Check Out Top 200 Universities in Europe – 2021 Ranking (Latest)

Check Out the Top 200 Universities in Europe – 2021 Ranking. Europe is the home to some of the world’s best universities especially the universities in the UK. It is counted among the top in the world, according to uniRank’s World University Rankings 2020.

Many of Europe’s universities are renowned for promoting a global outlook by recruiting international students, faculty and encouraging international collaborations, so you can expect an accommodating atmosphere as well as diversity on campus.

Universities in Europe have always gained a wide reputation for good teaching and excellent research. European universities are highly ranked among international schools and institutions worldwide, and they continue to attract the smartest people to their highly respected and prestigious degree programmes. All these top ranked colleges, universities, law schools, medical schools, and engineering schools have a wide, global reputation and continue to be the top-ranked schools for international students. To go to some of the best universities in the world for your Bachelor’s, Master’s, or Ph.D, you should certainly consider Europe as your destination for the best rankings and widest reputation.

uniRank tries to answer this question of the top universities in Europe by publishing the 2021 European University Ranking of 200 recognized European higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed and/or accredited by the appropriate 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


Rank University Country
1 University of Oxford  gb
2 University of Cambridge  gb
3 University College London  gb
4 Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich  ch
5 The University of Edinburgh  gb
6 Universität Wien  at
7 The University of Manchester  gb
8 The London School of Economics and Political Science  gb
9 University of Glasgow  gb
10 Universidad Complutense de Madrid  es
11 Université de Strasbourg  fr
12 Universidad de Barcelona  es
13 Helsingin yliopisto  fi
14 Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München  de
15 Katholieke Universiteit Leuven  be
16 Imperial College London  gb
17 Freie Universität Berlin  de
18 Moscow State University  ru
19 Universiteit Utrecht  nl
20 Universiteit van Amsterdam  nl
21 Université de Lorraine  fr
22 Københavns Universitet  dk
23 Universitetet i Oslo  no
24 The University of Warwick  gb
25 Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen  de
26 National Research University Higher School of Economics  ru
27 Ruhr-Universität Bochum  de
28 University of Southampton  gb
29 University of Leeds  gb
30 Universidad de La Rioja  es
31 Technische Universität München  de
32 The University of Nottingham  gb
33 University of Liverpool  gb
34 École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne  ch
35 University of Birmingham  gb
36 Newcastle University  gb
37 Kungliga Tekniska högskolan  se
38 Universiteit Leiden  nl
39 Universität Zürich  ch
40 Université de Liège  be
41 Université Clermont Auvergne  fr
42 King’s College London  gb
43 Universidad de Valencia  es
44 Heriot-Watt University  gb
45 Uppsala Universitet  se
46 The University of York  gb
47 Technische Universität Wien  at
48 Lunds Universitet  se
49 Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg  de
50 Technische Universiteit Delft  nl
51 Université de Genève  ch
52 Univerzita Karlova  cz
53 Trinity College Dublin, University of Dublin  ie
54 Université de Lille  fr
55 University of St Andrews  gb
56 Rijksuniversiteit Groningen  nl
57 Politecnico di Milano  it
58 Norges teknisk-naturvitenskaplige universitet  no
59 Universidad Politécnica de Madrid  es
60 Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin  de
61 Université de Paris  fr
62 Universität Hamburg  de
63 Technische Universität Berlin  de
64 Universidad de Granada  es
65 University of Exeter  gb
66 Universidad de Alicante  es
67 Universidad del País Vasco  es
68 Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn  de
69 Università degli Studi di Bologna  it
70 Technische Universität Dresden  de
71 Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz  de
72 Universitetet i Bergen  no
73 Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg  de
74 Universidad Politécnica de València  es
75 Lancaster University  gb
76 Wageningen Universiteit  nl
77 University of Bristol  gb
78 Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main  de
79 The University of Sheffield  gb
