Top UK Universities on Twitter

Top UK Universities on Twitter

2022 Twitter University Ranking


What are the most popular UK Universities on Twitter? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2022 Twitter University Ranking of all UK higher-education institutions on Twitter meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate UK higher education-related organization in each country
  • offering at least three-year bachelor's degrees or postgraduate master's or doctoral degrees
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, non-distance education format

UK Universities on Twitter

Rank University Followers
1 University of Oxford University of Oxford's Twitter page 890,600
2 University of Cambridge University of Cambridge's Twitter page 742,900
3 London Business School London Business School's Twitter page 182,700
4 Imperial College London Imperial College London's Twitter page 164,400
5 University of Edinburgh University of Edinburgh's Twitter page 149,600
6 King's College London King's College London's Twitter page 140,700
7 University of Birmingham University of Birmingham's Twitter page 134,400
8 University of Sheffield University of Sheffield's Twitter page 131,600
9 University of Glasgow University of Glasgow's Twitter page 130,900
10 The London School of Economics and Political Science The London School of Economics and Political Science's Twitter page 127,200
11 University College London University College London's Twitter page 121,200
12 University of Leeds University of Leeds's Twitter page 121,000
13 University of Bristol University of Bristol's Twitter page 98,100
14 University of Nottingham University of Nottingham's Twitter page 96,300
15 University of Manchester University of Manchester's Twitter page 94,400
16 University of Warwick University of Warwick's Twitter page 92,800
17 Cardiff University Cardiff University's Twitter page 90,700
18 Sheffield Hallam University Sheffield Hallam University's Twitter page 86,700
19 The University of York The University of York's Twitter page 83,900
20 London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London's Twitter page 82,600
21 University of Sussex University of Sussex's Twitter page 80,500
22 University of Bath University of Bath's Twitter page 78,500
23 University of Liverpool University of Liverpool's Twitter page 78,000
24 University of Exeter University of Exeter's Twitter page 77,500
25 University of Aberdeen University of Aberdeen's Twitter page 73,500
26 Coventry University Coventry University's Twitter page 73,000
27 Queen Mary University of London Queen Mary University of London's Twitter page 70,900
28 University of London University of London's Twitter page 70,400
29 Lancaster University Lancaster University's Twitter page 67,500
30 Nottingham Trent University Nottingham Trent University's Twitter page 66,100
31 University of Plymouth University of Plymouth's Twitter page 65,600
32 University of East Anglia University of East Anglia's Twitter page 65,400
33 University of Dundee University of Dundee's Twitter page 65,000
34 University of Southampton University of Southampton's Twitter page 63,200
35 University of Surrey University of Surrey's Twitter page 62,800
36 Leeds Beckett University Leeds Beckett University's Twitter page 62,200
37 University of Strathclyde University of Strathclyde's Twitter page 61,100
38 University of Reading University of Reading's Twitter page 60,000
39 University of Leicester University of Leicester's Twitter page 59,300
40 Durham University Durham University's Twitter page 59,300
41 Queen's University Belfast Queen's University Belfast's Twitter page 58,800
42 SOAS, University of London SOAS, University of London's Twitter page 57,400
43 Manchester Metropolitan University Manchester Metropolitan University's Twitter page 57,300
44 Loughborough University Loughborough University's Twitter page 56,900
45 University of St Andrews University of St Andrews's Twitter page 56,800
46 University of Salford University of Salford's Twitter page 56,500
47 University of Kent University of Kent's Twitter page 56,100
48 Swansea University Swansea University's Twitter page 55,400
49 Bournemouth University Bournemouth University's Twitter page 55,100
50 University of the Arts London University of the Arts London's Twitter page 53,900
51 De Montfort University De Montfort University's Twitter page 53,200
52 University of Essex University of Essex's Twitter page 51,900
53 University of Central Lancashire University of Central Lancashire's Twitter page 51,300
54 Kingston University Kingston University's Twitter page 51,200
