Best Medical School in the World 2021

It seems like the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine has the prestigious title of the World best medical school for 2021. Harvard Medical School earned itself a respectable 2nd place and with Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania has been ranked 3rd. The 2021 ranking has placed the NYU Grossman School of Medicine for 4th place ahead of Stanford University School of Medicine which is 5th; while Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons is ranked 6th, and Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine 7th.

These schools are followed by David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA (DGSOM), UCSF School of Medicine, and Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis being 8th, 9th and 10th among the top 10 medical schools. The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine took next place, followed by Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences and Yale School of Medicine (No.13). Meanwhile, A Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine was ranked fourteen in the ranking of the best medical schools in the world for 2021. Vanderbilt University School of Medicine comes at fifteenth place, followed by Duke University School of Medicine (16th), Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (17th), the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine (18th), and the University of Michigan Medical School Ann Arbor, ranked 19th. The University of Washington School of Medicine was No. 20th.

This ranking is done for the colleges who are fully accredited degree programs or school for the study period.

Here are 100 amazing international colleges with an accredited degree in medicine:

Best 100 international medical colleges:

 

Rank Institution Campus Country Score
1 Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Baltimore, Maryland US 99.06
2 Harvard Medical School Boston, MA US 98.13
3 Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, Pennsylvania US 96.75
4 NYU Grossman School of Medicine New York City, New York US 96.53
5 Stanford University School of Medicine Stanford, California US 96.15
6 Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons New York City, New York US 94.4
7 Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine Rochester, Minnesota US 93.69
8 David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA (DGSOM) Los Angeles, CA US 92.08
9 UCSF School of Medicine San Francisco, California US 91.26
10 Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis St. Louis, MO US 91.23
11 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania US 90.68
12 Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences New York City, New York US 90.3
13 Yale School of Medicine New Haven, Connecticut US 89.67
14 Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Chicago, Illinois US 89.11
15 Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Nashville, Tennessee US 88.73
16 Duke University School of Medicine Durham, North Carolina US 88.52
17 Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai New York City, New York US 88.23
18 University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine Chicago, Illinois US 87.76
19 University of Michigan Medical School Ann Arbor Ann Arbor, MI US 87.64
20 University of Washington School of Medicine Seattle, Washington US 87.62
21 University of North Carolina School of Medicine Chapel Hill, North Carolina US 86.85
22 UC San Diego School of Medicine San Diego, California US 86.6
23 All India Institute of Medical Sciences New Delhi India 86.38
24 Oxford University Medical School Oxford, England UK 86.02
25 University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Cincinnati, O US 85.08
26 University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine Cambridge, England UK 84.96
27 Boston University School of Medicine Boston, MA US 84.75
28 Karolinska Institute Solna Sweden 84.64
29 Indiana University School of Medicine Indianapolis, Indiana US 84.43
30 UCL Medical School London, England UK 83.79
31 Baylor College of Medicine Houston, Texas US 83.39
32 University of Toronto’s Faculty of Medicine Toronto Canada 83.39
33 Melbourne Medical School Melbourne Australia 83.26
34 Armed Forces Medical College Pune India 83.04
35 University of Virginia School of Medicine Charlottesville, VA US 82.95
36 Faculty of Medicine Imperial College London London, England UK 82.87
37 University of Sydney School of Medicine Camperdown Australia 82.8
38 GKT School of Medical Education London, England UK 82.69
39 Case Western Reserve School of Medicine Cleveland, Ohio US 82.48
40 London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine London, England UK 82.38
41 NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine Singapore Singapore 82.34
42 University of Massachusetts Medical School Worcester, Massachusetts US 82.24
