Best Universities for Paleontology in Europe

Below is the list of best universities in Europe ranked based on their research performance in Paleontology. A graph of 1.78M citations received by 45.7K academic papers made by 261 universities in Europe 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.

For Paleontology

#1 in Europe
#1 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1209

For Paleontology

#2 in Europe
#4 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1096

For Paleontology

#3 in Europe
#6 in the World
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1636

For Paleontology

#4 in Europe
#7 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

For Paleontology

#5 in Europe
#13 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1849

For Paleontology

#6 in Europe
#1 in Denmark
#16 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1479

For Paleontology

#7 in Europe
#18 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

For Paleontology

#8 in Europe
#1 in Norway
#20 in the World
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
16,900
Founded
1946

For Paleontology

#9 in Europe
#21 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

For Paleontology

#10 in Europe
#1 in Germany
#23 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
28,515
Male:Female
41:59
Founded
1477

For Paleontology

#11 in Europe
#32 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

For Paleontology

#12 in Europe
#1 in Spain
#33 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
71,806
Founded
1508

For Paleontology

#13 in Europe
#34 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

For Paleontology

#14 in Europe
#36 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
28,693
Founded
1881

For Paleontology

#15 in Europe
#38 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1583

For Paleontology

#16 in Europe
#2 in Norway
#40 in the World
Enrollment
26,650
Founded
1811

For Paleontology

#17 in Europe
#41 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Enrollment
24,409
Male:Female
46:54
Founded
1957

For Paleontology

#18 in Europe
#2 in Spain
#44 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
64,236

For Paleontology

#19 in Europe
#1 in Sweden
#46 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1477

For Paleontology

#20 in Europe
#47 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1880

For Paleontology

#21 in Europe
#2 in Germany
#51 in the World
Enrollment
19,234
Founded
1971

For Paleontology

#22 in Europe
#1 in France
#52 in the World
Enrollment
49,000
Founded
1289

For Paleontology

#23 in Europe
#1 in Italy
#54 in the World
Enrollment
65,234
Founded
1924

For Paleontology

#24 in Europe
#1 in Russia
#58 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1755

For Paleontology

#25 in Europe
#3 in Spain
#59 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1531

For Paleontology

#26 in Europe
#61 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
23,420

For Paleontology

#27 in Europe
#2 in Sweden
#63 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
33,147
Founded
1878

For Paleontology

#28 in Europe
#3 in Sweden
#64 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
40,000
Founded
1666

For Paleontology

#29 in Europe
#65 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

For Paleontology

#30 in Europe
#68 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
17,565
Founded
1907

For Paleontology

#31 in Europe
#69 in the World
Enrollment
16,919

For Paleontology

#32 in Europe
#1 in Belgium
#74 in the World
Enrollment
25,421
Founded
1817

For Paleontology

#33 in Europe
#2 in Italy
#75 in the World
Enrollment
100,155
Founded
1303

For Paleontology

#34 in Europe
#3 in Germany
#76 in the World
Enrollment
25,277
Founded
1665

For Paleontology

#35 in Europe
#2 in France
#80 in the World
Enrollment
35,037
Founded
1150

For Paleontology

#36 in Europe
#4 in Spain
#81 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1542

For Paleontology

#37 in Europe
#82 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Paleontology

#38 in Europe
#1 in Poland
#85 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
42,700
Founded
1816

For Paleontology

#39 in Europe
#1 in Austria
#86 in the World
Enrollment
93,628
Founded
1365

For Paleontology

#40 in Europe
#87 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

For Paleontology

#41 in Europe
#90 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

For Paleontology

#42 in Europe
#4 in Germany
#91 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1948

For Paleontology

#43 in Europe
#98 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1495

For Paleontology

#44 in Europe
#3 in France
#100 in the World
Enrollment
38,456
Founded
1809

For Paleontology

#45 in Europe
#2 in Denmark
#101 in the World
Enrollment
33,020
Founded
1928

For Paleontology

#46 in Europe
#3 in Italy
#106 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
79,999
Founded
1088

For Paleontology

#47 in Europe
#109 in the World
Enrollment
18,576

For Paleontology

#48 in Europe
#110 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
25,732

For Paleontology

#49 in Europe
#5 in Germany
#116 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
50,918
Founded
1472

For Paleontology

#50 in Europe
#4 in Italy
#118 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1321

For Paleontology

#51 in Europe
#6 in Germany
#125 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
38,878
Founded
1743

