Top Universities in Europe 2012
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Outside UK, there are many universities that attract foreign students, especially Indians. We are providing the list of top Universities in Europe 2012 that has the list of the best universities in Belgium, France, Germany, Finland, Netherlands, Ireland, Sweden, Russia and Switzerland.

There were times when Indian students preferred going only to the US and UK for higher studies. But the recent trends show that they have begun flocking to universities in France, Germany, Ireland, Finland etc.

The top Universities in Europe 2012 rankings are done by Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), Times Higher Education (THE) and QS World University Rankings. The rankings are made on the basis of various parameters and through global surveys. The top Universities in Europe 2012 rankings will help the students to develop a better viewpoint towards the universities in these European countries.

InstitutionsCountryARWU RankTHE RankQS Rank
Katholieke Universiteit LeuvenBelgium-5882
Aarhus UniversityDenmark8611689
University of CopenhagenDenmark4413051
University of HelsinkiFinland7310978
École PolytechniqueFrance-6241
Ecole Normale Superieure - ParisFrance735934
Pierre and Marie Curie University - Paris 6France4281129
University of Paris Sud (Paris 11)France3792218
Technical University MunichGermany53-53
University of Munich (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München)Germany604860
University of HeidelbergGermany627855
Georg-August-Universität GöttingenGermany-70119
University of FreiburgGermany99-106
Ghent UniversityGermany8993148
Humboldt-Universität zu BerlinGermany-99130
Trinity College Dublin (TCD)Ireland-11067
Utrecht UniversityNetherlands536785
Leiden UniversityNetherlands736475
University of AmsterdamNetherlands-8362
Erasmus University RotterdamNetherlands-7299
Delft University of TechnologyNetherlands-77103
University of GroningenNetherlands-89109
Wageningen University and Research CenterNetherlands-70161
Moscow State UniversityRussia80-116
Karolinska InstituteSweden4242-
Lund UniversitySweden-8271
Uppsala UniversitySweden7310681
University of OsloNorway67-111
Stockholm UniversitySweden81117171
École Polytechnique Fédérale de LausanneSwitzerland-4029
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ZurichSwitzerland231213
University of BaselSwitzerland85142121
University of GenevaSwitzerland6913374
University of ZurichSwitzerland598990

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