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Check Out Top 50 Universities in The United States- 2021 Ranking (Latest)


Check Out the Top 50 Universities in the United States – 2021 Ranking. United States is the home to some of the world’s best universities. It is counted among the top in the world, according to uniRank’s World University Rankings 2020.


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Many of United States’s universities are renowned for promoting a global outlook by recruiting international students, faculty and encouraging international collaborations, so you can expect an accommodating atmosphere as well as diversity on campus.


Universities in United States have always gained a wide reputation for good teaching and excellent research. US universities are highly ranked among international schools and institutions worldwide, and they continue to attract the smartest people to their highly respected and prestigious degree programmes. All these top ranked colleges, universities, law schools, medical schools, and engineering schools have a wide, global reputation and continue to be the top-ranked schools for international students. To go to some of the best universities in the world for your Bachelor’s, Master’s, or Ph.D, you should certainly consider US as your destination for the best rankings and widest reputation.


uniRank tries to answer this question of the top universities in the US by publishing the 2021 United States University Ranking of 50 recognized American higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed and/or accredited by the appropriate  higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, face-to-face, non-distance education format


Rank University Town
1 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge
2 Harvard University Cambridge
3 Stanford University Stanford …
4 University of California, Berkeley Berkeley …
5 Cornell University Ithaca
6 University of Washington Seattle …
7 Columbia University in the City of New York New York City
8 University of Michigan Ann Arbor …
9 Penn State University University Park …
10 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis …
11 Johns Hopkins University Baltimore …
12 University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia
13 University of California, Los Angeles Los Angeles …
14 Yale University New Haven
15 The University of Texas at Austin Austin
16 University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison
17 Purdue University West Lafayette
18 New York University New York City …
19 Princeton University Princeton
20 University of Southern California Los Angeles
21 University of Chicago Chicago
22 Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh …
23 Michigan State University East Lansing
24 University of California, San Diego San Diego …
25 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign …
26 University of Florida Gainesville
27 University of Colorado Boulder Boulder
28 Arizona State University Tempe …
29 University of California, Irvine Irvine …
30 University of California, Davis Davis …
31 Duke University Durham
32 University of Maryland College Park
33 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill
34 Northwestern University Evanston …
35 The University of Arizona Tucson
36 Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey New Brunswick …
37 University of Virginia Charlottesville …
38 Boston University Boston …
39 Texas A&M University College Station
40 The University of Utah Salt Lake City
41 The Ohio State University Columbus …
42 North Carolina State University Raleigh
43 University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh …
44 Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta
45 Indiana University Bloomington Bloomington
46 California Institute of Technology Pasadena
47 University of California, Santa Barbara Santa Barbara …
48 Oregon State University Corvallis …
49 University of Nebraska-Lincoln Lincoln
50 Washington University in St. Louis St. Louis

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