Columbia University – it is a private research university situated in Upper Manhattan, NYC
• It is ranked 8th in the ARWU world university rankings.
• It is ranked 16th worldwide in the QS world rankings, 2018.
• It is ranked 8th in the Best World Universities, 2018
• They have 2 major campuses within called the Morningside heights and other campuses at Manhattanville.
• The university offers courses in engineering, dentistry, journalism, business, arts etc.