Cambridge and Oxford universities slip in world rankings


The UK has 10 universities in the top 100 of the world’s best when it comes to global reputation, but many have slipped down the rankings this year.Cambridge and Oxford remain in the top five, at fourth and fifth place respectively, but both have moved down two places on their 2015 ranking.
The US continues to dominate the Times Higher Education (THE) world reputation rankings, with Harvard top.
Asia has 17 universities in the top 100 – up from 10 in last year’s rankings.
Three London universities stay in the top third of the table – Imperial College London at 15, University College London at 20 and the London School of Economics and Political Science at 24 – but each has fallen slightly on last year’s ranking.