Top 5 Universities Of The World

By | September 3, 2013

Educational institutes with reputed academics and resources provide students from all over the world with a competitive yet an amazing academic life. They not just offer international students the best academics and faculties but also provide them with beautiful campuses and a superior level of education. Some of the universities of the world have always ranked among the top 5 although minor changes are seen every year. However it would be right to say the top 5 universities of the world are the following:

1. Harvard University

Harvard University

Harvard University

First and foremost is the Harvard University which is not just the best university in USA but also ranks highest in endowment. The greater resources have made it possible for students seeking financial assistance attend university for free. Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts it is a private Ivy League research university and is perhaps the oldest university of USA. The facilities are word class; faculty comprises the best scholars and scientists of the world.

Tuition Fee: The international student fee for undergraduate program is $40,866 per academic year exclusive of other personal expenses of travel and accommodation.

For further information regarding the fee structure for international students visit the universities webpage

2. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States)

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States)

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is located in Cambridge, Massachusetts in America and is known to be one of the top international institutions for higher studies.  MIT comprises five schools and one college, containing a total of 32 academic departments, with a great emphasis on scientific, engineering, and technological education and research.

Tuition Fee: The tuition fee is $42,050 per annum and the focus is on the scientific and technological research.

For further information regarding the fee, visit the website of Massachusetts Institute of Technology USA

3. Cambridge

The University of Cambridge mostly known as Cambridge University is a public research university located in Cambridge, England,

University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

United Kingdom. It is the second-oldest university in the English-speaking world and perhaps the third-oldest surviving university in the world. Nowadays it is among the most prestigious institutions of higher learning in the world. Cambridge has 31 colleges and six academic schools.

Tuition Fee:  The tuition fee ranges from $13000 to $50000, depending on the courses.

For more information on fee structures for international students visit the website

4. Oxford:

The University of Oxford is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England. It is the oldest university in the English-

The University of Oxford

The University of Oxford

speaking world, and the second-oldest surviving university in the world, after the University of Bologna. Most undergraduate teaching at Oxford is organized around weekly tutorials at colleges and halls, supported by classes, lectures and laboratory work organized by university faculties. The university is home to many scholarships such as Clarendon Scholarships and Rhodes scholarship.

Tuition Fee: The annual fee is up to $25000 but it varies for different courses.

For more info visit the universities site



5. Stanford University

Stanford University

Stanford University

Stanford University near Palo Alto, California in USA is one of the most famous and strongest research and teaching centers in the world. It is a smart choice for international students who seek moderate climate and not the harsh winters of North.

Tuition Fee: The annual fee for an international student is $42,690, exclusive of other costs of residence, travel etc.

For more info regarding the fee structure visit the site

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