19. MASSACHUSSETS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (USA)
Known for offering best-in-class education in physical sciences and engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has produced over 75 Nobel Laureates and some of the world’s leading entrepreneurs. The institute has produced seven billionaires since its incorporation in 1861.
NOTED ALUMNI: DAVID KOCH
Koch, who has a bachelor’s and master’s degree in science from MIT, is New York City’s richest resident. He shares control of Koch Industries with his older brother and his estimated net worth is US $41.8 billion.