For those of you who have your sights sets on the Asian continent, this one is for you. We’ll be highlighting the top five Universities ranking in the QS Asia Rankings based on varied criteria.

  1. National University of Singapore

Over a hundred years old and still claiming the prized Number 1 spot in the QS Asia rankings, NUS holds the fort being the best in Engineering, Architecture, Linguistics, Material Science subjects for the students. NUS ranked 22nd in the2016 QS world Rankings.


  1. University of Hong Kong

Closely on its heels is the University of Hong Kong, founded in 1911 with world rankings of 2nd in Dentistry, 6th in Education and Training and 9th in linguistics/ civil and structural engineering. The University has an overall intake of 28000 students. It ranks 28th in Overall World Rankings.


  1. Nanyang Technology University, Singapore (NTU)

NTU is known internationally for their excellence in Accounting and Finance, Engineering, Media Studies and Psychology to their students. Established in 1991, NTU enrolls around 32500 students annually. They hold the 39th position in the World Rankings


  1. Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

The fifth ranker in the QS Asia rankings, this University holds the place of 40th in the World Rankings. Grabbing roots in 1991 the University has gained reputation for Exemplary Business and Management, Engineering and Economics Programs and has an admission rate of around 13500


  1. KAIST – Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

KAIST commenced in Daejeon in 1971, holds title as the 51st in the World Rankings. Famous Worldwide for their absolutely spot-on engineering programs, the South Korean University has an admission rate of around 4000 undergraduate and around 6000 postgraduate students.