Top UK Universities on Twitter

2019 Twitter University Ranking

Introduction

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
1 507,390 University of Oxford University of Oxford's Twitter page
2 456,087 University of Cambridge University of Cambridge's Twitter page
3 157,491 London Business School London Business School's Twitter page
4 116,971 The University of Sheffield The University of Sheffield's Twitter page
5 112,202 University of Birmingham University of Birmingham's Twitter page
6 100,624 The University of Edinburgh The University of Edinburgh's Twitter page
7 96,225 University of Leeds University of Leeds's Twitter page
8 93,587 Imperial College London Imperial College London's Twitter page
9 89,474 University of Glasgow University of Glasgow's Twitter page
10 87,240 King's College London King's College London's Twitter page
11 80,731 The London School of Economics and Political Science The London School of Economics and Political Science's Twitter page
12 80,140 The University of Nottingham The University of Nottingham's Twitter page
13 79,679 Sheffield Hallam University Sheffield Hallam University's Twitter page
14 78,098 University of Bristol University of Bristol's Twitter page
15 76,275 The University of Warwick The University of Warwick's Twitter page
16 74,412 Cardiff University Cardiff University's Twitter page
17 68,496 University of Sussex University of Sussex's Twitter page
18 67,399 The University of York The University of York's Twitter page
19 65,854 Coventry University Coventry University's Twitter page
20 65,366 University of Bath University of Bath's Twitter page
21 64,077 University of Exeter University of Exeter's Twitter page
22 61,829 The Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London The Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London's Twitter page
23 59,777 University of Aberdeen University of Aberdeen's Twitter page
24 59,169 University of London University of London's Twitter page
25 59,111 University of Plymouth University of Plymouth's Twitter page
26 59,006 University College London University College London's Twitter page
27 57,408 University of East Anglia University of East Anglia's Twitter page
28 56,984 Leeds Beckett University Leeds Beckett University's Twitter page
29 56,548 University of Surrey University of Surrey's Twitter page
30 56,095 Lancaster University Lancaster University's Twitter page
31 55,621 University of Liverpool University of Liverpool's Twitter page
32 55,037 Nottingham Trent University Nottingham Trent University's Twitter page
33 51,858 Bournemouth University Bournemouth University's Twitter page
34 51,431 University of Dundee University of Dundee's Twitter page
35 51,423 University of Southampton University of Southampton's Twitter page
36 51,418 The University of Manchester The University of Manchester's Twitter page
37 51,108 University of Leicester University of Leicester's Twitter page
38 50,355 University of Reading University of Reading's Twitter page
39 49,042 University of Kent University of Kent's Twitter page
40 48,999 Queen Mary University of London Queen Mary University of London's Twitter page
41 47,919 De Montfort University De Montfort University's Twitter page
42 46,907 University of Salford University of Salford's Twitter page
43 46,526 Manchester Metropolitan University Manchester Metropolitan University's Twitter page
44 46,103 Loughborough University Loughborough University's Twitter page
45 46,052 Glasgow School of Art Glasgow School of Art's Twitter page
46 44,873 University of Essex University of Essex's Twitter page
47 44,741 Kingston University Kingston University's Twitter page
48 44,716 University of Central Lancashire University of Central Lancashire's Twitter page
49 44,427 Swansea University Swansea University's Twitter page
50 44,262 University of the Arts London University of the Arts London's Twitter page
51 44,250 Durham University Durham University's Twitter page
52 43,650 University of Strathclyde University of Strathclyde's Twitter page
53 43,241 Teesside University Teesside University's Twitter page
54 42,859 Royal College of Art Royal College of Art's Twitter page
55 42,500 University of St Andrews University of St Andrews's Twitter page
56 42,477 University of Huddersfield University of Huddersfield's Twitter page
57 42,074 University of Hertfordshire University of Hertfordshire's Twitter page
58 41,552 The University of Hull The University of Hull's Twitter page
59 40,482 Queen's University Belfast Queen's University Belfast's Twitter page
60 39,679 University of Portsmouth University of Portsmouth's Twitter page
61 39,067 University of Derby University of Derby's Twitter page
62 38,102 University of Lincoln University of Lincoln's Twitter page
63 37,944 University of Brighton University of Brighton's Twitter page
64 36,827 Keele University Keele University's Twitter page
65 36,646 Oxford Brookes University Oxford Brookes University's Twitter page
66 36,563 The University of Northampton The University of Northampton's Twitter page
67 36,241 Aston University Aston University's Twitter page
68 35,905 SOAS, University of London SOAS, University of London's Twitter page
69 35,670 Bangor University Bangor University's Twitter page
70 34,494 Birmingham City University Birmingham City University's Twitter page
71 34,221 Royal Academy of Music, University of London Royal Academy of Music, University of London's Twitter page
72 33,672 Bath Spa University Bath Spa University's Twitter page
73 33,439 Edge Hill University Edge Hill University's Twitter page
74 33,316 Staffordshire University Staffordshire University's Twitter page
75 33,165 Robert Gordon University Robert Gordon University's Twitter page
76 33,103 University of Gloucestershire University of Gloucestershire's Twitter page
77 33,014 The University of Law The University of Law's Twitter page
78 32,416 University of Westminster University of Westminster's Twitter page
79 32,159 Northumbria University Northumbria University's Twitter page
80 32,016 Liverpool John Moores University Liverpool John Moores University's Twitter page
81 31,802 University of Wolverhampton University of Wolverhampton's Twitter page
82 31,620 Goldsmiths, University of London Goldsmiths, University of London's Twitter page
83 31,536 University of Bradford University of Bradford's Twitter page
