The Shanghai Jiao Tong Top 200 Research Universities Encyclopedia is an inspirational work covering the world's leading 200 research Universities. Designed for aspirational students and leaders in research fields alike, the Top 200 Encyclopedia covers vital issues such as new opportunities for young people to discover and investigate whilst at university such as the growing trend towards research led entrepreneurialism and many of the cutting edge research programs ongoing at leading universities around the world. The Top 200 Encyclopedia is based upon direct interviews with university leaders from around the world, offering sage advice to aspirational young people throughout the international community. A vitally important volume for those interested in exploring the growing diversity of options for university students and graduates to explore in an increasingly competitive world. The Shanghai Jiao Tong Top 200 Research Universities Encyclopedia hopes to inspire curiosity through the groundbreaking work being undertaken at research universities around the world.