UNIVERSITIES
1. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
2. Stanford University

3. Harvard University
4. California Institute of Technology (Caltech)
5. University of Cambridge
6. University of Oxford
7. UCL (University College London)
8. Imperial College London

9. University of Chicago
10. ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology)
11. Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU)
12. Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
13. Princeton University
14. Cornell University
15. National University of Singapore (NUS)
16. Yale University

17. Johns Hopkins University
18. Columbia University

19. University of Pennsylvania
20. The Australian National University

1. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is a private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. It was founded in 1861.The MIT is traditionally known for its research and education in the physical sciences and engineering, but more recently in biology, economics, linguistics and management as well.
Address: 77 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
Acceptance rate: 7.9% (2016)
Founder: William Barton Rogers
Subsidiaries: MIT Sloan School of Management, edX

2. Stanford University

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Stanford University is a private research university in Stanford, California, in Silicon Valley, 20 miles outside of San Jose. This University was founded in 1885.
Founders: Leland Stanford, Jane Stanford
Address: 450 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Acceptance rate: 4.8% (2016)
Undergraduate tuition and fees: 48,987 USD (2017)
Phone: +1 650-723-2300

3. Harvard University

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Harvard University is a private Ivy League research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, established in 1636. It one of the world’s most prestigious universities.Harvard is the oldest university of United States for higher learning.
Founder: Massachusetts legislature
Address: Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Acceptance rate: 5.4% (2016)

4. California Institute of Technology (Caltech)

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The California Institute of Technology is a private doctorate-granting university located in Pasadena, California, United States. It was founded in 1891.
Founder: Amos G. Throop
Address: 1200 E California Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
Acceptance rate: 8% (2016)
Undergraduate tuition and fees: 48,111 USD (2017)

5. University of Cambridge

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The University of Cambridge is a collegiate public research university in Cambridge, England. Cambridge is the fourth oldest University in the world; that is still functioning. It was founded in 1209. It was ranked 4th previous year. However this University is still one of the most prestigious universities in the world.

Address: The Old Schools, Trinity Ln, Cambridge CB2 1TN, UK
Acceptance rate: 21% (2015)
Phone: +44 1223 337733
Undergraduate tuition and fees: Domestic tuition: 9,250 GBP (2017), International tuition: 21,732 GBP (2017)

6. University of Oxford

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There are hardly people in the world who hasn’t heard this University name. The University of Oxford or simply Oxford is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England. It is the second-oldest university in the world that is in continuous operation. This University foundation date is not known.

Address: Oxford OX1 2JD, UK
Acceptance rate: 17.5% (2015)
Founded: Oxford, United Kingdom
Undergraduate tuition and fees: 9,250 GBP (2017)

7. UCL (University College London)

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University College London is a public research university in London, England, and a constituent college of the federal University of London. It is the third largest University in United Kingdom. It has about 39,473 total enrollment. It was established in 1826.

Address: Gower St, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 6BT, UK
Phone: +44 20 7679 2000

8. Imperial College London

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Imperial College London is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom. It was founded in 1888 by Prince Albert. It has 16,610 total enrollment as per year 2015.

Address: Kensington, London SW7 2AZ, UK
Acceptance rate: 14.3% (2015)
Undergraduate tuition and fees: Local tuition: 9,250 GBP (2017)
Phone: +44 20 7589 5111

9. University of Chicago

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The University of Chicago is a private research university in Chicago, Illinois. It was established in 1890 by by the American Baptist Education Society. This university ranks in top 10 in all national and international rankings.
Address: 5801 S Ellis Ave, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Acceptance rate: 7.9% (2016)
Undergraduate tuition and fees: 50,997 USD (2016)

10. ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology)

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ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich) is a science, technology, engineering and mathematics university in the city of Zürich, Switzerland. It was founded in 1855 by Swiss Federal Government. It has total 19,233 total enrollment as per year 2015 data.
Address: Rämistrasse 101, 8092 Zürich, Switzerland
Undergraduate tuition and fees: Domestic tuition: 1,160 CHF (2014), International tuition: 1,160 CHF (2014)