The latest edition of the QS Best Student Cities index is topped for the fourth consecutive year by Paris, with Melbourne and Tokyo behind it in second and third place respectively. Sydney and London make up the rest of the top five cities, assessed on a range of data in five key categories. These categories are: number of universities, affordability, lifestyle, employment prospects and student community.
QS Best Student Cities 2016 infographic
The infographic below provides an overview of how the top 50 student cities were ranked based on the aforementioned criteria.
Infographic by Aimée Stewart for QS Quacquarelli Symonds.
View the full rankings of the QS Best Student Cities here.
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