Top 200 Universities in Europe


This uniRank page features the 2017 European University Ranking of the top 200 officially recognized higher-education institutions in Europe meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being accredited, licensed and/or chartered by the appropriate higher education-related organization in each country
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (Bachelor degrees) and/or postgraduate degrees (Master or Doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional face-to-face, non-distance education format
The uniRank University Ranking aim is to provide a non-academic League Table of the top 200 Universities in Europe based on unbiased and valid web metrics.

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

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

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