Computer Science Rankings 2011

Stanford University (US) is the top ranked school for Computer Science in the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2011 subject rankings, followed by Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2nd in the world) and University of California, Berkeley (3rd in the world).

Purdue University's Department of Computer Science is ranked 18th out of 100 computer science programs at universities worldwide, and the only other Indiana institution to share the list with Purdue Computer Science is the University of Notre Dame (tied for 51-75).

ARWU is conducted by researchers at the Center for World-Class Universities of Shanghai Jiao Tong University (CWCU).

ARWU 2011 Ranking of Top Computer Science Universities (Top 20 list):
1 Stanford University
3 University of California, Berkeley
4 Princeton University
5 Harvard University
6 Carnegie Mellon University
7 Cornell University
8 University of Texas at Austin
9 University of Southern California
10 University of Toronto
11 California Institute of Technology
11 Weizmann Institute of Science
13 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
14 University of Maryland, College Park
15 Technion-Israel Institute of Technology
16 University of California, San Diego
17 University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
18 Purdue University - West Lafayette
19 University of Oxford
20 University of Washington

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