Top 50 construction universities in the world

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Sometimes it can be hard to make the right decisions, especially when it comes to choosing the right university for your future career. And when you want your career in construction, not every university offers a degree in this field of work. To make this choice more easy, we made a list with the 50 best construction universities worldwide.
This article is based on the QS World University Ranking. Here we have picked the best rated universities, which offers courses that are construction related.

The QS World Ranking is based on 6 simple metrics; Academic reputation, employer reputation, faculty/students ratio, citations per faculty, international faculty ratio, and international student ratio. Here, the academic reputation counts for 40% of the overall rating. This number is based on a survey that collated the expert opinions of more than 70,000 indiviuals, on teaching and research quality. In overall, these metrics helps rank universities based on how good they perform.

We hope this list will be useful for you. We start at number 50 and go all the way down to the best university that offers a course in construction. After the table there’s also a map that gives a clear overview on where the different universities are located.

Map and spreadsheet of the top construction universities in the world

Click on the map below to get more specific information about all the 50 construction universities, including the social media pages and a link to the construction courses they’re offering.

But that’s not all! You can also download below the full list of the Top Construction Universities in the world. In the list, you can find their contact details and their social media accounts. In that way, you can easily contact them and kickstart your career in construction!

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Top construction universities in the UK

If you’re looking for the top construction universities in the UK, we’ve made a list of that for you to take a look at. Here you’ll find the top 20 universities, based on student satisfaction. If you’re living in the UK, or just interested, then definitely go and check it out!

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We hope this list provides you with the information you’re looking for. If you think we missed something, please feel free to leave a comment. Also, please feel welcome to share your thoughts if you have experiences with any of the construction courses offered by these universities.

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