Top universities for Life Sciences and Medicine- If the study of living organisms fascinates you, then you should definitely pursue a career in Life sciences and medicine. But, what gives you an edge in this field? How do you become the best in your field?

Well, getting a life sciences or medicine degree from the top universities for Life Sciences and Medicine definitely gives a big push to your career.I t not only ensures a good education but also adds to your credibility as professional from a top university in Life Sciences and Medicine.

The list of Top universities for Life Sciences and Medicine 2014 has been prepared based on three definitive rankings by Times Higher education (THE) and QS and ARWU. The Top universities for Life Sciences and Medicine 2014 ranking takes into consideration major standard yardsticks like research, teaching and international presence to provide a comprehensive insight into the top universities of the world Life Sciences and Medicine. The Arwu ranking is, however, based only on Life sciences subjects.

As expected, the United States reigns the chart for the best Life Sciences and Medicine in 2014. A majority of the top 10 spots is captured by institutions from the US like Harvard, MIT, Stanford etc.

The table below gives you the opportunity to check the rankings of the top Life Sciences and Medicine universities in the world 2014 arrived upon by THE and QS and ARWU.



Harvard UniversityUnited States111
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)United States274
University of CambridgeUnited Kingdom332
University of OxfordUnited Kingdom4210
Stanford UniversityUnited States563
Johns Hopkins UniversityUnited States9413
University of California, San FranciscoUnited States-55
California Institute of Technology (Caltech)United States68035
Yale UniversityUnited States7127
Princeton UniversityUnited States8-50
Imperial College LondonUnited Kingdom10938
Karolinska InstituteSweden79831
UCLAUnited States131015
UCL (University College London)United Kingdom171018
University of WashingtonUnited States21186
University of California-BerkeleyUnited States11168
Rockefeller UniversityUnited States-709
Duke UniversityUnited States121329
Cornell UniversityUnited States142916
ETH Zürich – Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ZürichSwitzerland154346
University of California, San Diego (UCSD)United States271411
University of TorontoCanada251539
Columbia UniversityUnited States162112
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at DallasUnited States--14
Wageningen University and Research CenterNetherlands18-33
University of California, DavisUnited States195623
University of British Columbia        Canada203033
The University of MelbourneAustralia291730
The University of SydneyAustralia6519101-150
University of PennsylvaniaUnited States352019
University of Wisconsin - MadisonUnited States226617
Kyoto UniversityJapan364020
University of EdinburghUnited Kingdom232240
University of ChicagoUnited States234047
University of MichiganUnited States262826
The University of TokyoJapan282636
McGill UniversityCanada302528
Washington University in St. LouisUnited States-2227
King’s College London (KCL)United Kingdom372451-75
National University of Singapore (NUS)Singapore3427101-150
University of CopenhagenDenmark413043
University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUnited States76-21
University of North Carolina at Chapel HillUnited States423422
The University of Western AustraliaAustralia646224
University of ZurichSwitzerland44-25
University of Queensland AustraliaAustralia313337
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität MünchenGermany3235-
Australian National UniversityAustralia339351-75
Ghent UniversityBelgium3810341
Uppsala UniversitySweden3953151-200
University of MinnesotaUnited States407832
Ruprecht-Karls-Universität HeidelbergGermany-3276-100
The University of ManchesterUnited Kingdom5336101-150
University of AmsterdamNetherlands9537151-200
Boston UniversityUnited States5038101-150
Baylor College of MedicineUnited States-3951-75
New York University (NYU)United States544051-75
École Polytechnique Fédérale de LausanneSwitzerland43137-
Utrecht UniversityNetherlands455351-75
University of MassachusettsUnited States45-76-100
