• University of California, San Diego

    9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA

    International students: 17%


    University Ranking

    THE: 31
    QS: 41
    ARWU: 15
    Forbes: 81
  • Georgia Institute of Technology

    North Ave NW, Atlanta, GA 30332, USA

    International students: 27%


    University Ranking

    THE: 33
    QS: 69
    ARWU: 79
    Forbes: 88
  • University of British Columbia

    2329 West Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada

    International students: 29%


    University Ranking

    THE: 34
    QS: 47
    ARWU: 43

    Founded in 1908, UBC has evolved into a leading research university now ranked as one of the top 20 public universities in the world with more than 62,000 students at its Vancouver and Okanagan campuses.

  • LMU Munich

    Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1, 80539 München, Germany

    International students: 15%


    University Ranking

    THE: 34
    ARWU: 54

    Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München - the University in the heart of Munich. LMU is recognized as one of Europe's premier academic and research institutions. Since our founding in 1472, LMU has attracted inspired scholars and talented students from all over the world, keeping the University at the nexus of ideas that challenge and change our complex world.

  • King's College London

    Strand, London WC2R 2LS, UK

    International students: 41%


    University Ranking

    THE: 36
    QS: 31
    ARWU: 56
    Complete University Guide: 26

    King's College London is one of the top 25 universities in the world and one of the oldest and most prestigious in England. Located in the heart of London, it has an outstanding reputation for world-class teaching and cutting-edge research and is rated one of the world's 20 most international and outward looking universities.

  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

    Champaign, IL, USA

    International students: 23%


    University Ranking

    THE: 37
    QS: 71
    ARWU: 41
    Forbes: 56

    The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (also known as U of I, Illinois, or colloquially as the University of Illinois or UIUC) is a public research university in the U.S. state of Illinois. Founded in 1867 as a land-grant institution in the twin cities of Champaign and Urbana, it is the flagship campus of the University of Illinois system and a founding member of the Big Ten Conference.

  • Karolinska Institute

    Solnavägen 1, 171 77 Solna, Sweden

    International students: 19%


    University Ranking

    THE: 38
    ARWU: 44
  • École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

    Route Cantonale, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland

    International students: 55%


    University Ranking

    THE: 38
    QS: 22
    ARWU: 81

    The École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) or Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne is a research institute and university in Lausanne, Switzerland, that specializes in natural sciences and engineering. It is one of the two Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology, and it has three main missions: education, research and technology transfer at the highest international level.

  • Technical University of Munich

    Arcisstraße 21, 80333 München, Germany

    International students: 23%


    University Ranking

    THE: 41
    QS: 61
    ARWU: 48

    The Technical University of Munich (Technische Universität München) was originally known as the Royal Bavarian Polytechnic of Munich when it was founded in 1868. Specialising in the natural sciences, several inventors have studied at the institution, including Carl von Linde, who invented the refrigerator, and Rudolf Diesel, who conceived the diesel engine.

  • McGill University

    845 Rue Sherbrooke O, Montréal, QC H3A 0G4, Canada

    International students: 26%


    University Ranking

    THE: 42
    QS: 33
    ARWU: 70

    McGill University is one of Canada's best-known institutions of higher learning and one of the leading universities in the world. With students coming to McGill from some 150 countries, our student body is the most internationally diverse of any research-intensive university in the country.

  • University of Wisconsin-Madison

    Madison, WI 53706, USA

    International students: 12%


    University Ranking

    THE: 43
    QS: 53
    ARWU: 28
    Forbes: 75
  • Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

    Clear Water Bay, Hong Kong

    International students: 31%


    University Ranking

    THE: 44
    QS: 37
    ARWU: 201
  • Heidelberg University

    Grabengasse 1, 69117 Heidelberg, Germany

    International students: 17%


    University Ranking

    THE: 45
    QS: 64
    ARWU: 47

    Heidelberg University(Universität Heidelberg), founded in 1386, is Germany’s oldest university and one of the strongest research universities in Europe. Its successes in both rounds of the Excellence Initiative, a competition to promote top-level research, and in international rankings prove Heidelberg’s excellent reputation and leading role in the scientific community.

  • Australian National University

    Canberra ACT 0200, Australia

    International students: 35%


    University Ranking

    THE: 48
    QS: 24
    ARWU: 69

    Instituted by the Federal Parliament in 1946, the Australian National University (ANU) is one of the leading universities in the world. Established to help Australia progress in education and research, the University stands with a distinctive record in Higher education and research.

  • University of Texas at Austin

    Austin, TX 78712, USA

    International students: 10%


    University Ranking

    THE: 49
    QS: 63
    ARWU: 40
    Forbes: 74