84 31,278 University of South Wales University of South Wales's Twitter page
85 31,223 University of Chester University of Chester's Twitter page
86 31,170 University of Stirling University of Stirling's Twitter page
87 29,227 Anglia Ruskin University Anglia Ruskin University's Twitter page
88 28,931 Edinburgh Napier University Edinburgh Napier University's Twitter page
89 28,623 University of the West of England University of the West of England's Twitter page
90 27,207 Aberystwyth University Aberystwyth University's Twitter page
91 27,013 City, University of London City, University of London's Twitter page
92 26,563 Middlesex University Middlesex University's Twitter page
93 26,320 Royal College of Music Royal College of Music's Twitter page
94 25,115 University of Roehampton University of Roehampton's Twitter page
95 24,858 Cardiff Metropolitan University Cardiff Metropolitan University's Twitter page
96 24,779 London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London's Twitter page
97 24,484 Heriot-Watt University Heriot-Watt University's Twitter page
98 24,208 Royal Holloway, University of London Royal Holloway, University of London's Twitter page
99 24,031 Abertay University Abertay University's Twitter page
100 23,625 Falmouth University Falmouth University's Twitter page
101 23,274 University of East London University of East London's Twitter page
102 23,135 University of Greenwich University of Greenwich's Twitter page
103 22,242 Brunel University London Brunel University London's Twitter page
104 22,103 Newcastle University Newcastle University's Twitter page
105 21,371 The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama's Twitter page
106 21,188 Cranfield University Cranfield University's Twitter page
107 20,433 Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Royal Conservatoire of Scotland's Twitter page
108 19,836 York St John University York St John University's Twitter page
109 19,543 University of Sunderland University of Sunderland's Twitter page
110 19,322 University of Bolton University of Bolton's Twitter page
111 19,227 London South Bank University London South Bank University's Twitter page
112 18,653 London Metropolitan University London Metropolitan University's Twitter page
113 18,329 Wrexham Glyndwr University Wrexham Glyndwr University's Twitter page
114 18,325 University of the West of Scotland University of the West of Scotland's Twitter page
115 18,262 Liverpool Hope University Liverpool Hope University's Twitter page
116 17,907 Canterbury Christ Church University Canterbury Christ Church University's Twitter page
117 17,374 University of Wales Trinity Saint David University of Wales Trinity Saint David's Twitter page
118 17,363 University of Worcester University of Worcester's Twitter page
119 16,527 University of Chichester University of Chichester's Twitter page
120 16,509 Queen Margaret University Queen Margaret University's Twitter page
121 16,297 Royal Veterinary College University of London Royal Veterinary College University of London's Twitter page
122 15,842 University of Cumbria University of Cumbria's Twitter page
123 15,642 Birkbeck, University of London Birkbeck, University of London's Twitter page
124 15,325 Leeds Trinity University Leeds Trinity University's Twitter page
125 15,099 Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts's Twitter page
126 15,066 Royal Northern College of Music Royal Northern College of Music's Twitter page
127 14,721 Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance's Twitter page
128 14,523 Harper Adams University Harper Adams University's Twitter page
129 13,922 University for the Creative Arts University for the Creative Arts's Twitter page
130 13,507 The University of Buckingham The University of Buckingham's Twitter page
131 13,219 University of Bedfordshire University of Bedfordshire's Twitter page
132 12,812 The University of Winchester The University of Winchester's Twitter page
133 12,516 University of the Highlands and Islands University of the Highlands and Islands's Twitter page
134 12,321 Leeds College of Music Leeds College of Music's Twitter page
135 12,300 University of Wales University of Wales's Twitter page
136 12,081 St Mary's University, Twickenham St Mary's University, Twickenham's Twitter page
137 12,070 Rose Bruford College Rose Bruford College's Twitter page
138 11,713 Leeds Arts University Leeds Arts University's Twitter page
139 11,491 Buckinghamshire New University Buckinghamshire New University's Twitter page
140 11,168 University of West London University of West London's Twitter page
141 11,030 Scotland's Rural College Scotland's Rural College's Twitter page
142 11,021 Norwich University of the Arts Norwich University of the Arts's Twitter page
143 9,867 Regent's University London Regent's University London's Twitter page
144 9,305 Arts University Bournemouth Arts University Bournemouth's Twitter page
145 9,251 Royal Agricultural University Royal Agricultural University's Twitter page
146 9,174 St George's, University of London St George's, University of London's Twitter page
147 8,376 Plymouth College of Art Plymouth College of Art's Twitter page
148 8,081 Ravensbourne Ravensbourne's Twitter page
149 7,994 Bishop Grosseteste University Bishop Grosseteste University's Twitter page
150 7,357 Northern School of Contemporary Dance Northern School of Contemporary Dance's Twitter page
151 6,359 School of Advanced Study, University of London School of Advanced Study, University of London's Twitter page
152 5,616 University College Birmingham University College Birmingham's Twitter page
153 5,168 University of St Mark and St John University of St Mark and St John's Twitter page
154 4,429 Newman University, Birmingham Newman University, Birmingham's Twitter page
155 4,235 Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow Caledonian University's Twitter page
156 3,692 Ulster University Ulster University's Twitter page
157 2,685 Heythrop College Heythrop College's Twitter page
158 2,372 Richmond, The American International University in London Richmond, The American International University in London's Twitter page
159 930 European School of Economics European School of Economics's Twitter page
160 28 Southampton Solent University Southampton 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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