Top 10 Best Universities to Study Computer Science in Asia

Which Asian university should you choose if you want to get best value for your money?

Which one offers the best career prospects?

Which universities are considered best in terms of research, academic performance and employer reputation?

This is what we are going to reveal in this list. This list ranks top 10 best computer science universities of Asia.

The list is based on QS Top Universities Ranking. QS publishes its list every year after extensive research to guide millions of student who want to achieve their dreams after studying in best of the best universities. There are other reputable rankings too – Times Higher Education and US News Ranking – but we based our ranking on QS because it is followed and recognized worldwide by experts and students alike.

The list features some of the most prestigious and famed academic institutes which are dream of many students because getting admission in these institutes guarantees that you will never have to worry job or money. You are covered for your expenditures because return on investment (ROI) in these universities is tremendously higher than other traditional universities.

Estimated fees mentioned here is tuition fees for one academic year of non-local, international student. It does not include admission, accommodation, or examination fees. For other types of fees (local, JUPAS or subsidized), visit official website of university.

And world rank mentioned in the list refers to rank in the world as computer science university, not overall rank.

Top 10 Best Computer Science Universities in Asia

10. Seoul National University

Seoul National University is Asia's 10th best computer science university
World Rank: 40 Overall Score: 76.9
Founded: 1946 Country: South Korea
Estimated Fees: ₩6,000,000 Employer Reputation: 83.1

9. Korea Advanced Instituted of Science and Technology (KAIST)

9. Korea Advanced Instituted of Science and Technology (KAIST)
World Rank: 36 Overall Score: 77.9
Founded: 1971 Country: South Korea
Estimated Fees: (Full Scholarship) Employer Reputation: 79.9

8. Peking University

8. Peking University
World Rank: 23 Overall Score: 81.0
Founded: 1898 Country: China
Estimated Fees: ¥30,000 Employer Reputation: 90.5

7. The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)

7. The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)
World Rank: 22 Overall Score: 81.7
Founded: 1963 Country: Hong Kong
Estimated Fees: HK$120,000 Employer Reputation: 86.0

6. The University of Tokyo

6. The University of Tokyo
World Rank: 21 Overall Score: 81.8
Founded: 1877 Country: Japan
Estimated Fees: ¥535,800 (JPY) Employer Reputation: 89.5

5. The University of Hong Kong

5. The University of Hong Kong
World Rank: 19 Overall Score: 82.1
Founded: 1911 Country: Hong Kong
Estimated Fees: HK$146,000 Employer Reputation: 91.6

4. Tsinghua University

4. Tsinghua University
World Rank: 17 Overall Score: 82.7
Founded: 1911 Country: China
Estimated Fees: ¥30,000 Employer Reputation: 89.2

3. The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)

3. The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
World Rank: 14 Overall Score: 82.9
Founded: 1991 Country: Hong Kong
Estimated Fees: HK$140,000 Employer Reputation: 88.3

2. Nanyang Technological University (NTU)

Nanyang Technological University (NTU) is 2nd best computer science university in Asia
World Rank: 14 Overall Score: 82.9
Founded: 1981 Country: Singapore
Estimated Fees: S$36,280 Employer Reputation: 88.4

1. National University of Singapore (NUS)

National University of Singapore (NUS) is best university in Asia to study computer science
World Rank: 9 Overall Score: 85.9
Founded: 1905 Country: Singapore
Estimated Fees: S$37,550 Employer Reputation: 92.8

Source: QS Top Universities