In the most recent World University Rankings report released on September 2013 by Quacquarelli Symonds, one of the world’s leading networks for careers and education, Bilkent University has again been ranked among the top 500, one of only three universities in Turkey to achieve this distinction. The list places Bilkent in the group of universities ranked 431-440.
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) ranked first, Harvard University second and the University of Cambridge third. The two other Turkish universities to be included in the top 500 list are Middle East Technical University, which is in the group of universities ranked 431-440, and Boğaziçi University, which is in the group of universities ranked 461-470.
For more information about the QS rankings: http://www.topuniversities.com