Press, 15.05.2015

This year, for the first time, QS World University Rankings has surveyed architecture schools around the globe. We are very pleased to share with you that in this inaugural assessment, the MIT Department of Architecture has topped the list! The full overview of top Architecture Schools can be found on

Published by Quacquarelli Symonds, an organization specializing in education and study abroad, QS rankings highlight the world’s top universities in 36 individual subjects, based on academic reputation, employer reputation and research impact. MIT’s #1 ranking is a testament to the great line-up of faculty, staff and students, to a sharp curriculum, and to cutting-edge research. It also reflects the shared strength of the MIT community as a whole, as for 2014-15, QS has ranked MIT as the world’s top university. The full overview of top Universities in general can be found on

-|- More about MIT on Dezeen: click here. 
-|- For the website of MIT’s School of Architecture and Planning: click here.
-|- For a link to the Architecture website of MIT: click here!

Photo by George Lin, MArch ’13, taken from MIT’s website (Link.)