Top 100 Universities in the World for Civil Engineering

The Top 100 Universities in the World 2014 for Civil Engineering as Ranking by QS World University Rankings.

Below is the list of top universities in the world for Civil Engineering as ranked by QS World University Rankings.The annual QS

Massachusetts Institute of Technology at number 1 in world rankings
Massachusetts Institute of Technology at number 1 in world rankings

World University Rankings by Subject is a comprehensive guide to the world’s top universities in a range of popular subject areas.

Using data on reputation and research citations, the rankings highlight the 200 top universities in the world for Civil Engineering. Explore each subject area below and discover the specialist strengths of universities worldwide.

For the year 2014, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from the USA tops the list. The first Asian university to enter the list of top civil engineering universities is the University of Tokyo at number 4.

Our neighbour’s National University of Singapore (NUS) ranks at an impressive 7th in the world for Civil Engineering while NTU ranks at 21.

Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) is the only Malaysian university with a ranking of 51-100.

List of Best Civil Engineering Universities in the World 2015

2014 Institution Country
1 Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) United States
2 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign United States
3 University of California, Berkeley (UCB) United States
4= The University of Tokyo Japan
4= University of Cambridge United Kingdom
6 University of Texas at Austin United States
7 National University of Singapore (NUS) Singapore
8 Kyoto University Japan
9 Imperial College London United Kingdom
10 University of Hong Kong (HKU) Hong Kong
11 Stanford University United States
12 The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) Hong Kong
13 ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology) Switzerland
14 Delft University of Technology Netherlands
15= The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Hong Kong
15= The University of Sydney Australia
17 Politecnico di Milano Italy
18 The University of New South Wales (UNSW) Australia
19 University of Canterbury New Zealand
20 Tsinghua University China
21= Nanyang Technological University (NTU) Singapore
21= Tongji University China
23 Purdue University United States
24= Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) Switzerland
24= Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) United States
26 Texas A&M University United States
27 University of California, San Diego (UCSD) United States
28 National Technical University of Athens Greece
29 Tokyo Institute of Technology Japan
30 Monash University Australia
31 City University of Hong Kong Hong Kong
32 KAIST – Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology South Korea
33 University of Toronto Canada
34 University of California, Davis (UCD) United States
35 National Taiwan University (NTU) Taiwan
36 Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya Spain
37 Cornell University United States
38 Seoul National University (SNU) South Korea
39 University of Oxford United Kingdom
40 KIT, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie Germany
41 Politecnico di Torino Italy
42= California Institute of Technology (Caltech) United States
42= The University of Queensland (UQ) Australia
44 The University of Melbourne Australia
45 University of Newcastle Australia
46 KTH, Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
47 Queensland University of Technology (QUT) Australia
48 Technical University of Denmark Denmark
49 Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM) India
50= Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB) India
50= University of British Columbia Canada
51-100 Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Greece
51-100 Columbia University United States
51-100 Czech Technical University In Prague Czech Republic
51-100 Hanyang University South Korea
51-100 Harbin Institute of Technology China
51-100 Indian Institute of Science India
51-100 Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD) India
51-100 Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK) India
51-100 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IITKGP) India
51-100 Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IITR) India
51-100 Istanbul Technical University Turkey
51-100 Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Belgium
51-100 King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM) Saudi Arabia
51-100 Korea University South Korea
51-100 Loughborough University United Kingdom
51-100 Lund University Sweden
51-100 Middle East Technical University Turkey
51-100 National Cheng Kung University Taiwan
51-100 Northwestern University United States
51-100 Peking University China
51-100 Pennsylvania State University United States
51-100 Princeton University United States
51-100 Sapienza – Università di Roma Italy
51-100 Shanghai Jiao Tong University China
51-100 Sungkyunkwan University South Korea
51-100 Technische Universität München Germany
51-100 The University of Adelaide Australia
51-100 The University of Auckland New Zealand
51-100 The University of Manchester United Kingdom
51-100 The University of Sheffield United Kingdom
51-100 The University of Western Australia (UWA) Australia
51-100 Tohoku University Japan
51-100 UCL (University College London) United Kingdom
51-100 Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) Mexico
51-100 Universidade de São Paulo (USP) Brazil
51-100 Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro Brazil
51-100 Universität Stuttgart Germany
51-100 Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) Malaysia
51-100 University of Alberta Canada
51-100 University of Bristol United Kingdom
51-100 University of Calgary Canada
51-100 University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) United States
51-100 University of Colorado at Boulder United States
51-100 University of Ghent Belgium
51-100 University of Michigan United States
51-100 University of Washington United States
51-100 University of Waterloo Canada
51-100 Virginia Polytechnic Institute (Virginia Tech) United States
51-100 Yonsei University South Korea

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