If architecture is the subject you want to study, and location is no bar, you can choose any of the university listed in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) world university ranking for Architecture. The assessment is done on the basis of research impact, employer reputation and academic reputation.
• The Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL (University College London)
It is a well known European institution, and secure first place in the list because of its exceptionally good teaching quality and high- quality revolutionary researches.
• Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
The university is well known for its business, technology and science departments. It holds second place in the field of Architecture. The university is working in creating designs that aim to resolve issues like urbanization, technology, globalization, and global warming.
• Delft University of Technology
The university campus has propulsion lab, aerodynamics lab, flight simulator, cycle paths, media center, botanical garden, parks and restaurants. All in all the university is known worldwide for its large campus. Now, it also made its name in architecture courses.
• ETH Zurich
It is also known as Swiss Federal Institute of Technology and is well known for mathematics, engineering, technology and science. The university now holds fourth rank globally for its architecture courses.
• Harvard University
It has always been one of the most admired universities of all time and successfully hold fifth place in the QS ranking for architecture.
• University of California (UCB)
The university is situated in Berkeley and is known for its environmental and architectural designs worldwide. It is particularly well in research impact.
• University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
The university is always been known for its academic popularity and it secure seventh place globally in the field of architecture.
• National University of Singapore (NUS)
Being founded in 1905, it is known as country’s oldest higher-education institute. Based on the liberal arts system it offers outstanding architecture degrees. Though it holds 8th place in global architecture ranking, it is the top most architectural institution in the region.
• Manchester School of Architecture, United Kingdom
The University of Manchester and Manchester Metropolitan University collaborate to form Manchester School of Architecture. Holding ninth position in QS ranking, it is among the finest architecture schools in the UK.
• Tsinghua University
Known for the education in the field of computer science and engineering worldwide, the university has also made its place in Architectural studies. This year Tsinghua University got 10th rank in QS ranking.