UK Universities on Instagram

2020 Instagram University Ranking New

Introduction

What are the most popular UK Universities on Instagram? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2020 Instagram University Ranking of all UK higher-education institutions on Instagram meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed and/or accredited by the appropriate UK higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, face-to-face, non-distance education format

UK Universities on Instagram

Rank University Followers Posts
1 University of Cambridge University of Cambridge's Instagram page 994,613 3043
2 University of Oxford University of Oxford's Instagram page 953,282 1767
3 The London School of Economics and Political Science The London School of Economics and Political Science's Instagram page 208,731 2387
4 University College London University College London's Instagram page 123,471 959
5 University of the Arts London University of the Arts London's Instagram page 93,544 2233
6 Royal College of Art Royal College of Art's Instagram page 93,328 1041
7 The University of Edinburgh The University of Edinburgh's Instagram page 90,793 920
8 University of Glasgow University of Glasgow's Instagram page 89,480 2370
9 Imperial College London Imperial College London's Instagram page 87,742 1682
10 University of Birmingham University of Birmingham's Instagram page 79,246 1383
11 London Business School London Business School's Instagram page 76,961 690
12 University of Leeds University of Leeds's Instagram page 74,035 1507
13 The University of Manchester The University of Manchester's Instagram page 65,384 1280
14 The University of Nottingham The University of Nottingham's Instagram page 64,920 1831
15 King's College London King's College London's Instagram page 62,359 742
16 The University of Sheffield The University of Sheffield's Instagram page 62,114 3140
17 University of Bristol University of Bristol's Instagram page 58,677 1392
18 Durham University Durham University's Instagram page 54,533 975
19 Newcastle University Newcastle University's Instagram page 48,790 1535
20 The University of Warwick The University of Warwick's Instagram page 45,221 1311
21 Cardiff University Cardiff University's Instagram page 44,578 1494
22 University of Sussex University of Sussex's Instagram page 41,774 2087
23 Loughborough University Loughborough University's Instagram page 40,391 1081
24 University of Exeter University of Exeter's Instagram page 39,205 1446
25 University of Liverpool University of Liverpool's Instagram page 37,335 1052
26 Nottingham Trent University Nottingham Trent University's Instagram page 36,674 943
27 University of Surrey University of Surrey's Instagram page 36,131 966
28 University of St Andrews University of St Andrews's Instagram page 36,098 2820
29 Lancaster University Lancaster University's Instagram page 35,427 1797
30 University of East Anglia University of East Anglia's Instagram page 32,800 1389
31 The University of York The University of York's Instagram page 32,751 1421
32 University of Aberdeen University of Aberdeen's Instagram page 32,440 1075
33 De Montfort University De Montfort University's Instagram page 31,919 4884
34 University of Bath University of Bath's Instagram page 30,644 1584
35 Coventry University Coventry University's Instagram page 30,515 1868
36 Queen's University Belfast Queen's University Belfast's Instagram page 29,592 1540
37 University of Southampton University of Southampton's Instagram page 29,487 475
38 University of London University of London's Instagram page 29,228 2949
39 The University of Law The University of Law's Instagram page 29,119 4210
40 Royal Veterinary College University of London Royal Veterinary College University of London's Instagram page 29,062 693
41 University of Strathclyde University of Strathclyde's Instagram page 26,493 1784
42 Queen Mary University of London Queen Mary University of London's Instagram page 25,976 1912
43 Royal Academy of Music, University of London Royal Academy of Music, University of London's Instagram page 25,683 541
44 University of Westminster University of Westminster's Instagram page 25,546 806
45 University of Dundee University of Dundee's Instagram page 24,747 999
46 Northumbria University Northumbria University's Instagram page 24,293 1091
47 Brunel University London Brunel University London's Instagram page 23,909 2526
48 University of Greenwich University of Greenwich's Instagram page 23,880 598
49 Goldsmiths, University of London Goldsmiths, University of London's Instagram page 23,576 1039
50 Kingston University Kingston University's Instagram page 23,480 1254
51 University of Portsmouth University of Portsmouth's Instagram page 23,383 1379
