Paris is best for students, says study

Beats London and Boston in ranking of world’s 20 best cities for students

education Updated: Feb 22, 2012 18:12 IST
HT Education Correspondent

Paris beat London and Boston to the top spot in a ranking of the world’s 20 best cities for students in a recent study by the research specialist behind the QS World

University Rankings. Europe dominates the list with six of the top 10. Australia is the only country with two cities in the top 10.
Singapore (12), Hong Kong (19) and Tokyo (19) have been named among the world’s 20 best cities for students in the ranking. Seoul (23), Beijing (28), Taipei (34), Shanghai (39), Kyoto (43), Kuala Lumpur (44) and Bangkok (49) also make the top 50.

QS Best Student Cities 2012 considered quality and number of internationally-ranked universities, etc.

QS Best student cities rankings 2012

Rank City
1 Paris
2 London
3 Boston
4 Melbourne
5 Vienna
6 Sydney
7 Zurich
8 Berlin
8 Dublin
10 Montreal

First Published: Feb 22, 2012 10:17 IST