55 University of Hull University of Hull's Twitter page 49,100
56 Royal College of Art Royal College of Art's Twitter page 49,100
57 The Glasgow School of Art The Glasgow School of Art's Twitter page 48,000
58 University of Hertfordshire University of Hertfordshire's Twitter page 47,700
59 Teesside University Teesside University's Twitter page 47,500
60 University of Derby University of Derby's Twitter page 46,500
61 University of Huddersfield University of Huddersfield's Twitter page 45,500
62 University of Portsmouth University of Portsmouth's Twitter page 45,000
63 University of Brighton University of Brighton's Twitter page 43,900
64 University of Lincoln University of Lincoln's Twitter page 43,500
65 Liverpool John Moores University Liverpool John Moores University's Twitter page 43,400
66 Oxford Brookes University Oxford Brookes University's Twitter page 43,200
67 Aston University Aston University's Twitter page 42,900
68 Keele University Keele University's Twitter page 42,400
69 Birmingham City University Birmingham City University's Twitter page 41,600
70 Bangor University Bangor University's Twitter page 41,500
71 University of Stirling University of Stirling's Twitter page 41,100
72 Northumbria University Northumbria University's Twitter page 40,000
73 The Royal Academy of Music, University of London The Royal Academy of Music, University of London's Twitter page 39,700
74 Edge Hill University Edge Hill University's Twitter page 39,400
75 University of Westminster University of Westminster's Twitter page 39,400
76 University of Bradford University of Bradford's Twitter page 38,900
77 University of the West of England University of the West of England's Twitter page 38,500
78 The University of Northampton The University of Northampton's Twitter page 38,400
79 University of South Wales University of South Wales's Twitter page 38,200
80 The University of Law The University of Law's Twitter page 38,100
81 Robert Gordon University Robert Gordon University's Twitter page 37,900
82 Goldsmiths, University of London Goldsmiths, University of London's Twitter page 37,700
83 Staffordshire University Staffordshire University's Twitter page 37,500
84 University of Wolverhampton University of Wolverhampton's Twitter page 37,100
85 Bath Spa University Bath Spa University's Twitter page 35,800
86 University of Gloucestershire University of Gloucestershire's Twitter page 34,900
87 University of Chester University of Chester's Twitter page 34,900
88 Edinburgh Napier University Edinburgh Napier University's Twitter page 34,700
89 City, University of London City, University of London's Twitter page 34,500
90 Guildhall School of Music and Drama Guildhall School of Music and Drama's Twitter page 33,400
91 Anglia Ruskin University Anglia Ruskin University's Twitter page 33,300
92 Middlesex University Middlesex University's Twitter page 32,500
93 Heriot-Watt University Heriot-Watt University's Twitter page 31,100
94 Aberystwyth University Aberystwyth University's Twitter page 30,800
95 Cardiff Metropolitan University Cardiff Metropolitan University's Twitter page 30,800
96 Royal College of Music Royal College of Music's Twitter page 30,500
97 Royal Holloway, University of London Royal Holloway, University of London's Twitter page 29,900
98 University of Greenwich University of Greenwich's Twitter page 29,500
99 Newcastle University Newcastle University's Twitter page 28,700
100 University of East London University of East London's Twitter page 28,300
101 Brunel University London Brunel University London's Twitter page 27,700
102 Abertay University Abertay University's Twitter page 27,700
103 University of Roehampton University of Roehampton's Twitter page 27,400
104 Cranfield University Cranfield University's Twitter page 26,800
105 Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Royal Conservatoire of Scotland's Twitter page 26,000
106 University of Sunderland University of Sunderland's Twitter page 25,900
107 Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow Caledonian University's Twitter page 25,900
108 Falmouth University Falmouth University's Twitter page 25,000
109 The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama's Twitter page 25,000
110 University of Bolton University of Bolton's Twitter page 24,800
111 University of the West of Scotland University of the West of Scotland's Twitter page 24,400
112 The Royal Veterinary College University of London The Royal Veterinary College University of London's Twitter page 23,900
113 London South Bank University London South Bank University's Twitter page 23,800
