Top UK Universities on Twitter

2019 Twitter University Ranking New


What are the most popular UK Universities on Twitter? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2019 Twitter University Ranking of all UK higher-education institutions on Twitter 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 Twitter

Rank Followers University
1 538,608 University of Oxford University of Oxford's Twitter page
2 481,597 University of Cambridge University of Cambridge's Twitter page
3 162,997 London Business School London Business School's Twitter page
4 118,946 The University of Sheffield The University of Sheffield's Twitter page
5 114,779 University of Birmingham University of Birmingham's Twitter page
6 106,619 The University of Edinburgh The University of Edinburgh's Twitter page
7 100,542 Imperial College London Imperial College London's Twitter page
8 99,393 University of Leeds University of Leeds's Twitter page
9 94,934 University of Glasgow University of Glasgow's Twitter page
10 93,843 King's College London King's College London's Twitter page
11 87,536 The London School of Economics and Political Science The London School of Economics and Political Science's Twitter page
12 82,505 The University of Nottingham The University of Nottingham's Twitter page
13 80,670 University of Bristol University of Bristol's Twitter page
14 80,669 Sheffield Hallam University Sheffield Hallam University's Twitter page
15 78,212 The University of Warwick The University of Warwick's Twitter page
16 76,689 Cardiff University Cardiff University's Twitter page
17 70,108 University of Sussex University of Sussex's Twitter page
18 69,322 The University of York The University of York's Twitter page
19 67,005 University of Bath University of Bath's Twitter page
20 66,875 Coventry University Coventry University's Twitter page
21 65,912 University of Exeter University of Exeter's Twitter page
22 64,802 University College London University College London's Twitter page
23 62,134 The Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London The Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London's Twitter page
24 61,664 University of Aberdeen University of Aberdeen's Twitter page
25 59,845 University of Plymouth University of Plymouth's Twitter page
26 59,373 University of Liverpool University of Liverpool's Twitter page
27 59,251 University of London University of London's Twitter page
28 58,771 University of East Anglia University of East Anglia's Twitter page
29 57,897 Lancaster University Lancaster University's Twitter page
30 57,827 The University of Manchester The University of Manchester's Twitter page
31 57,679 Leeds Beckett University Leeds Beckett University's Twitter page
32 57,374 University of Surrey University of Surrey's Twitter page
33 56,558 Nottingham Trent University Nottingham Trent University's Twitter page
34 53,432 University of Dundee University of Dundee's Twitter page
35 52,868 University of Southampton University of Southampton's Twitter page
36 52,306 Bournemouth University Bournemouth University's Twitter page
37 52,246 University of Leicester University of Leicester's Twitter page
38 51,600 University of Reading University of Reading's Twitter page
39 51,546 Queen Mary University of London Queen Mary University of London's Twitter page
40 49,928 University of Kent University of Kent's Twitter page
41 48,867 De Montfort University De Montfort University's Twitter page
42 48,032 University of Salford University of Salford's Twitter page
43 47,694 Manchester Metropolitan University Manchester Metropolitan University's Twitter page
44 47,620 Loughborough University Loughborough University's Twitter page
45 46,410 Glasgow School of Art Glasgow School of Art's Twitter page
46 45,905 University of Strathclyde University of Strathclyde's Twitter page
47 45,866 University of Essex University of Essex's Twitter page
48 45,815 Swansea University Swansea University's Twitter page
49 45,755 Durham University Durham University's Twitter page
50 45,705 University of the Arts London University of the Arts London's Twitter page
51 45,699 University of Central Lancashire University of Central Lancashire's Twitter page
52 45,543 Kingston University Kingston University's Twitter page
53 44,512 University of St Andrews University of St Andrews's Twitter page
54 43,749 Royal College of Art Royal College of Art's Twitter page
55 43,522 Teesside University Teesside University's Twitter page
56 42,957 University of Huddersfield University of Huddersfield's Twitter page
57 42,709 University of Hertfordshire University of Hertfordshire's Twitter page
58 42,491 The University of Hull The University of Hull's Twitter page
59 42,059 Queen's University Belfast Queen's University Belfast's Twitter page
60 40,532 University of Portsmouth University of Portsmouth's Twitter page
61 39,947 University of Derby University of Derby's Twitter page
62 38,900 University of Brighton University of Brighton's Twitter page
63 38,827 University of Lincoln University of Lincoln's Twitter page
64 38,370 SOAS, University of London SOAS, University of London's Twitter page
65 37,734 Oxford Brookes University Oxford Brookes University's Twitter page
66 37,351 Keele University Keele University's Twitter page
67 37,106 Aston University Aston University's Twitter page
68 36,809 The University of Northampton The University of Northampton's Twitter page
69 36,509 Bangor University Bangor University's Twitter page
70 35,430 Birmingham City University Birmingham City University's Twitter page
71 35,133 Royal Academy of Music, University of London Royal Academy of Music, University of London's Twitter page
72 34,359 The University of Law The University of Law's Twitter page
73 34,205 Bath Spa University Bath Spa University's Twitter page
74 34,163 Edge Hill University Edge Hill University's Twitter page
75 34,109 Liverpool John Moores University Liverpool John Moores University's Twitter page
76 33,880 Staffordshire University Staffordshire University's Twitter page
77 33,866 Robert Gordon University Robert Gordon University's Twitter page
78 33,343 University of Gloucestershire University of Gloucestershire's Twitter page
79 33,229 University of Westminster University of Westminster's Twitter page
80 32,951 Northumbria University Northumbria University's Twitter page
81 32,827 University of Stirling University of Stirling's Twitter page
82 32,738 Goldsmiths, University of London Goldsmiths, University of London's Twitter page
