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EdX Members Top the QS World University Rankings.

This week QS released its QS World University Rankings® 16 by Subject. EdX founding universities MIT and Harvard University top the list with number one spots in more than twelve subjects. The QS World University Rankings by Subject highlights the world’s top-performing institutions in a broad spectrum of individual academic areas, and many of edX’s partner universities are featured for their academic excellence.

The QS World University Rankings® are the most widely read university comparison of their kind and based on six key performance indicators. We celebrate our partners that have achieved this world-renowned recognition and are honored to share their expertise with our edX learners.

Now, with over 7 million learners and 900 courses, our partners’ high-quality educational content available via edX is truly changing lives.

Enroll today to check out courses from these top universities. Engage and learn from renowned professors and a global learning community. And, enjoy many of the same courses that are being taught on campus at distinguished institutions around the world.

EdX courses are a great way to learn new skills, foster a love of lifelong learning and get an insider’s look into celebrated universities.

Here are the top 6 subjects some of our partners are listed in:

Computer Science 

MIT, Harvard, University Of California Berkeley and  ETH Zurich secure the Top 10 list while some other recognized partners include The Hong Kong University Of Science and Technology, Tsinghua University and The University Of British Columbia.

Kickstart your career by enrolling in some of our latest computer science courses!

  1. Introduction To Computer Science – HarvardX 
  2. From Java To Android for Beginners – HKUSTx
  3. How To Code – Systematic Programing Design – UBCx

Electrical Engineering 

MIT, University Of California Berkeley, ETH Zurich and Harvard University secure the Top 10 list while some other recognized partners include The California Institute Of Technology, Georgia Institute Of Technology and Tsinghua University.  Want to know how it all started? Enroll in the first ever course on edX and some of our latest engineering courses:

  1. Circuits & Electronics 1: Basic Circuit Analysis – MIT
  2. Autonomous Mobile Robots – ETHx
  3. Electronic Materials and Devices – MITx

Business And Management 

Harvard, MIT and University Of California Berkeley secured the Top 10 list. Some other recognized partners include The Hong Kong University Of Science and Technology, Columbia University and The University Of Hong Kong.

The “Mini MBA” X-series from India’s #1 Business school and everything else you need to know in order to plan your career and fuel your startup through creativity:

  1. Fundamentals Of Business Management – IIMBx
  2. Creativity & Entrepreneurship – MITx
  3. Career Edge: The Path to Career Success – FullBridgeX

Communication and Media

University Of California, Berkeley,  University of Pennsylvania and The University Of Texas at Austin secured the Top 10 list while some other recognized partners on the list include Columbia University, University Of Michigan and MIT. Learn communication and media from some of the top-ranked institutions:

  1. English for Journalists: Key Concepts – UC BerkeleyX
  2. Communicating Strategically – PurdueX
  3. Inclusive Leadership Training: Becoming a Successful Leader – CatalystX

Architecture 

MIT, University Of California, Berkeley, Delft University Of Technology, ETH Zurich and Tsinghua  University secured the Top 10 list while some other recognized partners on the list include,  The University Of Hong Kong, Columbia University & The University Of Tokyo.

Below are some of our interactive Architecture courses starting soon, where you can learn through virtual labs:

  1. Future Cities – ETHx
  2. Housing and Cities – EPFLx
  3. Four Facets of Contemporary Japanese Architecture, Part 1 – UTokyoX

Environmental Sciences

University Of California, Berkeley, MIT,  Harvard University and ETH Zurich secured the Top 10 list while some other recognized partners on the list include, The University Of British Columbia, The University Of Queensland and Delft University Of Technology. Enroll in some of our Environmental Sciences courses, helping you understand and live the art of sustainability:

  1. Water Management – DelftX
  2. Energy Within Environmental Constraints – HarvardX
  3. Tropical Coastal Ecosystems – UQx

Four scientists, two world-class institutions, and one goal- to increase access to high-quality education. Back in May 2012, when edX was formed, it’s first ever course “circuits and electronics” from MIT had over 155,000 students from 162 countries. Now, with over 7 million learners and 900 courses, the world of online education has forever changed.

Enroll today to check out courses from these top universities. Engage and learn from renowned professors and a global learning community. And, enjoy many of the same courses that are being taught on campus at distinguished institutions around the world.

EdX courses are a great way to learn new skills, foster a love of lifelong learning and get an insider’s look into celebrated universities.

Congratulations to our partner schools and thank you for your outstanding work and scholarship.


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