The US has one of the world’s finest university systems, with outstanding programs in virtually all fields. At the undergraduate level, excellent programs exist in traditional disciplines, as well as in professional fields. At the graduate level, students have the opportunity to work directly with some of the finest minds in their field of study, with the chance to become involved with exclusive research and educational opportunities.
Highest-ranked universities in the world
The US has an established, high-quality tertiary education system. It boasts an impressive seven out of the world’s top 10 universities according to the 2017-2018 Times Higher Education World University Rankings. In fact, 62 of the top 200 universities are based in the US.
More international students study in the US than in any other country in the world. At the moment, there are more than one million. Let’s look at some of the reasons why.