These institutions from the U.S. and more than 90 other countries have been ranked based on 13 indicators that measure their academic research performance and their global and regional reputations.

Top 10 Best Global Universities Rankings
#UniversitiesLocationGlobal Score
1Harvard UniversityCambridge (U.S.)100.0
2Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridge (U.S.)97.5
3Stanford UniversityStanford95.6
4University of California–BerkeleyBerkeley89.4
5University of OxfordOxford87.1
6Columbia UniversityNew York City86.7
7University of WashingtonSeattle86.5
8University of CambridgeCambridge (U.K.)86.1
9California Institute of TechnologyPasadena85.5
10Johns Hopkins UniversityBaltimore85.5