Stockholm City Hall by Henrik Trygg
Stockholm City Hall by Henrik Trygg

London and Boston-Cambridge are found in joint first place, with six universities present, and Paris and Hong Kong second with five top universities each. Berlin and Los Angeles come third, and Stockholm shares the fourth place with New York with three top ranked universities each. The three universities in Stockholm are Stockholm University, KTH and Karolinska institutet. 

This ranking is published by the TSL Education Ltd, a company specialising in the education sector, in conjunction with rankings data provider Thomson Reuters. 

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