Sabancı University ranked as the top institution of Istanbul by QS

Sabancı University ranked as the top institution of Istanbul by QS

Recognized as Turkey's most entrepreneurial and innovative university, Sabancı ranked as the top institution of Istanbul by QS (Quacquarelli Symonds). According to QS Best Student Cities 2017 rankings, Istanbul is listed as the 71st among 100 cities and Sabancı University is ranked as the top institution of Istanbul.


Published annually, the QS Best Student Cities index showcases the best urban destinations for international students, based on a diverse range of indicators grouped into six key categories. These categories consisted of: University Rankings, Student Mix, Desirability, Employer Activity, Affordability and Student View.

Istanbul ranked 86th in desirability, 63rd in employer activity, 62nd in affordability and 36th in student experience categories whereas Montréal is listed the world’s #1 student city, bringing an end to Paris’ four-year reign at the top.

Internationally ranked universities in Istanbul

From the five universities internationally ranked from Istanbul, Sabancı University is ranked as the top institution. The list of internationally ranked universities in Istanbul are Sabancı University, Koç University, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul Technical University and Istanbul University.

More about Istanbul

Number of universities ranked by QS

5

Top ranked institution

Sabancı University (441-450 in the world)

Population

14,657,000

Average international fees (at ranked unis)

US$7,500

Desirability rank

86th

Employer Activity rank

63rd

Affordability rank

62nd

Student Experience rank

36th

Sabancı University previously ranked between 441th and 450th in the QS World University Rankings 2016/17, between 61st and 70th in the QS Top Universities Under 50, 13th in EECA University Rankings.