Bratislava 3 May 2024: Comenius University Bratislava (CU) was ranked among the top 12% universities in the world for international students. It is the best ranked university from Slovakia in the World Best Value University Rankings 2024 for International Students.

03. 05. 2024 12.02 hod.
By: CU External Relations Office

The ranking, which collects data since 2021, is published by Study Abroad Aide (SAA) from South Korea. The ranking is aimed at aspiring international students. This year's ranking evaluated 8056 private and public universities from 69 countries of the world.

CU was ranked 934th and achieved the best ranking among 28 Slovak universities. The three best ranked universities from Slovakia also include the University of Žilina (1172nd place) and the University of Pavol Jozef Šafárik in Košice (1245th place).

University of Oxford is the best ranked university in the SAA ranking while Harvard University was ranked second and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology was ranked third. Stanford University (4th place) and University of Cambridge (5th place) complete the top five universities in this ranking.

The ranking only evaluates universities that are accredited higher education institutions, offer bachelor's and master's study programs, have an official website, and publish their tuition fees. Other criteria that are considered include the university’s location, type, tuition fees, required level of English knowledge and the university's English-language website.

(For more details on the evaluation indicators refer to the Methodology section at the SAA website: Study Abroad Aide Ranking Methodology - Study Abroad Aide)