52 Royal Holloway, University of London Royal Holloway, University of London's Instagram page 23,345 1007
53 University of the West of England University of the West of England's Instagram page 23,240 2142
54 University of Leicester University of Leicester's Instagram page 22,951 1049
55 University of Essex University of Essex's Instagram page 22,748 1392
56 Swansea University Swansea University's Instagram page 22,627 1088
57 City, University of London City, University of London's Instagram page 22,561 679
58 University of Stirling University of Stirling's Instagram page 22,504 2007
59 University of East London University of East London's Instagram page 21,915 1939
60 University of Reading University of Reading's Instagram page 21,617 1036
61 University of Lincoln University of Lincoln's Instagram page 21,593 832
62 University of Hertfordshire University of Hertfordshire's Instagram page 21,586 205
63 University of Derby University of Derby's Instagram page 21,533 1927
64 Middlesex University Middlesex University's Instagram page 21,454 298
65 Birmingham City University Birmingham City University's Instagram page 21,382 1316
66 Sheffield Hallam University Sheffield Hallam University's Instagram page 20,785 670
67 Bournemouth University Bournemouth University's Instagram page 20,100 821
68 Guildhall School of Music and Drama Guildhall School of Music and Drama's Instagram page 20,033 776
69 The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama's Instagram page 19,995 1870
70 Leeds Beckett University Leeds Beckett University's Instagram page 19,854 623
71 Manchester Metropolitan University Manchester Metropolitan University's Instagram page 19,488 1347
72 Oxford Brookes University Oxford Brookes University's Instagram page 19,202 331
73 The University of Hull The University of Hull's Instagram page 18,869 2946
74 SOAS, University of London SOAS, University of London's Instagram page 18,435 723
75 Keele University Keele University's Instagram page 18,286 1821
76 Royal College of Music Royal College of Music's Instagram page 18,142 458
77 University of Plymouth University of Plymouth's Instagram page 17,986 1552
78 Aston University Aston University's Instagram page 17,727 1554
79 University of Salford University of Salford's Instagram page 17,676 1341
80 Bangor University Bangor University's Instagram page 17,245 1950
81 University of Kent University of Kent's Instagram page 16,992 1049
82 University of South Wales University of South Wales's Instagram page 16,067 1541
83 University of Central Lancashire University of Central Lancashire's Instagram page 16,050 1172
84 University for the Creative Arts University for the Creative Arts's Instagram page 15,920 2844
85 University of Huddersfield University of Huddersfield's Instagram page 15,654 1471
86 Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance's Instagram page 15,492 957
87 Falmouth University Falmouth University's Instagram page 15,407 2089
88 Anglia Ruskin University Anglia Ruskin University's Instagram page 15,168 1335
89 Teesside University Teesside University's Instagram page 14,873 1015
90 Leeds Arts University Leeds Arts University's Instagram page 14,865 1839
91 Edge Hill University Edge Hill University's Instagram page 14,845 2102
92 Hartpury University and Hartpury College Hartpury University and Hartpury College's Instagram page 14,443 1342
93 Norwich University of the Arts Norwich University of the Arts's Instagram page 14,279 1445
94 Cranfield University Cranfield University's Instagram page 14,229 768
95 University of Chester University of Chester's Instagram page 14,021 6693
96 University of Roehampton University of Roehampton's Instagram page 13,937 1032
97 University of Sunderland University of Sunderland's Instagram page 13,842 1002
98 Regent's University London Regent's University London's Instagram page 13,495 1653
99 University of Brighton University of Brighton's Instagram page 13,214 660
100 Heriot-Watt University Heriot-Watt University's Instagram page 13,003 835
101 Robert Gordon University Robert Gordon University's Instagram page 12,645 1236
102 The University of Northampton The University of Northampton's Instagram page 12,551 2013
103 Cardiff Metropolitan University Cardiff Metropolitan University's Instagram page 12,314 909
104 London South Bank University London South Bank University's Instagram page 12,284 302
105 University of Bradford University of Bradford's Instagram page 11,967 1678
106 Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Royal Conservatoire of Scotland's Instagram page 11,818 867
107 University of Worcester University of Worcester's Instagram page 11,592 1331
108 Arts University Bournemouth Arts University Bournemouth's Instagram page 11,470 1025
109 University of West London University of West London's Instagram page 11,242 1246
