Top 30 Worldwide Universities

ESF has over time used the Times Higher Education World Rankings as a way of gauging the extent to which our students are achieving places in the top universities in the world. This ranking system uses a variety of criteria and can be used to gauge the success rate of ESF students attending the world’s top universities over a number of years as shown below.

World RankUniversityCountryNo. of students
1University of OxfordUK26
2University of CambridgeUK49
3Stanford UniversityUSA8
4Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyUSA1
5California Institute of TechnologyUSA2
6Harvard UniversityUSA5
7Princeton UniversityUSA3
8Yale UniversityUSA4
9Imperial College LondonUK75
10University of ChicagoUSA20
11ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of TechnologySwitzerland0
12=University of PennsylvaniaUSA31
12=Johns Hopkins UniversityUSA2
14University College LondonUK204
15University of California, BerkeleyUSA72
16Columbia UniversityUSA5
17University of California, Los AngelesUSA73
18Duke UniversityUSA12
19Cornell UniversityUSA20
20University of MichiganUSA12
21University of TorontoCanada260
22Tsinghua UniversityChina2
23National University of SingaporeSingapore5
24Carnegie Mellon UniversityUSA12
25Northwestern UniversityUSA12
26London School of Economics and Political ScienceUK98
27New York UniversityUSA103
28University of Washington, SeattleUSA19
29University of EdinburghUK98
30University of California, San DiegoUSA28