Top World Universities Ranking 2012

Careers360 brings you a list of best universities across the globe in the Top World Universities Ranking 2012. We are presenting the world ranking of the universities done by three well reputed organizations namely, Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), Times Higher Education (THE) and QS World University Rankings.

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The Top World Universities Ranking 2012 were made based on the global survey conducted across the world and various parameters such as academic reputation of the institution, employer reputation, international outlook, research, faculty- student ratio, citations per faculty, proportion of international students and proportion of international faculty.


Taking into consideration the fact that the universities provide a large number of courses in various disciplines, all the three best rating agencies tried to incorporate all possible academic programmes under major disciplines such as:

  • Engineering and Technology
  • Life Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Natural Sciences
  • Arts and Humanities

The below given links will take you to the detailed country-wise listing of the universities in the Top World Universities Ranking 2012.


First Published On : 21 Jun 2013 12:00 AM IST

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