The Best Universities In The World 2019
Have you wondering which is The Best Universities In The World in 2019 or are u still old-fashioned, thinking it’s Cambridge or Oxford well I hate to burst your bubbles none of these made it to the first on the list.
Why don’t you read more while I give you in details?
1) Massachusetts Institute of Technology(United State)
Founded in 1861, Massachusetts Institute of Technology known also as MIT was aimed at increasing the industrialization of the United States and also the first on The Best Universities In The World 2019 list.
MIT was formally a small community of problem-solvers and great science lovers yearning to bring their knowledge and ideas in which the world can partake in.
Now MIT then the small community has advanced into an educational behemoth, with not less than 1,000 faculty members and almost more than 11,000 graduates and undergraduates.
MIT is now an independent, coeducational, privately endowed university organized into five schools
(architecture and planning;
humanities, arts, and social sciences;
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2) Stanford University(United State)
Which is the second on The Best Universities In The World 2019 list was founded in 1885 by California senator Leland and his wife, Jane Stanford in their memory of their only child, Leland Stanford Jr., who died of typhoid fever at age 15 the previous year.
The school got its first admitted students in the year 1891 October 1.
Stanford University is in the heart of Northern California’s dynamic Silicon Valley, home to Yahoo, Google, Hewlett-Packard, and
more top-notch tech companies that were founded by and continue to be led by Stanford alumni and faculty, which is nicknamed “Billionaire factory“.
Covering 8,180 acres of land, Stanford University has one of the largest university campuses in the US, with 18 interdisciplinary research institutes and seven schools which are as follows
The Graduate School of Business;
School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences;
Graduate School of Education;
School of Engineering;
School of Humanities and Sciences;
and School of Medicine.
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3) Harvard University(United State)
Yes I know you are surprised to find Harvard as number 3 on the lists but according to 2019 ratings, Harvard University fell on the 3rd spot on this list.
Harvard University was established in the year 1636 which is number 3 on The Best Universities In The World 2019 list., Harvard University is the oldest higher education institute in the United States.
Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, three miles north-west of Boston, Having 209-acre campus housing 10 degree-granting schools in addition to the Radcliffe Institute for:
and five museums.
It is also home to the largest academic library system in the world, with 18 million volumes, 180,000 serial titles,
an estimated 400 million manuscript items, and 10 million photographs “wow that’s huge”.
Havard can boast of producing known people in the world, Eight Presidents of the United States have graduated from Harvard University:
John Quincy Adams,
Rutherford B. Hayes,
John F. Kennedy,
Franklin Delano Roosevelt,
George W. Bush,
and Barack Obama.
Bush graduated from Harvard Business School,
Hayes and Obama from Harvard Law School,
and the others from Harvard College.
4) California Institute of Technology; Caltech(United State)
Here is our number four on The Best Universities In The World 2019 list.
The California Institute of Technology (Caltech) is a world-renowned science and engineering research and educational institute, which is located in Pasadena, California, around 11 miles northeast of downtown Los Angeles.
Caltech has a high research output and also has many high-quality facilities such as the Jet Propulsion Laboratory which is(owned by NASA), the Caltech Seismological Laboratory, and the International Observatory Network.
California Institute Of Technology was founded in 1891 as a preparatory and vocational school by Amos G. Throop.
Although they might lack the reputation of Ivy League universities unlike Oxford and Cambridge, according to university rankings, CALTECH is among the best universities worldwide which mostly single out technology and engineering as the school’s most academic strengths.
and number five on the list
5) University of Oxford(United Kingdom)
And Oxford is our number 5 on The Best Universities In The World 2019 list.
Was Established: c. 1096, University of Oxford is the oldest university in the English-speaking world, Learnt that teaching took place there as early as the 11th century.
It is located in and around the medieval city center of Oxford with a total of 22,000 students, of which half of the students are undergraduates, while 40 percent are international students.
A quarter of the city of Oxford’s residents are students of the University of Oxford, giving the city the youngest population in the UK.
Oxford has an alumni network of over 250,000 individuals, gathered with more than 120 Olympic medalists, 26 Nobel Prize winners, seven poets laureate, and more than 30 modern world leaders
(including Bill Clinton,
Aung San Suu Kyi,
and 26 UK Prime Ministers).
with also Notable thinkers and scientists that includes
and Richard Dawkins.
It once Rivaled Cambridge for the title of the best university in the UK and was also regularly ranked as being one of the top three best universities in the world then.
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