Compiled by World Family Education
Numerous web portals can help your family find the right university. In the list below, you will find sites that offer in-depth information about higher education by location.
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Global & Regional
Peterson’s College Search — Search for universities in 20 countries. Many universities are based in the United States.
World University Rankings — Rankings of universities around the world.
Study.eu — Information and search engine for universities in Europe.
European Universities Consortium — Information about accredited universities offering full programs in English.
uniRank — An international higher education directory and search engine. Reviews and rankings for universities in 200 countries.
TopUniversities — Informational site and search engine for universities around the world.
Study International — Community and information for international students.
Australian Universities — Official Australian government site providing information for international students considering Australian universities.
Admissions.cn — Information and a search engine for international students considering universities in China.
Study in Germany — Land of Ideas — Official site of the German government providing information about universities in Germany for international students.
Study in India — Official site of the Indian government providing information about universities in India.
Gateway to Study in Japan — Informational site for international students considering universities in Japan.
Easy Uni — Educational site for Malaysian students considering university options in Malaysia and around the world.
New Zealand Universities — Informational site for all New Zealand universities.
FindUniversity.ph — Comprehensive guide to colleges and universities in the Philippines.
Singapore Universities — Official site of the Singapore government about studying at universities in Singapore.
South African Universities Portal — Directory of South African universities.
Study in Spain — Informational site for Spanish universities.
British Universities — The British Council provides information and a search engine for international students considering British universities.
UCAS — The Universities and Colleges Service site is the application gateway for universities in the UK. It also provides information and a search engine for universities.
Big Future — The College Board features a great search engine for U.S. universities.
Colleges That Change Lives — U.S. universities that are student-centered.
US News Education Site — Fee-based site that provides university rankings and guidebook to universities in the United States.
Campus Tours — Virtual campus tours of numerous U.S. universities.
My College Guide — Search for universities in the United States (sponsored site).
The Princeton Review — Search engine for U.S. universities by name, major, or location.
Affordable Colleges Online — Search for universities in the United States (sponsored site).
EduPass (International Students) — Information about emigrating to and studying in the United States for international students.