83 32,384 University of Wolverhampton University of Wolverhampton's Twitter page
84 32,250 University of South Wales University of South Wales's Twitter page
85 32,033 University of Bradford University of Bradford's Twitter page
86 31,693 University of Chester University of Chester's Twitter page
87 30,173 University of the West of England University of the West of England's Twitter page
88 29,880 Edinburgh Napier University Edinburgh Napier University's Twitter page
89 29,751 Anglia Ruskin University Anglia Ruskin University's Twitter page
90 29,302 London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London's Twitter page
91 27,993 City, University of London City, University of London's Twitter page
92 27,777 Middlesex University Middlesex University's Twitter page
93 27,714 Aberystwyth University Aberystwyth University's Twitter page
94 27,253 Royal College of Music Royal College of Music's Twitter page
95 25,611 Cardiff Metropolitan University Cardiff Metropolitan University's Twitter page
96 25,416 University of Roehampton University of Roehampton's Twitter page
97 25,300 Heriot-Watt University Heriot-Watt University's Twitter page
98 24,906 Royal Holloway, University of London Royal Holloway, University of London's Twitter page
99 24,694 Abertay University Abertay University's Twitter page
100 23,849 University of Greenwich University of Greenwich's Twitter page
101 23,813 Falmouth University Falmouth University's Twitter page
102 23,764 University of East London University of East London's Twitter page
103 23,240 Newcastle University Newcastle University's Twitter page
104 22,890 Brunel University London Brunel University London's Twitter page
105 22,211 The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama's Twitter page
106 21,851 Cranfield University Cranfield University's Twitter page
107 21,630 Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Royal Conservatoire of Scotland's Twitter page
108 20,361 York St John University York St John University's Twitter page
109 20,128 University of Sunderland University of Sunderland's Twitter page
110 19,917 University of Bolton University of Bolton's Twitter page
111 19,792 London South Bank University London South Bank University's Twitter page
112 19,212 University of the West of Scotland University of the West of Scotland's Twitter page
113 19,041 London Metropolitan University London Metropolitan University's Twitter page
114 18,957 Liverpool Hope University Liverpool Hope University's Twitter page
115 18,545 Wrexham Glyndwr University Wrexham Glyndwr University's Twitter page
116 18,471 Canterbury Christ Church University Canterbury Christ Church University's Twitter page
117 18,027 University of Wales Trinity Saint David University of Wales Trinity Saint David's Twitter page
118 17,880 University of Worcester University of Worcester's Twitter page
119 17,370 Royal Veterinary College University of London Royal Veterinary College University of London's Twitter page
120 17,091 Queen Margaret University Queen Margaret University's Twitter page
121 16,756 University of Chichester University of Chichester's Twitter page
122 16,661 Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts's Twitter page
123 16,305 University of Cumbria University of Cumbria's Twitter page
124 16,242 Birkbeck, University of London Birkbeck, University of London's Twitter page
125 15,671 Leeds Trinity University Leeds Trinity University's Twitter page
126 15,569 Royal Northern College of Music Royal Northern College of Music's Twitter page
127 15,069 Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance's Twitter page
128 14,995 Harper Adams University Harper Adams University's Twitter page
129 14,245 University for the Creative Arts University for the Creative Arts's Twitter page
130 14,042 The University of Buckingham The University of Buckingham's Twitter page
131 13,554 University of Bedfordshire University of Bedfordshire's Twitter page
132 13,241 The University of Winchester The University of Winchester's Twitter page
133 13,060 University of the Highlands and Islands University of the Highlands and Islands's Twitter page
134 12,505 Leeds College of Music Leeds College of Music's Twitter page
135 12,498 St Mary's University, Twickenham St Mary's University, Twickenham's Twitter page
136 12,347 Rose Bruford College Rose Bruford College's Twitter page
137 12,312 University of Wales University of Wales's Twitter page
138 12,064 Leeds Arts University Leeds Arts University's Twitter page
139 11,753 Scotland's Rural College Scotland's Rural College's Twitter page
140 11,675 Buckinghamshire New University Buckinghamshire New University's Twitter page
141 11,497 University of West London University of West London's Twitter page
142 11,400 Norwich University of the Arts Norwich University of the Arts's Twitter page
143 9,890 St George's, University of London St George's, University of London's Twitter page
144 9,880 Regent's University London Regent's University London's Twitter page
145 9,742 Royal Agricultural University Royal Agricultural University's Twitter page
146 9,527 Arts University Bournemouth Arts University Bournemouth's Twitter page
147 8,550 Plymouth College of Art Plymouth College of Art's Twitter page
148 8,225 Bishop Grosseteste University Bishop Grosseteste University's Twitter page
149 8,206 Ravensbourne Ravensbourne's Twitter page
150 7,519 Northern School of Contemporary Dance Northern School of Contemporary Dance's Twitter page
151 6,967 School of Advanced Study, University of London School of Advanced Study, University of London's Twitter page
152 5,739 University College Birmingham University College Birmingham's Twitter page
153 5,380 University of St Mark and St John University of St Mark and St John's Twitter page
154 4,661 Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow Caledonian University's Twitter page
155 4,580 Newman University, Birmingham Newman University, Birmingham's Twitter page
156 3,753 Ulster University Ulster University's Twitter page
157 2,663 Heythrop College Heythrop College's Twitter page
158 2,464 Richmond, The American International University in London Richmond, The American International University in London's Twitter page
159 943 European School of Economics European School of Economics's Twitter page
160 33 Solent University Solent University's Twitter page

Notice: the total number of followers of the above Twitter pages have been extracted in March 2019.

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