College Rankings

College and student rankings are based on the points earned from student winning entries.

For 2022, the rankings were determined based on the point values listed on this chart:

AWARD
Gold Pencil/Cube
Silver Pencil/Cube
Bronze Pencil/Cube
Portfolio Winner
TDC Winner
Merit
POINTS
15
7
3
10
10
1

Rank

School Rankings

Points

3

Art Center College of Design / Pasadena

208

7

Miami Ad School Europe / Hamburg

87

8

University of Colorado / Boulder

85

9

Filmakademie BW / Ludwigsburg

75

10

Maryland Institute College of Art / Baltimore

66

11

Miami Ad School / San Francisco

66

12

National Taiwan University of Science and Technology / Taipei

61

13

Academy of Art University / San Francisco

50

14

Miami Ad School Brazil / Rio de Janeiro

49

15

Boston University / Boston

45

19

Miami Ad School Europe / Berlin

41

20

Ming Chi University of Technology / New Taipei City

39

22

NABA - Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti / Milano

37

23

The Book Shop / Los Angeles

37

24

University of Television and Film / Munich

37

26

The Creative Circus / Atlanta

33

27

University of Texas / Austin

30

28

College for Creative Studies / Detroit

29

29

Fondazione Accademia di Comunicazione / Milan

29

30

The City College of New York / New York

29

31

HFF / Munich

27

32

Miami Ad School / Mexico City

27

33

Accademia di Belle Arti di Frosinone / Frosinone

25

34

IED - Istituto Europeo di Design Roma / Rome

25

35

Imperial College / London

25

36

Royal College of Art / London

25

37

Southwest University of Science and Technology / MIANYANG

25

38

The Danish School of Media and Journalism / Copenhagen

25

39

University of Oklahoma / Norman

25

41

Miami Ad School / Mumbai

21

43

Media Design Schol / Auckland

15

44

National Taiwan University of Arts / New Taipei

15

45

University of Applied Sciences / Salzburg

15

46

University of Oregon / Eugene

15

47

Portfolio Center / Atlanta

14

48

Beijing Normal University / Zhuhai

12

49

Brigham Young Univeristy / Provo

12

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