New York is undoubtedly one of the world's leaders in almost every field imaginable. Be it architecture and arts to finance and higher education, New York has it all.
New York city is home to 10 internationally ranked universities. The city has been, since ages, one of the most sought after city for higher education by international students. It offers some of the finest education money can buy and also the fascinating experience to live in such an iconic and dynamic metropolis.
Few cities in the world, like the Boston and London can give New York a tough competition from being the best of all in the QS Best Student Cities Index.
The main factor that puts New York in the 17th position in the overall position is the high affordability and top-dollar tuition fees. The combined factor of high living cost and tuitions fees, makes this one of the more expensive study options.
But for those who can afford, New York offers inexhaustible supply of things to see and to do.
New York City Rankings in different criteria:
|Criteria||University Rankings||Student Mix||Desirability||Employer Activity||Affordability||Overall Ranking|
|Ranks||Rank 4||Rank 25||Rank 31||Rank 13||Rank 45||Rank 17|
QS Ranked Universities in the City of New York
- Columbia University
- New York University (NYU)
- Rutgers - The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick
- Yeshiva University
- University of Delaware
- City University of New York
- New School University
- Rutgers - The State University of New Jersey, Newark
- Stevens Institute of Technology
- Fordham University
- Rockefeller University
|More About New York |
|Number of universities ranked by QS||10|
|Top ranked institution||Columbia University (14th in the world)|
|Students (% of total population)||1.4% (based on ranked institutions)|
|International students||11.0% (of students at ranked institutions)|
|Average tuition fees||US$37,200|
|Global Liveability Ranking||56th (out of 140)|
|Mercer Cost of Living rank||16th (out of 214)|
|Number of safety rank||208th (out of 372)|
|Number of pollution rank||174th (out of 299)|
|Transparency International score|| 19th (out of 177) |
Source: QS World University Rankings