Harvard University Top Rankings

Harvard University is widely recognized as the world's top institute of higher education. It is a member of the Ivy League and is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), one of six regional accrediting organizations in the United States.

University Rankings:

- Harvard University is rated as the No. 1 National University by US News (2012).

- No. 1 in the US News MBA Rankings 2011.

- Ranked No. 1 among the Best National Universities by US News & World Report 2010. In addition, Harvard University also took the top spot in the list of Best Medical Schools "Research Ranking", and rated No. 1 in the Graduate Business School Rankings, No. 1 for International Economics Programs.

- Ranked as the best university in the world by QS World University Rankings™ 2009. In addition it is also ranked No. 1 globally for the following subjects: Arts & Humanities; Life Sciences & Biomedicine; Social Sciences.

- In the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2009, Harvard University is ranked No. 1 overall in the world, and in 1st position for the following subject fields: Natural Sciences and Mathematics; Life and Agriculture Sciences; Clinical Medicine and Pharmacy; Social Sciences.

- No. 2 in the BusinessWeek list of Top Full-Time MBA Programs 2009.

- No. 3 in the Webometrics ranking of World Top Universities 2009.

- No. 1 in Mechanical Engineering; No. 1 in Biotechnology & Applied Microbiology; No. 5 in Mathematics; No. 3 in AI, Robotics, and Auto Control (Science Watch).

- No. 1 in the Wuhan University Ranking of Top 500 Universities 2007.

- No. 1 in the Newsweek ranking of top 100 global universities 2006.

- No. 1 in the NRC Ranking of Best Physics Doctoral Programs 1995.

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