According to Times Higher Education's new ranking for the subject, Asia is home to more world-class universities in engineering and technology than North America.
Of the 500 universities included in THE's 2018 engineering and technology subject table, 132 institutions are from Asia while 127 are in the United States and Canada.
China's Peking University is the continent's top institution; it joins the top 10 of the ranking of Times World University Rankings 2018's new engineering list, after climbing five places to seventh. National University of Singapore, Singapore, which came second as the best university in QS Asia University ranking recently also found its place in top 10 in this list.
Times World University Rankings 2018 By Subject: Top 10 In Engineering And Technology
Stanford University (United States), California Institute of Technology (United States), University of Oxford (United Kingdom), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States), University of Cambridge (United Kingdom), Princeton University (United States), Peking University (China), National University of Singapore (Singapore), ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (Switzerland) and Imperial College London (United Kingdom) have been ranked among the top 10 educational institutions of this THE ranking.
From India, IIT Roorkee and IIT Madras was placed in 250-300 band while IIT Guwahati was ranked in 301-400 band.
Among the top engineering and technology universities, Jadavpur University, National Institute of Technology (NIT) Rourkela and Tezpur University was ranked in top 500.
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