The United States is home to more than 4,000 universities and colleges. That is an incredibly high number for any other countries in the world. Furthermore, US universities are spread all around the world. Here is the list of 10 top US universities outside of the United States.
Temple University – Tokyo, Japan
Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ) is the oldest and largest foreign university in Japan. Founded in 1982, TUJ has developed into a nationally recognized institution offering an extensive range of educational programs. In addition to its core undergraduate program, TUJ offers graduate programs in law, business, and education; an English-language preparation program; continuing education courses; and corporate education classes.
Northwestern University – Doha, Qatar
Northwestern University in Qatar is Northwestern University’s campus in Education City, Doha, Qatar, founded in partnership with Qatar Foundation in 2008. NU-Q offers academic programs in journalism, media, and communications.
Webster University – Bangkok, Thailand
Webster University Thailand is one of the international campuses of Webster University Worldwide, which is the only Tier 1, private, non-profit, U.S. university with campuses in seven countries around the world. As part of Webster University Worldwide, Webster University Thailand draws upon a broad spectrum of academic and cultural resources, providing the student the chance to develop as a student and as a citizen.
New York University – Abu Dhabi, UAE
New York University Abu Dhabi is a portal campus of New York University serving as a fully integrated liberal arts and science college, located in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. NYU Abu Dhabi provides extraordinary
opportunities for individual exploration and growth and prepares students to succeed in a truly global world.
Duke Kunshan University – Suzhou, China
Duke Kunshan University is a Chinese-American partnership of Duke University and Wuhan University to create liberal arts and research university offering academic programs for students from China and throughout the world. In August 2014, Duke Kunshan began welcoming graduate students as well as undergraduate students for its Global Learning Semester program. The university launched its four-year bachelor’s degree program for undergraduate students in August 2018.
St. Louis University – Madrid, Spain
Saint Louis University is a Catholic, Jesuit institution with campuses in St. Louis, Missouri and Madrid, Spain that welcomes students of all faiths and no faith. Since 1818, the University has gone beyond teaching facts and figures; we motivate students to form their own opinions and to discover their true identities. Today, SLU is home to nearly 13,000 students, approximately 850 of whom study in Madrid.
New York University – Shanghai, China
New York University Shanghai is jointly established by New York University and the East China Normal University of Shanghai. It is the first American college to receive independent registration status from China’s Ministry of Education. NYU Shanghai seeks to cultivate globally-minded graduates through innovative teaching, world-class research, and a commitment to public service.
Bard College – Berlin, Germany
Bard College Berlin is an accredited German-American university that offers intensive, transdisciplinary education in the humanities and social sciences. The student body is highly international and diverse in terms of geography, culture, class, and economic background and meets with faculty in small seminars taught in English. An emphasis on critical thinking, intellectual ambition, creativity, and the connection between life in and outside the classroom is a fundamental feature. Qualifying students can earn both an American and a German BA degree.
Georgetown University – Qatar
Georgetown University in Qatar is a university in Education City, outside of Doha, Qatar. GU-Q is supported by a partnership between the Qatar Foundation and Georgetown University, an American university. Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) is dedicated to fulfilling Georgetown University’s mission of promoting intellectual, ethical, and spiritual understanding through serious and sustained discourse among people of different faiths, cultures, and beliefs.
Yale-NUS College – Singapore
Yale-NUS College is a liberal arts college in Singapore. It was established in 2011 as a collaboration between Yale University and the National University of Singapore, it is the first liberal arts college in Singapore and one of the few in Asia.