For Paleontology

#52 in Europe
#4 in France
#127 in the World
Enrollment
50,174
Founded
1441

For Paleontology

#53 in Europe
#7 in Germany
#128 in the World
Enrollment
42,954
Founded
1962

For Paleontology

#54 in Europe
#134 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

For Paleontology

#55 in Europe
#5 in Italy
#142 in the World
Enrollment
62,876
Founded
1222

For Paleontology

#56 in Europe
#2 in Belgium
#143 in the World
Enrollment
41,669
Founded
1817

For Paleontology

#57 in Europe
#8 in Germany
#144 in the World
Enrollment
31,619
Founded
1734

For Paleontology

#58 in Europe
#5 in Spain
#147 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
30,926

For Paleontology

#59 in Europe
#2 in Poland
#148 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
41,661
Founded
1364

For Paleontology

#60 in Europe
#151 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1872

For Paleontology

#61 in Europe
#1 in Hungary
#152 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
2,800
Founded
1635

For Paleontology

#62 in Europe
#155 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
17,744

For Paleontology

#63 in Europe
#157 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

For Paleontology

#64 in Europe
#9 in Germany
#159 in the World
Enrollment
20,878
Founded
1991

For Paleontology

#65 in Europe
#1 in Ireland
#160 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
33,321
Founded
1854

For Paleontology

#66 in Europe
#161 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Paleontology

#67 in Europe
#10 in Germany
#163 in the World
Enrollment
38,043
Founded
1818

For Paleontology

#68 in Europe
#6 in Spain
#164 in the World
Enrollment
42,500

For Paleontology

#69 in Europe
#165 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Paleontology

#70 in Europe
#5 in France
#166 in the World
Enrollment
2,400
Founded
1794

For Paleontology

#71 in Europe
#11 in Germany
#169 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
49,382
Male:Female
39:61
Founded
1388

For Paleontology

#72 in Europe
#174 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
31,123
Founded
1632

For Paleontology

#73 in Europe
#175 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413

For Paleontology

#74 in Europe
#6 in France
#180 in the World
Enrollment
78,000
Founded
2012

For Paleontology

#75 in Europe
#12 in Germany
#181 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
46,429
Founded
1914

For Paleontology

#76 in Europe
#13 in Germany
#182 in the World
Enrollment
43,957
Founded
1919

For Paleontology

#77 in Europe
#14 in Germany
#185 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
33,132
Founded
1946

For Paleontology

#78 in Europe
#6 in Italy
#186 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
49,108
Founded
1343

For Paleontology

#79 in Europe
#187 in the World
Enrollment
12,811

For Paleontology

#80 in Europe
#7 in France
#189 in the World
Enrollment
34,169
Founded
1722

For Paleontology

#81 in Europe
#15 in Germany
#191 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
35,587
Founded
1809

For Paleontology

#82 in Europe
#3 in Belgium
#192 in the World
Enrollment
62,693
Founded
1425

For Paleontology

#83 in Europe
#16 in Germany
#193 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
44,692
Founded
1780

For Paleontology

#84 in Europe
#3 in Norway
#194 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1968

For Paleontology

#85 in Europe
#7 in Italy
#196 in the World
Enrollment
22,800
Founded
1391

For Paleontology

#86 in Europe
#8 in France
#205 in the World
Enrollment
31,400
Founded
2014

For Paleontology

#87 in Europe
#211 in the World
Enrollment
170,000
Founded
1836

For Paleontology

#88 in Europe
#212 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Paleontology

#89 in Europe
#217 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1823

For Paleontology

#90 in Europe
#2 in Ireland
#219 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1592

For Paleontology

#91 in Europe
#7 in Spain
#220 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1218

For Paleontology

#92 in Europe
#224 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
10,366

For Paleontology

#93 in Europe
#9 in France
#225 in the World
Enrollment
25,078
Founded
1431

For Paleontology

#94 in Europe
#10 in France
#227 in the World
Acceptance Rate
83%
Enrollment
16,629
Founded
1962

For Paleontology

#95 in Europe
#8 in Italy
#228 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1117

For Paleontology

#96 in Europe
#8 in Spain
#232 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1604

For Paleontology

#97 in Europe
#17 in Germany
#235 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
28,878
Male:Female
41:59
Founded
1402

For Paleontology

#98 in Europe
#237 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Paleontology

#99 in Europe
#9 in Italy
#239 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1240

For Paleontology

#100 in Europe
#241 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849