Cambridge and Yale universities are global research powerhouses.
In the 2012 Academic Ranking of World Universities, Cambridge University is placed fifth, behind Harvard, Stanford, MIT and the University of California at Berkeley. Yale University is placed eleventh.
Established in the thirteenth century, Cambridge is one of the world’s oldest universities. Yale is the third oldest university in the United States.
Cambridge and Yale have global reputations for outstanding research and academic achievement.
But in the vital research areas of environment/ecology, James Cook University outranks them.