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QS BEST STUDENT CITIES IN THE WORLD - 2012

Tuesday 31 July 2012

QS has published the first ever Best Student Cities ranking. Based on a complex set of measures taken from public information, surveys and data submitted as part of the QS World University Rankings,

the results provide a new way of comparing the best cities around the world in which to be a student.

QS Best Student cities 2012

RANK CITY (Click to view profile) COUNTRY STUDENT MIX QUALITY OF LIVING EMPLOYER ACTIVITY AFFORDABILITY OVERALL
1 Paris France 85 91 96 54 421
2 London United Kingdom 87 88 89 41 405
3 Boston United States 85 89 83 44 399
4 Melbourne Australia 100 94.5 84 28 398
5 Vienna Austria 99 99.5 81 62 389
6 Sydney Australia 94 97 81 25 384
7 Zurich Switzerland 84 99 81 51 381
8 Berlin Germany 81 95 57 71 376
8 Dublin Ireland 92 91.5 70 43 376
10 Montreal Canada 85 93 68 46 372
11 Barcelona Spain 76 87 71 61 370
12 Singapore Singapore 78 92 100 35 369
13 Munich Germany 79 98.5 63 69 368
14 Lyon France 88 87.5 43 81 367
15 Chicago United States 62 85.5 72 44 357
16 Madrid Spain 73 85.5 64 66 356
17 San Francisco United States 67 91 72 43 353
18 New York United States 63 83.5 73 35 352
19 Tokyo Japan 43 84 83 46 351
19 Hong Kong Hong Kong 74 50 92 42 351
21 Milan Italy 63 86 89 54 350
22 Brisbane Australia 94 88.5 63 30 349
23 Seoul Korea, South 67 50 82 53 345
24 Buenos Aires Argentina 54 50 93 75 339
25 Perth Australia 95 93.5 53 28 337
26 Toronto Canada 70 95.5 75 35 336
27 Stockholm Sweden 66 94 79 34 335
28 Beijing China 48 50 87 62 329
29 Adelaide Australia 88 91 45 34 327
30 Washington DC United States 60 85.5 55 45 325
31 Vancouver Canada 78 98 54 37 322
31 Mexico City Mexico 38 50 68 95 322
33 Helsinki Finland 58 89.5 53 69 321
34 Taipei Taiwan 49 50 59 78 320
35 Manchester United Kingdom 82 50 66 64 317
36 Amsterdam Netherlands 62 96.5 57 44 316
37 Moscow Russia 57 50 78 52 314
38 Brussels Belgium 71 93 40 60 308
39 Shanghai China 43 50 70 68 306
39 Copenhagen Denmark 64 97.5 56 31 306
41 Santiago Chile 33 50 89 63 302
42 Philadelphia United States 56 50 64 52 301
43 Kyoto Japan 60 83 44 47 298
44 Kuala Lumpur Malaysia 58 50 45 86 295
45 Sao Paulo Brazil 27 50 79 58 292
46 Toulouse France 86 50 26 81 286
47 Birmingham United Kingdom 64 50 55 64 284
48 Cairo Egypt 47 50 55 96 282
49 Bangkok Thailand 27 50 63 68 279
50 Glasgow United Kingdom 68 50 43 63 278

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