Top 200 Universities on Twitter

2021 Twitter University Ranking

Introduction

What are the most popular Universities on Twitter? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2021 Twitter University Ranking of the top 200 higher-education institutions on Twitter meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed and/or accredited by the appropriate higher education-related organization in their country
  • 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
The uniRank Twitter University Ranking aim is to provide a non-academic League Table of all world Universities based on the popularity (number of followers) of their main Twitter page.

2021 Twitter University Ranking


Rank University Followers Country
1 Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México's Twitter page 3,253,693 Mexico
2 King AbdulAziz University King AbdulAziz University's Twitter page 1,621,974 Saudi Arabia
3 Universitas Indonesia Universitas Indonesia's Twitter page 1,242,545 Indonesia
4 Harvard University Harvard University's Twitter page 1,224,158 United States
5 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Twitter page 1,137,928 United States
6 Universitas Gadjah Mada Universitas Gadjah Mada's Twitter page 1,116,627 Indonesia
7 Universitas Padjadjaran Universitas Padjadjaran's Twitter page 975,412 Indonesia
8 Institut Teknologi Bandung Institut Teknologi Bandung's Twitter page 924,052 Indonesia
9 Universiti Teknologi Kreatif Limkokwing Universiti Teknologi Kreatif Limkokwing's Twitter page 887,695 Malaysia
10 Instituto Politécnico Nacional Instituto Politécnico Nacional's Twitter page 879,530 Mexico
11 University of Science and Technology of Mazandaran University of Science and Technology of Mazandaran's Twitter page 832,678 Iran
12 University of Science and Technology of Mazandaran University of Science and Technology of Mazandaran's Twitter page 832,678 Iran
13 University of Science and Technology of Mazandaran University of Science and Technology of Mazandaran's Twitter page 832,678 Iran
14 Stanford University Stanford University's Twitter page 832,678 United States
15 University of Science and Technology of Mazandaran University of Science and Technology of Mazandaran's Twitter page 832,678 Iran
16 Stanford University Stanford University's Twitter page 832,678 United States
17 Stanford University Stanford University's Twitter page 832,678 United States
18 Stanford University Stanford University's Twitter page 832,678 United States
19 Institut Pertanian Bogor Institut Pertanian Bogor's Twitter page 742,333 Indonesia
20 University of Oxford University of Oxford's Twitter page 729,225 United Kingdom
21 Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú's Twitter page 640,989 Peru
22 Universitas Negeri Jakarta Universitas Negeri Jakarta's Twitter page 622,216 Indonesia
23 University of Cambridge University of Cambridge's Twitter page 592,793 United Kingdom
24 Yale University Yale University's Twitter page 565,214 United States
25 Tecnológico de Monterrey Tecnológico de Monterrey's Twitter page 513,269 Mexico
26 King Saud University King Saud University's Twitter page 443,895 Saudi Arabia
27 Princeton University Princeton University's Twitter page 431,987 United States
28 Columbia University in the City of New York Columbia University in the City of New York's Twitter page 403,300 United States
29 University of Pretoria University of Pretoria's Twitter page 366,151 South Africa
30 Universidad de Carabobo Universidad de Carabobo's Twitter page 356,647 Venezuela
31 The Ohio State University The Ohio State University's Twitter page 351,396 United States
32 Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University's Twitter page 347,856 Saudi Arabia
33 Universidad de Antioquía Universidad de Antioquía's Twitter page 345,928 Colombia
34 Louisiana State University Louisiana State University's Twitter page 331,888 United States
35 Cornell University Cornell University's Twitter page 325,997 United States
36 Umm Al-Qura University Umm Al-Qura University's Twitter page 325,638 Saudi Arabia
37 Gazi Üniversitesi Gazi Üniversitesi's Twitter page 302,597 Turkey
38 Universidad de Guadalajara Universidad de Guadalajara's Twitter page 296,298 Mexico
39 Arizona State University Arizona State University's Twitter page 290,662 United States
40 Princess Nora bint Abdulrahman University Princess Nora bint Abdulrahman University's Twitter page 288,701 Saudi Arabia
41 Qatar University Qatar University's Twitter page 287,533 Qatar
42 Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de Puebla Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de Puebla's Twitter page 284,900 Mexico
43 Ankara Üniversitesi Ankara Üniversitesi's Twitter page 280,489 Turkey
44 Texas A&M University Texas A&M University's Twitter page 279,216 United States
