MIT Ranked No. 1 University in the World

According to the newly released QS World University Rankings announced today, our very own Massachusetts Institute of Technology is the No. 1 ranked university in the world. The Cambridge university, home to such splendors as the MIT Media Lab and numerous award winning professors, out dueled a university from a different Cambridge — The University of Cambridge across the pond in England.

Harvard was a in the top five ranks as well, grabbing No. 3 on the list behind the University of Cambridge but ahead of three other London-based centers of higher learning: University College London, Imperial College London and Oxford University (Nos. 4-6, respectively).

Only one other Boston-based school was able to snake its way into the top 100 listings.

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