The position of the best universities in the world almost always changes in each year. There are up dramatically and there are also universities dropped sharply. But what about the position of the best universities in the world in 2012?
QS World University Rangkings has released an updated list of the best universities in the world in 2012. And the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from America to be the best university in the first place.
The second position is occupied by the University of Cambridge from London, England. Meanwhile, Harvard University, USA only able to be in the third position of the best universities in the world 2012. In fourth position is University College London (UCL)
. QS World University Rankings is based on six indicators including academic reputation, employer reputation, faculty or student ratio, and the ratio of international students. The results are based on surveys of more than 46 thousand 28 thousand academics and entrepreneurs.
The following list of the top 10 universities in the world in 2012 were reported by Topuniversities:
1. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
2. Universit of Cambrige
3. Harvard University
4. UCL (Universty College London)
5. University of Oxford
6. Imperial College London
7. Yale University
8. University of Chicago
9. Princeton University
10. California Institute of Technology (Caltech)