The recently announced QS World University Rankings® by subject show that Cambridge is second in the world for Chemical Engineering.
Only beaten by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), we were joined in the top five by UC Berkeley, Oxford and Stanford. Imperial College London came in at number 8 to make three UK universities in the top ten.
QS World University Rankings measure university research quality, graduate employability, teaching commitment and international commitment, using a combination of global surveys and audited data, including citation counts.
The University of Cambridge as a whole has also been named number one University in the world in the QS World University Ranking.
QS World University Rankings (Chemical Engineering 2011)