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THES - QS World University Rankings 2005

Top 200 Universities

Discover the 2005 results of the THES - QS World University Rankings. How do they compare to this year's rankings? And who was number one? Click the institute names to be directed to the profile of the chosen university.

Click here for more information on the THES - QS World University Rankings.

Click here for rankings from 201-500.

Rank School Name Country
1 Harvard University United States
2 Massachusetts Institute of Technology United States
3 University of Cambridge United Kingdom
4 University of Oxford United Kingdom
5 Stanford University United States
6 University of California, Berkeley United States
7 Yale University United States
8 California Institute of Technology United States
9 Princeton University United States
10 École Polytechnique France
11= Duke University United States
11= London School of Economics and Political... United Kingdom
13 Imperial College London United Kingdom
14 Cornell University United States
15 Peking University China
16 University of Tokyo Japan
17 University of California, San Francisco United States
18 University of Chicago United States
19 University of Melbourne Australia
20 Columbia University United States
21 ETH Zurich Switzerland
22 National University of Singapore Singapore
23 Australian National University Australia
24= McGill University Canada
24= Ecole Normale Supérieure France
26 University of Texas at Austin United States
27 Johns Hopkins University United States
28 University College London (UCL) United Kingdom
29 University of Toronto Canada
30 University of Edinburgh United Kingdom
31 Kyoto University Japan
32 University of Pennsylvania United States
33 Monash University Australia
34 Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne... Switzerland
35 University of Manchester United Kingdom
36 University of Michigan United States
37 University of California, Los Angeles United States
38= University of Sydney Australia
38= University of British Colombia Canada
40 University of New South Wales Australia
41 University of Hong Kong Hong Kong
42 University of California, San Diego United States
43 Hong Kong University of Science & Techno... Hong Kong
44 Carnegie Mellon University United States
45 Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg Germany
46 Northwestern University United States
47 University of Queensland Australia
48 Nanyang Technological University Singapore
49 University of Bristol United Kingdom
50 Indian Institute of Technology India
51 Chinese University of Hong Kong Hong Kong
52 University of Auckland New Zealand
53 Delft University of Technology Netherlands
54 Boston University United States
55 Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München Germany
56 New York University United States
57 Erasmus University Rotterdam Netherlands
58= Washington University in St. Louis United States
58= University of Amsterdam Netherlands
58= University of Illinois United States
61 Purdue University United States
62= Tsing Hua University China
62= University of Helsinki Finland
64 Pennsylvania State University United States
65 University of Vienna Austria
66 University of Copenhagen Denmark
67 Macquarie University Australia
68 University of Massachusetts, Amherst United States
69 Sciences Po Paris France
70 Eindhoven University of Technology Netherlands
71 Brown University United States
72 Fudan University China
73= King's College London United Kingdom
73= University of Wisconsin United States
73= University of Rochester United States
76 Université libre de Bruxelles Belgium
77= Hebrew University of Jerusalem Israel
77= University of Warwick United Kingdom
79 Lomonosov Moscow State University Russia
80= University of Adelaide Australia
80= University of Western Australia Australia
82 RMIT University Australia
83 Durham University United Kingdom
84 Indian Institute of Management India
85 University of Zurich Switzerland
86 Vienna University of Technology Austria
87 University of Technology, Sydney Australia
88= University of Washington United States
88= University of Geneva Switzerland
88= Catholic University of Louvain Belgium
88= Université Pierre-et-Marie-Curie France
92 Ecole Normale Supérieure Lyon France
93= University of Science and Technology of ... China
93= Seoul National University South Korea
95= Catholic University of Leuven Belgium
95= Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México Mexico
97 University of Nottingham United Kingdom
98 La Trobe University Australia
99 Tokyo Institute of Technology Japan
100 University of Sussex United Kingdom
101= University of Glasgow United Kingdom
101= Curtin University of Technology Australia
103= University of Leeds United Kingdom
103= School of Oriental and African Studies United Kingdom
105= University of Virginia United States
105= Technische Universität München Germany
105= Osaka University Japan
108 Wageningen University Netherlands
109= Case Western Reserve University United States
109= University of York United Kingdom
111 University of Dublin, Trinity College Ireland
112= Queen Mary, University of London United Kingdom
112= Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Germany
114= Vanderbilt University United States
114= Universität Göttingen Germany
114= National Taiwan University Taiwan
117 Dartmouth College United States
118 Queensland University of Technology Australia
119 University of Liverpool United Kingdom
120 Utrecht University Netherlands
120* Université libre de Bruxelles Belgium
121= Michigan State University United States
121= Chulalongkorn University Thailand
121= Panthéon Sorbonne Universite Paris I France
124 University of Southern California United States
125= Texas A&M University United States
125= Università degli Studi di Roma - La Sapi... Italy
127= University of Newcastle Australia
127= University of Basel Switzerland
129 Nagoya University Japan
130 University of Bath United Kingdom
131 Université Louis Pasteur - Strasbourg I France
132 University of Montreal Canada
133= University of Maryland United States
133= University of Lausanne Switzerland
133= HEC School of Management France
136= University of St Andrews United Kingdom
136= Tohoku University Japan
138= Leiden University Netherlands
138= University of Aarhus Denmark
138= University of Oslo Norway
141 Emory University United States
142 Universität Frankfurt am Main Germany
143= University of North Carolina United States
143= University of Birmingham United Kingdom
143= University of Sheffield United Kingdom
143= Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Te... South Korea
147= Hiroshima University Japan
147= Georgia Institute of Technology United States
149 University of Alberta Canada
150= University of Minnesota United States
150= University of St Gallen Switzerland
150= Rice University United States
150= Nanjing University China
154= Technical University of Denmark Denmark
154= University of South Australia Australia
154= Technical University of Berlin Germany
157= University of Maastricht Netherlands
157= Hokkaido University Japan
159= University of Waterloo Canada
159= Georgetown University United States
159= University of California, Santa Barbara United States
159= University of Bologna Italy
163 University of Colorado United States
164 Tufts University United States
165 University of Innsbruck Austria
166= University of Tasmania Australia
166= Chalmers University of Technology Sweden
168 University of Newcastle upon Tyne United Kingdom
169= Shanghai Jiao Tong University China
169= Novosibirsk State University Russia
169= University of Malaya Malaysia
172= Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochsc... Germany
172= Freie Universität Berlin Germany
172= Kobe University Japan
175= State University of New York at Stony Br... United States
175= University of Alabama United States
177 Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen Netherlands
178 City University of Hong Kong Hong Kong
179 University of Notre Dame United States
180= University of Toulouse 1 Sciences Social... France
180= Lund University Sweden
180= Uppsala University Sweden
183 Universidad Autónoma de Madrid Spain
184= Korea University South Korea
184= McMaster University Canada
186= Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam Netherlands
186= University of Otago New Zealand
188= Tel Aviv University Israel
188= Massey University New Zealand
190 Gothenburg University Sweden
191 University of Western Ontario Canada
192 Jawaharlal Nehru University India
193 University of Pittsburgh United States
194= Technion - Israel Institute of Technolog... Israel
194= Helsinki University of Technology Finland
196= University of Sao Paulo Brazil
196= Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
198 Showa University Japan
199= George Washington University United States
199= Wake Forest University United States
*Due to misinterpretation of supplied data, the published position at 165= of the Université Libre de Bruxelles was incorrect and the accurate position of 120 is reflected in this table. The originally published positions of any between 120 and 164 have been retained.

Source: THES - QS World University Rankings
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