an institution with five schools and 54 academic departments, divisions, and interdisciplinary laboratories.
The MIT campus is spread across more than 100 buildings across Cambridge’s Back Bay neighborhood including the original main building known as “the brick” which houses most classes for undergraduates along with other buildings like The Great Hall or often used for concerts during school breaks or finals week celebrations when students show off their knowledge about everything from math problems to engineering techniques used at various companies around town such as Google Inc., Facebook Inc., Apple Inc., Microsoft Corp., etcetera…
Harvard University is a private Ivy League research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. The Harvard University was founded in 1636. It is the oldest institution of higher learning in the United States and considered one of the most prestigious universities in the world.
The Harvard Law School was established by a group of religious leaders called Puritans who were fleeing persecution at home; they wanted to create an environment where students could learn how to read and write English so they could practice law more easily once back on their native soil. The school’s motto “Veritas”, which means truth or reality (Latin), reflects this goal as well as its commitment towards excellence throughout all aspects of life including academics, athletics/sportsmanship etcetera!
Princeton University is a private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey, United States. Founded in 1746 with a mission to educate clergy for the Presbyterian Church and at its founding was the ninth institution of higher education established by the Trustees of Queen Anne’s Bounty. Today it is both an undergraduate and graduate institution according to its website.
Princeton provides undergraduate and graduate instruction in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences (including mathematics), engineering (including applied mathematics) fields such as biology/biochemistry/microbiology; physics; chemistry; geology….
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 by a group of Congregationalist ministers led by Yale’s first tutor and president, Reverend Timothy Dwight IV, the university was chartered with a grant from the Colony of Connecticut to “educate and train youth as scholars.” It is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States after Harvard University and Princeton University (both established 1636), although Yale’s charter did not come into effect until 1701. The charter called for an academy or college that would teach children of “Godly parents” who are considered worthy enough to attend college but do not have sufficient means to pay tuition fees at Harvard or Oxford; these children were expected to develop their “minds”, bodies, and souls through study but also through service projects such as building houses for widows or teaching poor children reading lessons outside their homes!
9.Imperial College London (ICL)
Imperial College London is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom. It was founded in 1907 and is a member of the exclusive Russell Group of research-intensive universities. Imperial’s alumni include several Nobel laureates and other eminent figures in science and academia such as Stephen Hawking, David Attenborough, Richard Dawkins, Tim Berners-Lee (the inventor of the World Wide Web), Lord Robert Winston (former president of University College London). In 2015/16 Imperial had an estimated total income of £1 billion ($1.3 billion US) making it one of the wealthiest universities globally
In addition to being home to over 10% of Britain’s scientific research budget – equivalent to almost half that spent by Harvard University alone – ICL has been ranked first among European medical schools according to Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings 2018 placing it ahead even Cambridge which has previously held this position
10.University of Chicago
The University of Chicago is a private research university in Chicago, Illinois. It holds top-ten positions in various national and international rankings. The University of Chicago has produced many notable alumni, including several Nobel laureates and seven former presidents of the United States.
The University’s athletic teams are called the Maroons after their school colors: maroon (dark red) and grey. The school song is “Hoops” by Stephen Schwartz with lyrics by Robert Hunter.
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