Engineering is the branch of science which deals with the application of science. Its everybody’s dream to study in the top university of the world. But the problem we face is of making choice according to our need. There are thousands of engineering colleges in the world. So as it is the matter of our career we have to make right choice. And for this
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- 10. UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA (LA)
- 09. IMPERIAL COLLEGE LONDON
- 08. ETH ZURICH – SWISS FEDERAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
- 07. UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD
- 06. UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE
- 05. PRINCETON UNIVERSITY
- 04. CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (CALTECH)
- 03. UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, BERKELEY
- 02. STANFORD UNIVERSITY
- 01. MASSCHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (MIT)
we present you the list of top 10 engineering colleges in the world.
10. UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA (LA)
Having a motto of Vox Veritas Vita (Latin), California State University is in the tenth position in the list of engineering colleges. It is a public grant university which was established in the year 1947. It is situated at a place called University Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA. It has the endowment of $29.7 million. William A. Covino is the president of this university. It has the academic staffs of about 1000 professors. It has a huge campus of about 176 acres. It has enormous number of students of about 28000.
09. IMPERIAL COLLEGE LONDON
This university is one of the best public research university in United Kingdom, which was established by Prince Albert in the year 1887.This institute was established to celebrate Queen Victoria’s Jublee. At South Kesington area of central London, it has its main campus. Scientia imperii dectus et tutamen (Knowledge is the adornment and protection of empire-in Eng) is the motto of this establishment.it has the endowment of about 116.8 million Euro. Alice Gast is the president of this institute. It has about 3898 staffs and about 17,989 students.
08. ETH ZURICH – SWISS FEDERAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
This is one of the greatest educational institute of Switzerland which was established in the year 1855 by Swiss Confederation. Lion Guzzella is the president of this establishment. Here there are more than 18000 students, who are tought by more than 18000 staffs. Here there are facilities to learn higher mathematics, engineering, basic science, technology, management etc. Albert Einstein, a well-known scientist was its student and even the former professor. ETH Zurich has two campuses which has hundreds of acres as its area.
07. UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD
It’s a well-known university from centuries. “The lord is my light” “Dominus illumination mea” (latin) is the motto of this establishment. It was created in the year 1096 A.D. It grew into a huge institute during the times of Henry 2. Now it has the endowment of about 4.5 billion euro. Right now Chris Patten is the chancellor of this venture. It is located at a place called Oxford, United Kingdom. There are more than 22,000 students who are getting education by this institute according to the recent survey.
06. UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE
“Hinc lucem et pocula sacra”“From here light and sacred draughts” is the motto of this university. This is one of the greatest research institute that we have seen which was started in the 12th century A.C. It is located at a place called Cambridge, United Kingdom. It has the endowment of about 5.90 billion euro. The Lord Sainsbury of Turville is the chancellor of this venture. Sir Leszek Borysiewicz is the vice chancellor of this university. It has about 6,060 academic and 3,939 administrative staffs. The are more than 19,000 students who are studying here. This is one among the few Top 10 Best Engineering Colleges in The World 2017.
05. PRINCETON UNIVERSITY
This is one of the greatest private institute in the world which was established in the year 1746. It is located at Princeton, New Jersey, United States. It works on a motto- ‘under God’s power she flourishes. As the reason to train ministers, this institute was established by New Light Presbyterians. Presently Christopher L. Eisgruber is the president of this university. It has the academic staffs of about 1,984 and administrative staffs of about 1,123.
04. CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (CALTECH)
By having a motto- The truth shall make you free, this venture was began in the year 1891. In the time of its initiation, it was started as a vocational school by Amos g. Throop. It has the endowment of about $2 billion. Thomas F. Rosenbaum is the chancellor of this establishment. Having more than 300 professional faculty as its academic staffs, it has more than 2,252 students from different parts of the world. It is located at Pasadena, California, United States. It has more than 124 acres land in its campus.
03. UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, BERKELEY
It is a public research university which has ‘Fiat lux (Latin)’ or ‘Let there be light (English) as its motto. This university was established in the year 1868. It has the endowment of about $4 billion. It is situated at a place called Berkeley, California, United States. There are more than 38,000 students who are studying here.
02. STANFORD UNIVERSITY
This is a private university which was started in the year 1891. Officially it is called as Leland Stanford Junior University. Leland Stanford along with his wife Jane Lathrope Stanford started this venture in the memory of their only son Leland Stanford jr. It has the endowment of about $22.3 billion. By having more than 2,899 academic staffs, it has nearly 15,009 students. It has campus of about 8,123 acres.
01. MASSCHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (MIT)
‘Mens et manus’ (Latin) is the motto of this institute. It means ‘mind and hands’ in English. As the motto says this institute has the greatest minds of the world as it students and as its professors. This engineering venture was started in the year 1861. L. Rafael Reif is the president of this institute and Cynthia Barnhart is the chancellor. It has more than 11,122 students. This institute is filled with Nobel prize winners and some of the persons who have given incredible contribution to the field of science and engineering.
This was the list of the Best and Most reputed Engineering Colleges in the world and have been considered to be the centres of shaping engineers to support the coming generations. In today’s world, Engineering has been of prime importance for a developing world.