The QS company shared the Rating of the best cities of the world for students (2015).
It is interesting that this rating is addition of a known rating of QS World University Rankings.
This year on the first place Paris, by the way, the city takes this position in a rating the third year in a row, from the moment of the rating basis (2012).
His main competitor – London this year took only the third place, having conceded the second to Melbourne.
As always in QS World University Rankings rating there are a lot of American cities. In TOP-50 them 8. The USA are followed by Australia as its 6 cities too got to this TOP.
This year for definition of the best cities of the world for students 18 indicators were used. They are incorporated so that it was possible to estimate each city on such five key categories:
– rating of higher education institutions;
– variety of structure of students;
– activity of employers;
In a rating of this year there are cities of 29 countries of the world. Europe, as before, dominates with 20 cities in the list. Europe is followed by North America (12 cities from which 8 are in the USA), Asia (9 cities), Oceania (7 cities) and South America (2 cities).
This year to a rating for the first time got Pittsburgh from the USA, Coventry from Great Britain and Osaka from Japan. Let’s note that the cities where the quantity of the population exceeds 250 000 people in whom there are at least 2 higher education institutions which got to university ratings of QS get to a rating only.
The list of the best cities of the world for students of 2015:
5. Hong Kong
13. San Francisco
17. New York
24. Buenos Aires
31. Los Angeles
42. Washington DC
50. Mexico City