36 Best universities for Neuroscience in Spain

Below is the list of best universities in Spain ranked based on their research performance in Neuroscience. A graph of 467K citations received by 9.11K academic papers made by 36 universities in Spain was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. University of Barcelona

For Neuroscience

#49 in Europe
#148 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
64,236

2. Complutense University of Madrid

For Neuroscience

#79 in Europe
#200 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
71,806
Founded
1508

3. Autonomous University of Barcelona

For Neuroscience

#101 in Europe
#250 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
30,926

4. University of Valencia

For Neuroscience

#112 in Europe
#278 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
58,390

5. University of Navarra

For Neuroscience

#115 in Europe
#283 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
12,779
Founded
1952

6. Autonomous University of Madrid

For Neuroscience

#125 in Europe
#300 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1968

7. Miguel Hernandez University of Elche

For Neuroscience

#127 in Europe
#305 in the World
Enrollment
19,900
Founded
1996

8. University of Seville

For Neuroscience

#135 in Europe
#328 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1505

9. Pompeu Fabra University

For Neuroscience

#139 in Europe
#345 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
15,801

10. University of the Basque Country

For Neuroscience

#143 in Europe
#350 in the World
Enrollment
42,500

11. University of Murcia

For Neuroscience

#153 in Europe
#375 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1272

12. University of Granada

For Neuroscience

#173 in Europe
#423 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1531

13. University of Santiago de Compostela

For Neuroscience

#177 in Europe
#430 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1495

14. University of La Laguna

For Neuroscience

#182 in Europe
#445 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1927

15. University of Castilla La Mancha

For Neuroscience

#189 in Europe
#460 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1982

16. University of Salamanca

For Neuroscience

#191 in Europe
#464 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1218

17. University Pablo de Olavide, Seville

For Neuroscience

#201 in Europe
#492 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1997

18. University of Malaga

For Neuroscience

#216 in Europe
#556 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
36,054
Founded
1972

19. University of Cantabria

For Neuroscience

#217 in Europe
#558 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1972

20. University of Oviedo

For Neuroscience

#230 in Europe
#601 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1604

21. Technical University of Madrid

For Neuroscience

#237 in Europe
#617 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1971

22. University of Alcala

For Neuroscience

#239 in Europe
#622 in the World
Enrollment
28,067
Founded
1499

23. James I University

For Neuroscience

#243 in Europe
#636 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
11,735

24. University of A Coruna

For Neuroscience

#275 in Europe
#748 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1989

25. University of Valladolid

For Neuroscience

#280 in Europe
#763 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1346

26. University of Cordoba

For Neuroscience

#296 in Europe
#809 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1972

27. University of the Balearic Islands

For Neuroscience

#305 in Europe
#838 in the World
Enrollment
11,359
Founded
1978

28. University of Alicante

For Neuroscience

#309 in Europe
#849 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1979

29. CEU University of San Pablo

For Neuroscience

#317 in Europe
#869 in the World
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1993

30. University of Saragossa

For Neuroscience

#321 in Europe
#883 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1542

31. University of Cadiz

For Neuroscience

#331 in Europe
#920 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1979

32. Polytechnic University of Valencia

For Neuroscience

#335 in Europe
#938 in the World
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
30,317
Founded
1968

33. University of Vigo

For Neuroscience

#338 in Europe
#950 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1989

34. University King Juan Carlos

For Neuroscience

#351 in Europe
#997 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1996

35. University of Jaen

For Neuroscience

#352 in Europe
#1002 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1993

36. Technical University of Catalonia

For Neuroscience

#353 in Europe
#1009 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
22,397

The best cities to study Neuroscience in Spain based on the number of universities and their ranks are Barcelona, Madrid, Cerdanyola del Valles, and Valencia.