Best universities in the world to study Computer Science

QS Top Universities has released its subject rankings for 2017, detailing which institutions are the best in certain fields.

The Computer Science and Information Systems ranking for 2017 shows that MIT is the number one university for those looking to get into this section of the IT field.

Three African universities featured in the list, with UCT and UP recognised for their excellence in the subjects.

A top 10 ranking, along with where the three African universities placed, is shown below.

Top Universities – Computer Science and Information Systems
Rank University Country
1 Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) USA
2 Stanford University USA
3 Carnegie Mellon University USA
4 University of California, Berkeley (UCB) USA
5 University of Cambridge UK
6 Harvard University USA
7 University of Oxford UK
8 Princeton University USA
9 ETH Zurich – Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Switzerland
10 National University of Singapore Singapore
351-400 Cairo University Egypt
351-400 University of Cape Town RSA
401-450 University of Pretoria RSA

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