45 American University of Beirut American University of Beirut's Twitter page 266,583 Lebanon
46 Chulalongkorn University Chulalongkorn University's Twitter page 249,640 Thailand
47 King Faisal University King Faisal University's Twitter page 244,658 Saudi Arabia
48 University of Michigan University of Michigan's Twitter page 243,666 United States
49 Taibah University Taibah University's Twitter page 242,953 Saudi Arabia
50 Michigan State University Michigan State University's Twitter page 242,819 United States
51 Universitas Bina Nusantara Universitas Bina Nusantara's Twitter page 242,264 Indonesia
52 Universitas Gunadarma Universitas Gunadarma's Twitter page 240,385 Indonesia
53 Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia's Twitter page 238,291 Indonesia
54 Qassim University Qassim University's Twitter page 234,762 Saudi Arabia
55 Universidad de Chile Universidad de Chile's Twitter page 232,352 Chile
56 The University of Texas at Austin The University of Texas at Austin's Twitter page 230,034 United States
57 Universidade de São Paulo Universidade de São Paulo's Twitter page 225,435 Brazil
58 Universidad del Zulia Universidad del Zulia's Twitter page 224,819 Venezuela
59 Universitas Presiden Universitas Presiden's Twitter page 224,191 Indonesia
60 De La Salle University De La Salle University's Twitter page 222,531 Philippines
61 Universidad Dr. Rafael Belloso Chacín Universidad Dr. Rafael Belloso Chacín's Twitter page 221,647 Venezuela
62 Indiana University Bloomington Indiana University Bloomington's Twitter page 216,468 United States
63 Penn State University Penn State University's Twitter page 213,805 United States
64 University of Cape Town University of Cape Town's Twitter page 212,522 South Africa
65 Universidad Nacional de La Plata Universidad Nacional de La Plata's Twitter page 211,194 Argentina
66 Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México's Twitter page 210,512 Mexico
67 University of Houston University of Houston's Twitter page 209,521 United States
68 University of California, Los Angeles University of California, Los Angeles's Twitter page 208,062 United States
69 University of the Philippines System University of the Philippines System's Twitter page 204,839 Philippines
70 University of Florida University of Florida's Twitter page 204,538 United States
71 University of California, Berkeley University of California, Berkeley's Twitter page 204,079 United States
72 Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University's Twitter page 203,575 Saudi Arabia
73 Brown University Brown University's Twitter page 203,123 United States
74 Universidade Federal de Goiás Universidade Federal de Goiás's Twitter page 203,096 Brazil
75 Universidade Federal do Pará Universidade Federal do Pará's Twitter page 197,574 Brazil
76 University of South Carolina University of South Carolina's Twitter page 195,314 United States
77 King Khalid University King Khalid University's Twitter page 191,188 Saudi Arabia
78 Universitas Brawijaya Universitas Brawijaya's Twitter page 188,625 Indonesia
79 Johns Hopkins University Johns Hopkins University's Twitter page 188,400 United States
80 University of Wisconsin-Madison University of Wisconsin-Madison's Twitter page 185,817 United States
81 West Virginia University West Virginia University's Twitter page 185,422 United States
82 University of Central Florida University of Central Florida's Twitter page 179,848 United States
83 Georgia Institute of Technology Georgia Institute of Technology's Twitter page 179,727 United States
84 Universitas Paramadina Universitas Paramadina's Twitter page 177,581 Indonesia
85 London Business School London Business School's Twitter page 176,640 United Kingdom
86 Far Eastern University Far Eastern University's Twitter page 176,593 Philippines
87 Universitas Nasional Universitas Nasional's Twitter page 175,466 Indonesia
88 University of Pennsylvania University of Pennsylvania's Twitter page 172,766 United States
89 Texas Tech University Texas Tech University's Twitter page 172,274 United States
90 The University of Alabama The University of Alabama's Twitter page 171,625 United States
91 Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola's Twitter page 169,980 Peru
92 University of Washington University of Washington's Twitter page 168,911 United States
93 Anadolu Üniversitesi Anadolu Üniversitesi's Twitter page 168,526 Turkey
94 The University of Oklahoma The University of Oklahoma's Twitter page 168,450 United States
95 Makerere University Makerere University's Twitter page 166,785 Uganda
96 University of Notre Dame University of Notre Dame's Twitter page 164,388 United States
97 Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Honduras Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Honduras's Twitter page 163,519 Honduras
