The 2011/2012 Top 5 Universities overall according to QS World University Rankings®:
- University of Cambridge
- Harvard University
- Yale University
- University College London
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Overall tuition only for the Top 50 Universities averages $16-18K for resident under and post graduate study $23-25K for non-residents.
US only tuition for the 20 Universities included in the Top 50 is considerably higher averaging $31-33K for resident under and post graduate study and $35-38K for non-residents.
Not only does University of Cambridge receive top mark the school is quite a relative tuition value particularly for undergrad residents of the UK ($4K). Post graduate residents ($14K) and non-resident under and post grad each scale higher ($18-20K).