Top 200 Universities in Europe

2017 European University Ranking Updated

This webpage includes the 2017 University Ranking, sometime referred to as League Table, of the top 200 officially recognized Universities, Colleges and other higher education institutions in Europe offering four-year undergraduate degrees and/or graduate degrees in a traditional, non-distance education format. The aim of this webpage is to provide an approximate and nonacademic ranking of Universities in Europe based on the popularity of their websites. To learn more about our ranking methodology please visit our About Us page.

2017 UK University Ranking and League Table 2017 League Table of the top 200 Universities in Europe


Rank University Country
1 University of Oxford United Kingdom
2 University of Cambridge United Kingdom
3 Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich Switzerland
4 University College London United Kingdom
5 The University of Edinburgh United Kingdom
6 Universität Wien Austria
7 The University of Manchester United Kingdom
8 The London School of Economics and Political Science United Kingdom
9 University of Leeds United Kingdom
10 University of Glasgow United Kingdom
11 Universitat de Barcelona Spain
12 Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Belgium
13 University of Southampton United Kingdom
14 Freie Universität Berlin Germany
15 Imperial College London United Kingdom
16 The University of Warwick United Kingdom
17 Universitetet i Oslo Norway
18 The University of Nottingham United Kingdom
19 École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne Switzerland
20 Helsingin yliopisto Finland
21 Universidad Complutense de Madrid Spain
22 Technische Universität München Germany
23 Technische Universiteit Delft Netherlands
24 Newcastle University United Kingdom
25 King's College London United Kingdom
26 Universiteit van Amsterdam Netherlands
27 Universität München Germany
28 Universiteit Utrecht Netherlands
29 Università degli Studi di Bologna Italy
30 Kungliga Tekniska högskolan Sweden
31 Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen Germany
32 Université de Genève Switzerland
33 Rijksuniversiteit Groningen Netherlands
34 Universität Heidelberg Germany
35 Moscow State University Russia
36 Københavns Universitet Denmark
37 Lancaster University United Kingdom
38 Technische Universität Berlin Germany
39 Universiteit Gent Belgium
40 The University of York United Kingdom
41 Technische Universität Wien Austria
42 Universiteit Twente Netherlands
43 Universitat de València Spain
44 Karlsruher Institut für Technologie Germany
45 Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Germany
46 Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya Spain
47 Lunds Universitet Sweden
48 The University of Sheffield United Kingdom
49 Univerzita Karlova Czech Republic
50 Norges teknisk-naturvitenskaplige universitet Norway
51 University of Leicester United Kingdom
52 Universität Hamburg Germany
53 Aarhus Universitet Denmark
54 Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona Spain
55 Trinity College Dublin, University of Dublin Ireland
56 Uppsala Universitet Sweden
57 Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn Germany
58 Universidade de Lisboa Portugal
59 Durham University United Kingdom
60 Politecnico di Milano Italy
61 University of Exeter United Kingdom
62 Universidad de Granada Spain
63 Aalto-yliopisto Finland
64 Wageningen Universiteit Netherlands
65 Linköpings Universitet Sweden
66 Universidad Politécnica de Madrid Spain
67 Universität Zürich Switzerland
68 Universität zu Köln Germany
69 University of St Andrews United Kingdom
70 Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main Germany
71 Universitetet i Bergen Norway
72 Queen Mary University of London United Kingdom
73 University of Kent United Kingdom
74 University of Surrey United Kingdom
75 Universität Leipzig Germany
76 University of Bath United Kingdom
77 Universität Freiburg Germany
78 Università degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza Italy
79 Masarykova univerzita Czech Republic
80 Westfälische Wilhelms-Universitat Münster Germany
81 Technische Universität Dresden Germany
82 Danmarks Tekniske Universitet Denmark
83 University of Sussex United Kingdom
84 Universidad Politécnica de Valencia Spain
85 Technische Universiteit Eindhoven Netherlands
86 Ruhr-Universität Bochum Germany
87 Ceské vysoké ucení technické v Praze Czech Republic
88 Université Catholique de Louvain Belgium
89 Georg-August-Universität Göttingen Germany
90 Universität Stuttgart Germany
91 Universidade do Porto Portugal
92 Universität Tübingen Germany