98 Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León's Twitter page 162,619 Mexico
99 Universitas Trisakti Universitas Trisakti's Twitter page 162,425 Indonesia
100 Orta Dogu Teknik Üniversitesi Orta Dogu Teknik Üniversitesi's Twitter page 161,994 Turkey
101 The University of Arizona The University of Arizona's Twitter page 159,848 United States
102 Temple University Temple University's Twitter page 159,594 United States
103 University of Southern California University of Southern California's Twitter page 158,358 United States
104 Universitas Kristen Indonesia Universitas Kristen Indonesia's Twitter page 151,819 Indonesia
105 University of Tabuk University of Tabuk's Twitter page 151,050 Saudi Arabia
106 University of Ha'il University of Ha'il's Twitter page 149,247 Saudi Arabia
107 New York University New York University's Twitter page 148,592 United States
108 Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember's Twitter page 147,156 Indonesia
109 Mississippi State University Mississippi State University's Twitter page 146,055 United States
110 Institute of Public Administration, Saudi Arabia Institute of Public Administration, Saudi Arabia's Twitter page 145,535 Saudi Arabia
111 Texas Christian University Texas Christian University's Twitter page 145,326 United States
112 McGill University McGill University's Twitter page 144,901 Canada
113 Universitas Pelita Harapan Universitas Pelita Harapan's Twitter page 144,479 Indonesia
114 University of Oregon University of Oregon's Twitter page 144,346 United States
115 Universitas Katolik Indonesia Atma Jaya Universitas Katolik Indonesia Atma Jaya's Twitter page 144,100 Indonesia
116 Universidad de los Andes, Colombia Universidad de los Andes, Colombia's Twitter page 144,013 Colombia
117 Sultan Qaboos University Sultan Qaboos University's Twitter page 143,848 Oman
118 Universidad Autónoma de Santo Domingo Universidad Autónoma de Santo Domingo's Twitter page 143,424 Dominican Republic
119 Ateneo de Manila University Ateneo de Manila University's Twitter page 140,489 Philippines
120 Universidad de Ciencias Empresariales y Sociales Universidad de Ciencias Empresariales y Sociales's Twitter page 139,406 Argentina
121 Jazan University Jazan University's Twitter page 138,252 Saudi Arabia
122 Imperial College London Imperial College London's Twitter page 137,737 United Kingdom
123 Universidad de Granada Universidad de Granada's Twitter page 137,660 Spain
124 Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey's Twitter page 137,087 United States
125 Universidad Metropolitana Universidad Metropolitana's Twitter page 136,735 Venezuela
126 The University of Tennessee, Knoxville The University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Twitter page 136,424 United States
127 Islamic University of Madinah Islamic University of Madinah's Twitter page 135,563 Saudi Arabia
128 Universidad EAFIT Universidad EAFIT's Twitter page 134,343 Colombia
129 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Twitter page 133,070 United States
130 Indian Veterinary Research Institute Indian Veterinary Research Institute's Twitter page 132,813 India
131 Institut d'Études Politiques de Paris Institut d'Études Politiques de Paris's Twitter page 132,696 France
132 University of Missouri University of Missouri's Twitter page 131,024 United States
133 Auburn University Auburn University's Twitter page 130,850 United States
134 Universidade Federal do Ceará Universidade Federal do Ceará's Twitter page 130,750 Brazil
135 Universidad de Sevilla Universidad de Sevilla's Twitter page 130,477 Spain
136 The University of Edinburgh The University of Edinburgh's Twitter page 129,410 United Kingdom
137 Universitas Pancasila Universitas Pancasila's Twitter page 129,375 Indonesia
138 Bogaziçi Üniversitesi Bogaziçi Üniversitesi's Twitter page 126,719 Turkey
139 The University of Sheffield The University of Sheffield's Twitter page 125,711 United Kingdom
140 Universidade Federal de Alagoas Universidade Federal de Alagoas's Twitter page 125,373 Brazil
141 University of Birmingham University of Birmingham's Twitter page 124,847 United Kingdom
142 University of the Witwatersrand University of the Witwatersrand's Twitter page 123,892 South Africa
143 Grand Canyon University Grand Canyon University's Twitter page 123,608 United States
144 Ege Üniversitesi Ege Üniversitesi's Twitter page 123,598 Turkey
145 Clemson University Clemson University's Twitter page 123,238 United States
146 North Carolina State University North Carolina State University's Twitter page 123,223 United States
147 King's College London King's College London's Twitter page 121,547 United Kingdom
148 Universidad de Málaga Universidad de Málaga's Twitter page 121,318 Spain
149 Kuwait University Kuwait University's Twitter page 121,160 Kuwait
