Check Out Top 50 Universities in Asia – 2021 Ranking (Latest)

Check Out the Top 50 Universities in Asia – 2021 Ranking. Asia is the home to some of the world’s best universities. It is counted among the top in the world, according to uniRank’s World University Rankings 2021.

Many of Asia’s universities are renowned for promoting a global outlook by recruiting international students, faculty and encouraging international collaborations, so you can expect a technologically driven learning atmosphere as well as diversity on campus.

Universities in Asia have always gained a wide reputation for good teaching and excellent research. Asian universities are highly ranked among international schools and institutions worldwide, and they continue to attract the smartest people to their highly respected and prestigious degree programmes. All these top ranked colleges, universities, law schools, medical schools, and engineering schools have a wide, global reputation and continue to be the top-ranked schools for international students. To go to some of the best universities in the world for your Bachelor’s, Master’s, or Ph.D, you should certainly consider Asia as your destination for the best rankings and widest reputation.

uniRank tries to answer this question of the top universities in Asia by publishing the 2021 Asian University Ranking of 50 recognized Asian higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed and/or accredited by the appropriate  higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, face-to-face, non-distance education format


Rank University Country
1 Xi’an Jiaotong University  cn
2 Peking University  cn
3 Shanghai Jiao Tong University  cn
4 Hunan University  cn
5 Jinan University  cn
6 Shenzhen University  cn
7 National University of Singapore  sg
8 The University of Tokyo  jp
9 Guangxi University  cn
10 King Saud University  sa
11 Tsinghua University  cn
12 Nanyang Technological University  sg
13 The University of Hong Kong  hk
14 Anadolu Üniversitesi  tr
15 National Taiwan University  tw
16 Zhejiang University  cn
17 Kyoto University  jp
18 University of Science and Technology of China  cn
19 The Chinese University of Hong Kong  hk
20 Sun Yat-Sen University  cn
21 University of Tehran  ir
22 Seoul National University  kr
23 Keio University  jp
24 University of Delhi  in
25 Tel Aviv University  il
26 Fudan University  cn
27 Osaka University  jp
28 Universitas Gadjah Mada  id
29 Hebrew University of Jerusalem  il
30 Istanbul Üniversitesi  tr
31 Waseda University  jp
32 KAIST  kr
33 Universitas Indonesia  id
34 Hokkaido University  jp
35 Wuhan University  cn
36 Azerbaycan Dövlet Iqtisad Universiteti  az
37 The Hong Kong Polytechnic University  hk
38 King AbdulAziz University  sa
39 Indian Institute of Technology Bombay  in
40 Renmin University of China  cn
41 Yonsei University  kr
42 Tohoku University  jp
43 The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology  hk
44 Tongji University  cn
45 Ritsumeikan University  jp
46 Nanjing University  cn
47 National Chiao Tung University  tw
48 City University of Hong Kong  hk
49 Sogang University  kr
50 Bogaziçi Üniversitesi  tr
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