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QS Best Student Cities in the World 2018

Climbing two places from last year’s cities ranking, London is now the top student city in the world according to this year’s QS Best Student Cities ranking, followed by Tokyo and Melbourne in second and third position respectively. Barcelona in 31st position and Madrid 32nd, are the only two Spanish cities to make the top 50 list. Home to several leading universities, …
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QS Best Student Cities in the World 2016

Paris is the best city for students for the third year in a row, according to this year’s QS world university rankings, followed by Melbourne and Tokyo in second and third position respectively. Madrid in 22nd position and Barcelona 30th, the only two Spanish cities to make the top 50 list. Compiled before November’s terrorist attack on the city, …
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QS Best Student Cities in the World 2015

Paris is the best city for students for the third year in a row, according to this year’s QS world university rankings, followed by Melbourne and London in second and third position respectively. Barcelona in 19th position and Madrid 39th, the only two Spanish cities to make the top 50 list. The report points out …
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World Best University Rankings 2014

The University of Navarra is Spain’s leading institute of higher education for the second year running, according to the QS University Ranking 2014. IESE’s mother school scaled 61 places in this year’s ranking to reach 254th in the world. At the global level Anglo-Saxon universities continue to dominate the ranking, monopolizing all top-ten places. The Massachusetts Institute …
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U-Multirank: New Global University Ranking

The European Commission has just rolled out a new virtual tool called “U-Multirank” which compares and contrasts data on more than 850 higher education institutions and 5,000 study programs in more than 70 countries around the globe. Intended to help students make their academic choices, the new ranking features a number of Spanish institutions. The Pompeu …
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World Best University Rankings 2012

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is the best university in the world according to the latest edition of the annual QS World University Rankings, overtaking the University of Cambridge for the top spot. Harvard is third on the list this year. The highest-placed Spanish university is the University Autonoma of Barcelona, which came in 176th. …
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QS Best Student Cities in the World 2012

The higher education consultancy QS has produced a new ranking of the world’s best student cities. The ranking covers cities across the world and placesBarcelona in 11th position andMadrid 16th, the only two Spanish cities to make the top 50 list. Paris and London take the top two positions in the ranking, with very large …
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The World’s Most Reputable Universities

Harvard is the world’s most reputable university, according to the Higher Education World Reputation Rankings 2012, released by Times Higher Education. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the University of Cambridge, respectively, held onto second and third place. In its second year, the magazine’s ranking gauged the world’s universities on academic reputation only, based on …
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World’s Leading Research Institutions

The Chinese Academy of Sciences has topped the SIR World Report 2011, the most comprehensive research ranking of worldwide universities and research-focused institutions. Second and third place are occupied respectively by France’s Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique and the Russian Academy of Sciences. Spain’s Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas (CSIC) made it into the …
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World Best University Rankings 2011

Cambridge is the best university in the world according to the latest edition of the annual QS World University Rankings. Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) follow in second and third place, respectively. The highest-placed Spanish university is the University of Barcelona, which came in 176th. The ranking brings together the world’s 300 …
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