150 El Colegio de México El Colegio de México's Twitter page 120,180 Mexico
151 University of Iowa University of Iowa's Twitter page 120,122 United States
152 Taif University Taif University's Twitter page 119,097 Saudi Arabia
153 Florida State University Florida State University's Twitter page 117,503 United States
154 The University of Utah The University of Utah's Twitter page 117,445 United States
155 University of South Florida University of South Florida's Twitter page 116,574 United States
156 University of Georgia University of Georgia's Twitter page 116,041 United States
157 The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center's Twitter page 115,770 United States
158 University of Glasgow University of Glasgow's Twitter page 115,474 United Kingdom
159 United States Military Academy United States Military Academy's Twitter page 115,397 United States
160 Universidad Cristiana Evangélica Nuevo Milenio Universidad Cristiana Evangélica Nuevo Milenio's Twitter page 115,077 Honduras
161 Universidad de Buenos Aires Universidad de Buenos Aires's Twitter page 114,936 Argentina
162 Universidade Federal do Espírito Santo Universidade Federal do Espírito Santo's Twitter page 113,563 Brazil
163 Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Pontificia Universidad Javeriana's Twitter page 113,278 Colombia
164 University of Jeddah University of Jeddah's Twitter page 112,463 Saudi Arabia
165 University of Leeds University of Leeds's Twitter page 112,422 United Kingdom
166 University of Nairobi University of Nairobi's Twitter page 111,595 Kenya
167 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities University of Minnesota-Twin Cities's Twitter page 110,626 United States
168 The University of Melbourne The University of Melbourne's Twitter page 108,917 Australia
169 The London School of Economics and Political Science The London School of Economics and Political Science's Twitter page 108,422 United Kingdom
170 Universidad de Guanajuato Universidad de Guanajuato's Twitter page 107,332 Mexico
171 Universidad de Murcia Universidad de Murcia's Twitter page 107,185 Spain
172 Purdue University Purdue University's Twitter page 106,662 United States
173 Prince Sattam Bin Abdulaziz University Prince Sattam Bin Abdulaziz University's Twitter page 106,217 Saudi Arabia
174 Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Universiti Teknologi Malaysia's Twitter page 106,085 Malaysia
175 University of Kentucky University of Kentucky's Twitter page 105,767 United States
176 Indian Institute of Technology Bombay Indian Institute of Technology Bombay's Twitter page 105,392 India
177 Universidade de Brasília Universidade de Brasília's Twitter page 105,078 Brazil
178 Universidad Central de Venezuela Universidad Central de Venezuela's Twitter page 104,926 Venezuela
179 Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas's Twitter page 104,456 Mexico
180 Boston University Boston University's Twitter page 104,000 United States
181 University of Connecticut University of Connecticut's Twitter page 103,082 United States
182 Universidad de Alicante Universidad de Alicante's Twitter page 102,654 Spain
183 Universidad del Valle Universidad del Valle's Twitter page 102,330 Colombia
184 San Diego State University San Diego State University's Twitter page 101,267 United States
185 Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina's Twitter page 100,639 Brazil
186 University of Maryland University of Maryland's Twitter page 100,511 United States
187 University of Mississippi University of Mississippi's Twitter page 98,067 United States
188 Baylor University Baylor University's Twitter page 97,777 United States
189 Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University's Twitter page 96,742 India
190 University of Miami University of Miami's Twitter page 96,450 United States
191 Howard University Howard University's Twitter page 96,434 United States
192 Universidad Complutense de Madrid Universidad Complutense de Madrid's Twitter page 95,997 Spain
193 California Institute of Technology California Institute of Technology's Twitter page 95,116 United States
194 University of Cincinnati University of Cincinnati's Twitter page 94,339 United States
195 University College London University College London's Twitter page 94,337 United Kingdom
196 Texas State University Texas State University's Twitter page 94,213 United States
197 Polytechnic University of the Philippines Polytechnic University of the Philippines's Twitter page 93,963 Philippines
198 University of Virginia University of Virginia's Twitter page 93,563 United States
199 Indian Institute of Technology Madras Indian Institute of Technology Madras's Twitter page 92,810 India
200 Duke University Duke University's Twitter page 92,621 United States

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