110 Edinburgh Napier University Edinburgh Napier University's Instagram page 11,148 787
111 Plymouth College of Art Plymouth College of Art's Instagram page 11,145 2593
112 Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow Caledonian University's Instagram page 10,868 576
113 Liverpool John Moores University Liverpool John Moores University's Instagram page 10,586 820
114 Solent University Solent University's Instagram page 10,546 1259
115 University of Wolverhampton University of Wolverhampton's Instagram page 10,412 848
116 Staffordshire University Staffordshire University's Instagram page 10,349 1678
117 The University of Winchester The University of Winchester's Instagram page 10,310 845
118 Ulster University Ulster University's Instagram page 10,103 993
119 York St John University York St John University's Instagram page 9,743 620
120 London Metropolitan University London Metropolitan University's Instagram page 9,682 956
121 Bath Spa University Bath Spa University's Instagram page 9,262 652
122 University of Bedfordshire University of Bedfordshire's Instagram page 9,147 1225
123 Canterbury Christ Church University Canterbury Christ Church University's Instagram page 9,091 788
124 Rose Bruford College Rose Bruford College's Instagram page 8,515 890
125 University of Chichester University of Chichester's Instagram page 8,469 1122
126 Harper Adams University Harper Adams University's Instagram page 8,438 1241
127 London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London's Instagram page 8,363 263
128 Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts's Instagram page 8,227 669
129 Northern School of Contemporary Dance Northern School of Contemporary Dance's Instagram page 8,011 279
130 University of Gloucestershire University of Gloucestershire's Instagram page 7,951 860
131 Birkbeck, University of London Birkbeck, University of London's Instagram page 7,933 615
132 Royal Northern College of Music Royal Northern College of Music's Instagram page 7,732 1152
133 Aberystwyth University Aberystwyth University's Instagram page 7,492 366
134 University of the West of Scotland University of the West of Scotland's Instagram page 7,385 5334
135 University of Bolton University of Bolton's Instagram page 6,910 1660
136 Ravensbourne University London Ravensbourne University London's Instagram page 6,684 1063
137 University College Birmingham University College Birmingham's Instagram page 6,424 755
138 Liverpool Hope University Liverpool Hope University's Instagram page 6,107 827
139 St Mary's University, Twickenham St Mary's University, Twickenham's Instagram page 6,063 482
140 Buckinghamshire New University Buckinghamshire New University's Instagram page 5,770 995
141 Leeds Conservatoire Leeds Conservatoire's Instagram page 5,718 1041
142 University of Cumbria University of Cumbria's Instagram page 5,364 1744
143 Royal Agricultural University Royal Agricultural University's Instagram page 4,822 645
144 University of Suffolk University of Suffolk's Instagram page 4,821 1256
145 Writtle University College Writtle University College's Instagram page 4,697 1495
146 Queen Margaret University Queen Margaret University's Instagram page 4,603 324
147 The University of Buckingham The University of Buckingham's Instagram page 4,221 994
148 Leeds Trinity University Leeds Trinity University's Instagram page 4,206 915
149 Richmond, The American International University in London Richmond, The American International University in London's Instagram page 4,098 528
150 St George's, University of London St George's, University of London's Instagram page 3,988 529
151 Abertay University Abertay University's Instagram page 3,658 375
152 Bishop Grosseteste University Bishop Grosseteste University's Instagram page 3,483 677
153 University of Wales Trinity Saint David University of Wales Trinity Saint David's Instagram page 3,384 1560
154 University of the Highlands and Islands University of the Highlands and Islands's Instagram page 3,332 1437
155 Scotland's Rural College Scotland's Rural College's Instagram page 3,159 957
156 Plymouth Marjon University Plymouth Marjon University's Instagram page 3,084 475
157 Wrexham Glyndwr University Wrexham Glyndwr University's Instagram page 2,829 3806
158 Newman University, Birmingham Newman University, Birmingham's Instagram page 1,839 1067
159 European School of Economics European School of Economics's Instagram page 1,675 234
160 The London Institute of Banking and Finance The London Institute of Banking and Finance's Instagram page 781 392
161 School of Advanced Study, University of London School of Advanced Study, University of London's Instagram page 547 121

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