École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne with score 98.2.
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The University was established 1853 as a private school based on the Ecole centrale Parisian model. The main focus on EPFL are education, research and technology transfer, which is happening in 250 campus laboratories situated in 136 acres on the shores of Lake Geneva.
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zürich with score: 96.7.
Besides that it´s the second most international University, it is also famous for Einstein receiving his diploma here in 1901. But one doesn’t have to be Albert Einstein to study here – ETH now teaches around 18,000 students from more than 100 different countries!
University of Geneva with score: 96.7 as well.
One of Geneva’s eight faculties. Protestant theology maintains the link with the university’s foundation as a seminary by John Calvin in 1559. In 1873, the institution converted to secularism, and, in the following century, it attracted such intellects as Jean Piaget, George Steiner, Chaim Weizmann and Kofi Annan.
National University of Singapore outlook score: 94.3.
A leading global university situated in Asia offers a global approach to education and research; with a focus on Asian perspectives and expertise. Founded in 1905, it is the oldest higher-learning institute in Singapore, as well as the largest university in the country in terms of student enrolment and curriculum offered.
Royal Holloway, University of London with score: 92.6.
This is a public research university and a constituent college of the federal University of London. The Egham campus was founded in 1879 by the Victorian entrepreneur and philanthropist Thomas Holloway. Royal Holloway College was officially opened in 1886 by Queen Victoria as an all-women college. It became a member of the University of London in 1900. It has 3 faculties, 19 academic departments, and around 8,600 undergraduate and postgraduate students from over 100 countries.
Imperial College London with score: 91.8.
Imperial’s origins lie with Prince Albert, Queen Victoria’s husband, who envisioned an area for science, technology and the arts, which comprises the Natural History Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum and Science Museum. With an emphasis on research, this college has four faculties: medicine, natural science, engineering and business. It was founded in 1907 as a constituent college of the University of London and it became independent in 2007. Its main campus in London’s museum quarter and seven others, house students from 126 countries.`
University of Innsbruck with score: 91.4.
This University was established in 1562 as a Jesuit grammar school and it was financed by the salt mines in Hall,Tirol. “Akademisches Gymnasium Innsbruck” was later transformed into a University by Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor, with four faculties. Today this university, without a main campus, is spread across the Alpine-gateway city. The university now employs 4,500 staff and faculty members, and has more than 500 students in 16 faculties.