Cambridge has lost its place as the number one ranking university in the world, with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), the US university that specialises in science and technology, taking over the top slot. MIT came first, while Cambridge, which topped the list in 2011, came second and Harvard third in the QS World University Rankings, published on Tuesday. The QS table is based on measures of research quality, graduate employability, teaching and how international the faculties and student bodies are. To read the rest of the article, visit The Guardian. To read more coverage of this story, visit Business Insider or BostInno.
MIT ranks as #1 university in the world
September 14, 2012