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Our rankings identified these to be world's top universities in 2008.
How were the companies that complete these surveys chosen?
More students are eager to explore the higher education options that exist beyond their own borders.
We evaluate 6 indicators to determine which universities are the most internationally appealing.
How are the weights and statistical scores determined for U.S. News’s World's Best Colleges rankings?
How we account for research strength and faculty productivity in the World’s Best Colleges rankings.
This indicator attracts the greatest interest and scrutiny.
Here's how a university’s international community is used in the World’s Best Colleges rankings.
The student-to-faculty ratio is the chief indicator of teaching quality in the World’s Best Colleges.
These are the top Canadian universities in 2008.