43 McGill University – Faculty of Medicine Montreal Canada 82.06
44 Seoul National University College of Medicine Seoul South Korea 81.93
45 Medical Faculty – Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany 81.82
46 Emory School of Medicine Atlanta, Georgia US 81.46
47 Faculty of Medicine – The University of Tokyo Tokyo Japan 81.08
48 UBC Faculty of Medicine Vancouver Canada 80.96
49 Christian Medical College Vellore India 80.83
50 University of California, Irvine School of Medicine Irvine, California US 80.78
51 Faculty of Medicine – University of Amsterdam Amsterdam Netherlands 80.68
52 Monash School of Medicine Melbourne Australia 80.11
53 UT Southwestern Medical School Dallas, Texas US 79.69
54 University of Manchester Manchester, England UK 79.54
55 Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong (HKUMed) Hong Kong Hong Kong 79.46
56 Georgetown University School-Medicine Washington D.C. US 79.39
57 Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences at the University of Copenhagen Copenhagen Denmark 79.08
58 Erasmus MC | Erasmus University Rotterdam Rotterdam Netherlands 78.86
59 JIPMER​ Pondicherry India 78.86
60 School of Medicine and Public Health at UW-Madison Madison, Wisconsin US 78.77
61 Faculty of Medicine of The Chinese University of Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong 78.72
62 McMaster University Medical School Hamilton Canada 78.49
63 University of Minnesota Medical School Minneapolis, Minnesota US 77.95
64 Madras Medical College Chennai India 77.94
65 Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design Kiev Ukraine 77.75
66 School of Medicine at Oregon Health and Science University Portland, OR US 77.55
67 Medicine at LMU Munich – Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich Munich Germany 77.42
68 Faculty of Medicine – Sorbonne Universite Paris France 77.35
69 National Taiwan University School of Medicine Taipei Taiwan 77.28
70 University of Alabama-Birmingham School of Medicine (UAB) Birmingham, Alabama US 77.22
71 Faculty of Medicine – KU Leuven Leuven Belgium 77.16
72 Institute of Medical Sciences BHU Varanasi India 76.77
73 University of Colorado School of Medicine Aurora, Colorado US 76.77
74 Graduate School of Medicine Kyoto University Kyoto Japan 76.76
75 Peking University Health Science Center Beijing China 76.56
76 Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California Los Angeles, California US 76.46
77 SKKU School of Medicine Seoul South Korea 76.46
78 Faculty of Medicine – University of Zurich Zurich Switzerland 76.32
79 University of Florida College of Medicine Gainesville, Florida US 75.66
80 Faculty of Medicine – Universiteit Utrecht Utrecht Netherlands 75.52
81 Medicine – Universitat de Barcelona Barcelona Spain 75.49
82 UC Davis School of Medicine Sacramento, CA US 75.45
83 Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences – Maastricht University Maastricht Netherlands 75.11
84 TUM School of Medicine (TUM MED) Munich Germany 74.89
85 Albert Einstein College of Medicine New York City, New York US 74.8
86 ETH Zurich Zurich Switzerland 74.79
87 Leiden University Medical Center Leiden Netherlands 74.13
88 University of Utah School of Medicine Salt Lake City, Utah US 74.11
89 Faculty of Medicine – Lund University Lund Sweden 73.66
90 International Medical School, University of Milan Milan Italy 73.59
91 Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University Providence, Rhode Island US 73.21
92 School of Medicine at National and Kapodistrian University Athens Greece 73.16
93 University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry Rochester, New York US 73.08
94 Medicine – University of Groningen Groningen Netherlands 73.05
95 University of Maryland School of Medicine Baltimore, Maryland US 72.95
96 University of Crete Medical School Crete Greece 72.74
97 Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine Iowa City, Iowa US 72.57
98 Ohio State University College of Medicine Columbus, Ohio US 72.33
99 School of Medicine at Aristotle University Thessaloniki Greece 72.03
100 Medical University of Vienna Vienna Austria 72.03

 

These colleges are ranked in this order according to 7 categories’:

1) Academic reputation

2) Admission Eligibility

3) Specialization

4) Global reputation and influence

5) Annual tuition and fees

6) Research performance

7) Student satisfaction

Ranking helps anyone to make their choice easily because theses rankings are done after a lot of research, data collection, websites, public sources etc. make sure you do your own research for selecting the best colleges because these 100 rankings have not considered all the aspects and is not accurate, but you can go through these for references as theses rankings are done by overall score given to schools based on Students, academicians and industry professional.

 

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