Following are the top leading universities in Rome (Italy):
Sapienza University of Rome - It is ranked 190th globally in the QS World University Rankings 2010. Additionally, the University is ranked in the world's top 100 for the following subjects: Natural Sciences (30th), and Arts & Humanities (72nd).
University of Rome Tor Vergata - RePEc lists the University of Rome "Tor Vergata" consistently among the top 10 Continental European economics departments. Italy 's most prestigious university ranking, conducted by La Repubblica, ranks Tor Vergata 1st and 2nd in 2006 and 2007. In addition, the University is ranked among the world's top 450 institutions in the QS World University Rankings 2010.
Roma Tre University - The University's Faculty of Law is one of the best schools in Italy and in Europe, constantly ranked among the top 5 in the country with a rating of AAA (Censis-La Repubblica ranking).
University of Rome "Foro Italico" - The University ranks among Italy's topmost universities in terms of structures and teaching staff available per student.
LUISS University of Rome - The University was ranked 6th in an Italian university ranking by The Vision Working-group in 2010.
Libera Università Maria SS. Assunta (Maria Santissima Assunta Free University) - It is ranked 2071st in the 4icu.org 2011 University Web Ranking.
* Suggested Reading: Top Universities in Italy
World of University Ranking and League Table
In UK there are some university league tables published every year by The Times, The Independent, The Daily Telegraph, The Sunday Times and The Guardian. In Australia the Good Universities Guide rating is a very useful handbook for anyone choosing a tertiary institution. For more information please see University Ranking by Country.