6 Greek universities in the World’s top Universities for 2016
Times Higher Education, a London magazine that tracks the higher education market, released its 13th annual list of the top-ranked schools today. For the first time, the number one spot is not held by a university located in the United States. The University of Oxford has become the first UK university to top the Times Higher Education World University Rankings in the 12-year history of the table. It knocks the five-time leader, the California Institute of Technology, into second place in the World University Rankings 2016-2017. 6 Greek Universities are featured in the list. In the list are featured 980 Universities all over the world.
The University of Crete is in places 301-350 and the Aristotle University is in places 401-500. The Economic University of Athens, the University of Ioannina and the National University of Athens are in places 501-600. The University of Patras is in places 601-800.
The top 10 :
1.University of Oxford United Kingdom
2. California Institute of Technology United States
3. Stanford University United States
4. University of Cambridge United Kingdom
5. Massachusetts Institute of Technology United States
6. Harvard University United States
7. Princeton University United States
8. Imperial College London United Kingdom
9. ETH Zurich – Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich Switzerland
10. University of California, Berkeley United States
10. University of Chicago