114 Solent University Solent University's Twitter page 23,400
115 Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine's Twitter page 23,200
116 York St John University York St John University's Twitter page 23,000
117 Liverpool Hope University Liverpool Hope University's Twitter page 22,800
118 Canterbury Christ Church University Canterbury Christ Church University's Twitter page 21,800
119 London Metropolitan University London Metropolitan University's Twitter page 21,600
120 University of Wales Trinity Saint David University of Wales Trinity Saint David's Twitter page 21,200
121 Birkbeck, University of London Birkbeck, University of London's Twitter page 21,200
122 University of Worcester University of Worcester's Twitter page 21,000
123 Wrexham Glyndwr University Wrexham Glyndwr University's Twitter page 20,300
124 Queen Margaret University Queen Margaret University's Twitter page 20,000
125 University of Buckingham University of Buckingham's Twitter page 19,000
126 The Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts The Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts's Twitter page 18,900
127 University of Cumbria University of Cumbria's Twitter page 18,100
128 Royal Northern College of Music Royal Northern College of Music's Twitter page 18,000
129 University of Chichester University of Chichester's Twitter page 18,000
130 Harper Adams University Harper Adams University's Twitter page 17,400
131 Leeds Trinity University Leeds Trinity University's Twitter page 17,000
132 Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance's Twitter page 16,300
133 University of the Highlands and Islands University of the Highlands and Islands's Twitter page 16,000
134 University for the Creative Arts University for the Creative Arts's Twitter page 15,600
135 University of Winchester University of Winchester's Twitter page 15,600
136 University of Bedfordshire University of Bedfordshire's Twitter page 15,400
137 St Mary's University, Twickenham St Mary's University, Twickenham's Twitter page 15,000
138 Scotland's Rural College Scotland's Rural College's Twitter page 14,900
139 Leeds Arts University Leeds Arts University's Twitter page 13,700
140 Rose Bruford College Rose Bruford College's Twitter page 13,600
141 Hartpury University and Hartpury College Hartpury University and Hartpury College's Twitter page 13,400
142 Leeds Conservatoire Leeds Conservatoire's Twitter page 13,300
143 University of West London University of West London's Twitter page 13,300
144 St George's, University of London St George's, University of London's Twitter page 13,200
145 Buckinghamshire New University Buckinghamshire New University's Twitter page 13,200
146 Norwich University of the Arts Norwich University of the Arts's Twitter page 12,400
147 The Royal Agricultural University The Royal Agricultural University's Twitter page 11,800
148 University of Wales University of Wales's Twitter page 11,600
149 Arts University Bournemouth Arts University Bournemouth's Twitter page 10,100
150 University of Suffolk University of Suffolk's Twitter page 10,000
151 Regent's University London Regent's University London's Twitter page 9,921
152 School of Advanced Study, University of London School of Advanced Study, University of London's Twitter page 9,815
153 Bishop Grosseteste University Bishop Grosseteste University's Twitter page 9,220
154 Arts University Plymouth Arts University Plymouth's Twitter page 9,037
155 Ravensbourne University London Ravensbourne University London's Twitter page 8,716
156 Northern School of Contemporary Dance Northern School of Contemporary Dance's Twitter page 7,918
157 University College Birmingham University College Birmingham's Twitter page 6,782
158 Plymouth Marjon University Plymouth Marjon University's Twitter page 6,567
159 Writtle University College Writtle University College's Twitter page 6,127
160 Newman University, Birmingham Newman University, Birmingham's Twitter page 5,327
161 Ulster University Ulster University's Twitter page 4,574
162 The London Institute of Banking and Finance The London Institute of Banking and Finance's Twitter page 4,204
163 Richmond, The American International University in London Richmond, The American International University in London's Twitter page 2,739
164 European School of Economics European School of Economics's Twitter page 982
165 The Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London The Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London's Twitter page 391

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