University of GlasgowUnited Kingdom474976-100
KU LeuvenBelgium487851-75
Osaka UniversityJapan496151-75
Monash UniversityUnited Kingdom6345151-200
The University of Hong KongHong Kong-46151-200
Emory UniversityUnited States-4751-75
The University of New South WalesAustralia-47151-200
Leiden UniversityNetherlands-49101-150
University of BristolUnited Kingdom6949101-150
University of Massachusetts Medical School - WorcesterUnited Kingdom--42
University of PittsburghUnited States-7144
University of FloridaUnited States83-45
University of BaselSwitzerland916847
Vanderbilt UniversityUnited States877349
Michigan State UniversityUnited States51-51-75
University of California, Santa BarbaraUnited States52-51-75
Pennsylvania State UniversityUnited States54-51-75
University of  LausanneSwitzerland568376-100
University of HelsinkiFinland576351-75
University of DundeeUnited Kingdom5889101-150
University of StrasbourgFrance5915951-75
Lund UniversitySweden607551-75
Erasmus University RotterdamNetherlands-52-
McMaster UniversityCanada-55-
Northwestern UniversityUnited States695776-100
Seoul National UniversitySouth Korea8558101-150
London School of Hygiene and Tropical MedicineUnited Kingdom-59-
University of OtagoCanada-60-
Georg-August-Universität GöttingenGermany61129-
Texas A&M UniversityUnited States62166101-150
Ohio State UniversityUnited States65-76-100
University of AberdeenUnited Kingdom67136151-200
University of Cape TownSouth Africa68100151-200
Aarhus UniversityDenmark9664101-150
Technical University MunichGermany806451-75
University of BirminghamUnited Kingdom-6776-100
Trinity College DublinIreland-69-
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount SinaiUnited States--51-75
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - New BrunswickUnited States--51-75
University of California, IrvineUnited States--51-75
University of California, Santa CruzUnited States74-51-75
University of FreiburgGermany-9051-75
University of NottinghamUnited Kingdom--51-75
University of Southern CaliforniaUnited States--51-75
University of TuebingenGermany-9551-75
University of UtahUnited States98-51-75
Stockholm UniversitySweden71173101-150
University of YorkUnited Kingdom71185151-200
University of MontrealCanada7380101-150
Oregon State UniversityUnited States75-76-100
University of LeedsUnited Kingdom77115101-150
Swedish University of Agricultural SciencesSweden77-76-100
University of GenevaSwitzerland-71101-150
The University of AucklandAustralia-74151-200
The Chinese University of Hong KongHong Kong-77-
Tufts UniversityUnited States81115101-150
University of ReadingUnited Kingdom81393151-200
Pohang University of Science and Technology (Postech)South Korea84319-
University of East AngliaUnited Kingdom8624376-100
University of SheffieldUnited Kingdom888876-100
Freie Universität BerlinGermany89192 
Université Pierre et Marie CurieFrance8998101-150
Peking UniversityChina-82-
Maastricht UniversityNetherlands-83-
National Taiwan University (NTU)Taiwan-83151-200
The University of AdelaideAustralia9686101-150
University of MilanoItaly-86-
Brown UniversityUnited States-12276-100
Cardiff UniversityUnited Kingdom-10976-100
Catholic University of LouvainBelgium-20176-100
Mayo Medical SchoolUnited States--76-100
Purdue UniversityUnited States-17876-100
The University of GeorgiaUnited States-25176-100
University of AlbertaCanada-9176-100
University of ArizonaUnited States-16476-100
University of Colorado at BoulderUnited States-24376-100
University of GoettingenGermany--76-100
University of GuelphCanada-29876-100
University of RochesterUnited States-14376-100
University of VirginiaUnited States-17376-100
VU University AmsterdamNetherlands9513376-100
University of São PauloBrazil92100101-150
University of California, RiversideUnited States92304101-150
Colorado State UniversityUnited States94323101-150
University of ExeterUnited Kingdom98187101-150
University of ViennaAustria100253151-200
University of BarcelonaSpain-92151-200
Newcastle UniversityUnited Kingdom-94151-200
Eberhard Karls Universität TübingenGermany-95-
Queen Mary University of London (QMUL)United Kingdom-96-
University of GroningenNetherlands-96101-150
University of BolognaItaly-98-


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