Top Performing Schools in Material Science

Looking for this year’s best universities when it comes to Material Science? MIT, Stanford U or ICL may be the school for you.


Best Material Science Universities (Source: Stanford University)

Material Science has played an important part in the innovations that we have now in our gadgets and MIT, Stanford U and Imperial College London have proven to be the best schools to take an undergraduate or graduate degree in this field.

Best Material Science Universities (Source: MIT Department of Material Science and Engineering)

Best Material Science Universities (Source: Stanford University)

Best Material Science Universities (Source: Imperial College London)

The rankings by QS World University Rankings by Subject were developed together with Elsevier to aid freshmen and transferees in identifying the leading universities in their chosen field. Factors that were considered in completing the list include academic and employer reputation, research citations per paper and H-index.

The table below lists the Top 50 Schools that specializes in Material Science.

RankOver-All ScoreUniversityCountry
198Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)United States
294.9Stanford UniversityUnited States
391.9Imperial College LondonUnited Kingdom
491.8University of California, Berkeley (UCB)United States
591.7University of CambridgeUnited Kingdom
690.2Nanyang Technological UniversitySingapore
789.9Northwestern UniversityUnited States
889.6National University of Singapore (NUS)Singapore
989.1University of OxfordUnited Kingdom
1087.8Tsinghua UniversityChina
1187.3Georgia Institute of TechnologyUnited States
1187.3Harvard UniversityUnited States
1287.2Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)Switzerland
1387.1University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUnited States
1486.6ETH Zurich – Swiss Federal Institute of TechnologySwitzerland
1586.5California Institute of Technology (Caltech)United States
1686The University of TokyoJapan
17KAIST – Korea Advanced Institute of Science & TechnologySouth Korea
1883.8Seoul National UniversitySouth Korea
1983.6University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)United States
2083.4RWTH Aachen UniversityGermany
2183.3Tohoku UniversityJapan
2283.2Peking UniversityChina
2382.9Tokyo Institute of TechnologyJapan
2482Kyoto UniversityJapan
2581.5Delft University of TechnologyNetherlands
2681.4Carnegie Mellon UniversityUnited States
2781.4The University of ManchesterUnited Kingdom
28University of MichiganUnited States
2981KTH Royal Institute of TechnologySweden
3080.9Shanghai Jiao Tong UniversityChina
3180.8Cornell UniversityUnited States
3280.7The University of New South Wales (UNSW Australia)Australia
3380.3University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB)United States
3480.3University of Texas at AustinUnited States
3579.7Pennsylvania State UniversityUnited States
3679.6The Hong Kong University of Science and TechnologyHong Kong
3779Pohang University of Science And Technology (POSTECH)South Korea
3878.7University of TorontoCanada
3978.6Fudan UniversityChina
4078.6KIT, Karlsruhe Institute of TechnologyGermany
4178.4KU LeuvenBelgium
4278.3Purdue UniversityUnited States
4378.2Osaka UniversityJapan
4477.8University of PennsylvaniaUnited States
4577.3McGill UniversityCanada
4677.1Indian Institute of Science BangaloreIndia
4776.8Princeton UniversityUnited States
4876.7National Taiwan UniversityTaiwan
4976.5Rice UniversityUnited States

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Hina Sapra

Content Writer, South Asia.Hina is a former news correspondent at Times of India

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Top Performing Schools in Material Science

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