The best university of the world is that of Cambridge, which comes before Harvard. United Kingdom and the United States win all the first positions of this special list, which sees the Italian academic institutions far back. The University of Bologna is at the 183rd place. Down from 2010 when it was in the 176th position. Bad result for La Sapienza University of Rome too: from 190th to 210th. This was revealed by the 8th edition of the QS World University Rankings.