University Ranking for Computer Science, 2018 – Times Higher Education

in Research Blog   Posted on September 20, 2017 

The Times Higher Education has just released their University Rankings for 2018. The list covers the top 1,000 academic institutions around the world.  The Times Higher Education emphasises that their  university performance table is based on assessing  research-intensive universities across all of their core missions including teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.  As Guide2Research, is a research portal for Computer Science, we preview below the ranking compiled by the Times Higher Education for the field of Computer Science for the top 10 Universities for 2018.

1University of OxfordUnited Kingdom
2University of CambridgeUnited Kingdom
3California Institute of TechnologyUnited States
3Stanford UniversityUnited States
5Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)United States
6Harvard UniversityUnited States
7Princeton UniversityUnited States
8Imperial College LondonUnited Kingdom
9University of ChicagoUnited States
10ETH Zurich – Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ZurichSwitzerland
10University of PennsylvaniaUnited States

The ranking of universities compiled by THE to study computer Science for the year 2017 is shown below. Surprisingly for the ranking of 2018 ! The two British universities (Oxford & Cambridge) seized the top spots of the table meanwhile ETH dived down from the first spot in 2017 to position 10 during 2018.

RankUniversity NameCountry
1ETH Zurich – Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ZurichSwitzerland
2California Institute of TechnologyUnited States
3University of OxfordUnited Kingdom
4Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)United States
5Georgia Institute of TechnologyUnited States
6Carnegie Mellon UniversityUnited States
7Imperial College LondonUnited Kingdom
8École Polytechnique Fédérale de LausanneSwitzerland
9Technical University of MunichGermany
10National University of Singapore (NUS)Singapore