80 Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona  es
81 Aarhus Universitet  dk
82 Université Catholique de Louvain  be
83 Aalto-yliopisto  fi
84 Universität Leipzig  de
85 Universiteit Gent  be
86 Universität zu Köln  de
87 Linköpings Universitet  se
88 Universiteit Twente  nl
89 Universidade do Porto  pt
90 Cardiff University  gb
91 Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster  de
92 Queen Mary University of London  gb
93 Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg  de
94 Tampereen yliopisto  fi
95 Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam  nl
96 Uniwersytet Warszawski  pl
97 University of Leicester  gb
98 University of Aberdeen  gb
99 Université Grenoble Alpes  fr
100 Sapienza Università di Roma  it
101 Universität Bern  ch
102 Universidad de Sevilla  es
103 University of Bath  gb
104 Karlsruher Institut für Technologie  de
105 Durham University  gb
106 Göteborgs universitet  se
107 Universidade de Lisboa  pt
108 Leibniz Universität Hannover  de
109 Università degli Studi di Padova  it
110 Masarykova univerzita  cz
111 Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña  es
112 Georg-August-Universität Göttingen  de
113 Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen  de
114 University of Surrey  gb
115 Université de Lausanne  ch
116 University of Reading  gb
117 University of Sussex  gb
118 Sorbonne Université  fr
119 University of East Anglia  gb
120 Universität Stuttgart  de
121 Università degli Studi di Torino  it
122 Università degli Studi di Milano  it
123 Queen’s University Belfast  gb
124 Stockholms universitet  se
125 Technische Universiteit Eindhoven  nl
126 Universität Innsbruck  at
127 University of Strathclyde  gb
128 National and Kapodistrian University of Athens  gr
129 Universidad de Murcia  es
130 Universidad de Salamanca  es
131 Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne  fr
132 University College Dublin  ie
133 Universidad Autónoma de Madrid  es
134 Umeå universitet  se
135 Universidad Pompeu Fabra  es
136 Universidad de Zaragoza  es
137 St. Petersburg State University  ru
138 Universität Kassel  de
139 Danmarks Tekniske Universitet  dk
140 Universität Bremen  de
141 Chalmers tekniska högskola  se
142 Universidade de Coimbra  pt
143 Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena  de
144 Aristotle University of Thessaloniki  gr
145 Aix-Marseille Université  fr
146 Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel  de
147 University of Essex  gb
148 Université de Bordeaux  fr
149 Loughborough University  gb
150 Radboud Universiteit  nl
151 Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1  fr
152 University of Kent  gb
153 University of the Arts London  gb
154 City, University of London  gb
155 University of the Highlands and Islands  gb
156 Eötvös Loránd Tudományegyetem  hu
157 Università degli Studi di Pisa  it
158 Universidad de Navarra  es
159 Uniwersytet Jagiellonski  pl
160 Universität Basel  ch
161 Universidad Carlos III de Madrid  es
162 University College Cork  ie
163 Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration  ru
164 Technische Universität Darmstadt  de
165 Swansea University  gb
166 Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf  de
167 Universität Trier  de
168 University of Dundee  gb
169 Ceské vysoké ucení technické v Praze  cz
170 École Normale Supérieure  fr
171 Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam  nl
172 Universiteit Antwerpen  be
173 University of the West of England  gb
174 Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg  de
175 Philipps-Universität Marburg  de
176 Karolinska Institutet  se
177 Université de Caen Normandie  fr
178 De Montfort University  gb
179 Universität Duisburg-Essen  de
180 Technische Universität Kaiserslautern  de
181 Università degli Studi di Firenze  it
182 Universität Bielefeld  de
183 Universidad de Málaga  es
184 Syddansk Universitet  dk
185 École Normale Supérieure de Lyon  fr
186 Univerza v Ljubljani  si
187 Jyväskylän yliopisto  fi
188 Universität Potsdam  de
189 Aalborg Universitet  dk
190 Universität Regensburg  de
191 Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II  it
192 Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg  de
193 University of Limerick  ie
194 Universität des Saarlandes  de
195 Goldsmiths, University of London  gb
196 Politecnico di Torino  it
197 Tartu Ülikool  ee
198 Université Paris-Saclay  fr
199 Vrije Universiteit Brussel  be
200 Universidad Jaime I  es
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