93 Université de Liège Belgium
94 Universidad de Sevilla Spain
95 Université Libre de Bruxelles Belgium
96 University of Birmingham United Kingdom
97 Universidad Autónoma de Madrid Spain
98 University of Bristol United Kingdom
99 Università degli Studi di Padova Italy
100 Université de Strasbourg France
101 University College Dublin Ireland
102 Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Greece
103 University of East Anglia United Kingdom
104 Chalmers tekniska högskola Sweden
105 Umeå universitet Sweden
106 University of Aberdeen United Kingdom
107 Universität Bern Switzerland
108 Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg Germany
109 Cardiff University United Kingdom
110 Leibniz Universität Hannover Germany
111 University of Reading United Kingdom
112 Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz Germany
113 University of Liverpool United Kingdom
114 Technische Universität Darmstadt Germany
115 Stockholms universitet Sweden
116 Uniwersytet Warszawski Poland
117 Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam Netherlands
118 Universität Bremen Germany
119 Universidade de Coimbra Portugal
120 Loughborough University United Kingdom
121 Universitat Pompeu Fabra Spain
122 Università degli Studi di Milano Italy
123 Queen's University Belfast United Kingdom
124 National Research University Higher School of Economics Russia
125 University College Cork Ireland
126 Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel Germany
127 Università degli Studi di Pisa Italy
128 Göteborgs universitet Sweden
129 University of Strathclyde United Kingdom
130 City, University of London United Kingdom
131 Universidad de Murcia Spain
132 University of Essex United Kingdom
133 Universität Innsbruck Austria
134 Universidad de Alicante Spain
135 University of Dundee United Kingdom
136 Politecnico di Torino Italy
137 Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II Italy
138 Univerza v Ljubljani Slovenia
139 Universität Bielefeld Germany
140 Universidad de Zaragoza Spain
141 Università degli Studi di Torino Italy
142 Uniwersytet Jagiellonski Poland
143 University of the Arts London United Kingdom
144 Université Grenoble Alpes France
145 Vrije Universiteit Brussel Belgium
146 Aalborg Universitet Denmark
147 Universität Duisburg-Essen Germany
148 Université de Bordeaux France
149 Università degli Studi di Firenze Italy
150 St. Petersburg State University Russia
151 Eötvös Loránd Tudományegyetem Hungary
152 National Technical University of Athens Greece
153 Akademia Górniczo-Hutnicza Poland
154 Universiteit Leiden Netherlands
155 Université de Lausanne Switzerland
156 Technische Universität Chemnitz Germany
157 Karolinska Institutet Sweden
158 Universität Basel Switzerland
159 Heriot-Watt University United Kingdom
160 Universidad de Málaga Spain
161 École Normale Supérieure France
162 Université de Lorraine France
163 Swansea University United Kingdom
164 Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen Netherlands
165 Universität Würzburg Germany
166 Philipps-Universität Marburg Germany
167 Universidad del País Vasco Spain
168 Universität Regensburg Germany
169 Technische Universität Graz Austria
170 Universidad de Salamanca Spain
171 Università degli Studi di Genova Italy
172 National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Greece
173 Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena Germany
174 Universität Potsdam Germany
175 Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis France
176 Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen Germany
177 Budapesti Muszaki és Gazdaságtudományi Egyetem Hungary
178 Universität des Saarlandes Germany
179 Politechnika Warszawska Poland
180 Dublin City University Ireland
181 Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam Netherlands
182 Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1 France
183 Tampereen teknillinen yliopisto Finland
184 Royal Holloway, University of London United Kingdom
185 Tartu Ülikool Estonia
186 Technische Universität Kaiserslautern Germany
187 Belarusian State University Belarus
188 University of the West of England United Kingdom
189 Sheffield Hallam University United Kingdom
190 Universidad de Valladolid Spain
191 Syddansk Universitet Denmark
192 Universität Ulm Germany
193 Universidad Carlos III de Madrid Spain
194 Birkbeck, University of London United Kingdom
195 Universität Konstanz Germany
196 University of Limerick Ireland
197 Brunel University London United Kingdom
198 University of Portsmouth United Kingdom
199 Goldsmiths, University of London United Kingdom
200 Universidad de Navarra Spain