Top 100 Asian Universities by ARWU

Shanghai Jiao Tong University published its Top 100 Asia Pacific Universities in 2008. Following are some of the Top Universities in the region:

Rank, Name, World Rank, Country
1 Tokyo Univ 19 Japan
2 Kyoto Univ 23 Japan
3 Australian Natl Univ 59 Australia
4 Hebrew Univ Jerusalem 65 Israel
5 Osaka Univ 68 Japan
6 Univ Melbourne 73 Australia
7 Tohoku Univ 79 Japan
8 Univ Sydney 97 Australia
9-16 Kyushu Univ 101-151 Japan
9-16 Nagoya Univ 101-151 Japan
9-16 Natl Univ Singapore 101-151 Singapore
9-16 Technion Israel Inst Tech 101-151 Israel
9-16 Tel Aviv Univ 101-151 Israel
9-16 Tokyo Inst Tech 101-151 Japan
9-16 Univ Queensland 101-151 Australia
9-16 Univ Western Australia 101-151 Australia
17-22 Hokkaido Univ 152-200 Japan
17-22 Natl Taiwan Univ 152-200 China-tw
17-22 Seoul Natl Univ 152-200 South Korea
17-22 Tsukuba Univ 152-200 Japan
17-22 Univ New South Wales 152-200 Australia
17-22 Weizmann Inst Sci 152-200 Israel

Source: Center for World-Class Universities, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

* Latest Information: Asia University Rankings