In the newest ranking of Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), seven Hungarian universities were featured among the best in the world this year.
Forbes reported that between the 501st and 510th positions, the University of Szeged and the University of Debrecen earned the title of the best universities in the world, and they were the two out of the seven Hungarian ones with the best scores on an international list.
The British company published its annual survey on June 10, which ranked thousands of higher education institutions from 93 countries worldwide.
The survey took into consideration the universities’ scientific lives, the number of foreign students and teachers, and the reputation of the institutions’ scientific work.
Further Hungarian institutions featured:
521-530th: University of Debrecen
601-650th: ELTE Budapest
651-700th: University of Pécs
801-1000th: Budapest University of Technology and Science, Corvinus University of Budapest, Szent István University, and the University of Miskolc.
The top universities in the world are:
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
- Stanford University
- Harvard University
- California Institute of Technology
- University of Oxford
- ETH Zurich
- University of Cambridge
- Imperial College London
- University of Chicago
- University College London (UCL)
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