Best Universities for Entrepreneurship in the World

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EduRank

Below is a list of best universities in the World ranked based on their research performance in Entrepreneurship. A graph of 1.8B citations received by 83.2M academic papers made by 987 universities in the World 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. Erasmus University Rotterdam

For Entrepreneurship

#1 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
53%
Founded
1913

2. Jonkoping University

For Entrepreneurship

#2 in Europe
#1 in Sweden
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
9,567
Founded
1977

3. Babson College

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
25%
Average SAT
1405
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$29,105

4. George Mason University

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1245
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
79%

5. Indiana University - Bloomington

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
79%

6. New York University

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
13%
Average SAT
1510
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$50,991

7. Stanford University

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
4%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$14,402

8. Copenhagen Business School

For Entrepreneurship

#3 in Europe
#1 in Denmark
Acceptance Rate
45%
Founded
1917

9. University of Virginia

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
21%
Average SAT
1440
Average ACT
34
Receiving Aid
63%

11. University of Amsterdam

For Entrepreneurship

#5 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
31,123
Founded
1632

12. Utrecht University

For Entrepreneurship

#6 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
14%
Founded
1636

13. University of Cambridge

For Entrepreneurship

#7 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
21%
Founded
1209

14. Stockholm School of Economics

For Entrepreneurship

#8 in Europe
#2 in Sweden
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
1,830
Founded
1909

15. University of Pennsylvania

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
6%
Average SAT
1525
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$14,578

16. Case Western Reserve University

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
30%
Average SAT
1470
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$38,166

17. University of Nottingham

For Entrepreneurship

#9 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
11%
Founded
1948

18. University of California - Berkeley

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
14%
Receiving Aid
61%
Average Aid
$21,406
Enrollment
45,036

20. University of Warwick

For Entrepreneurship

#10 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

21. University of Sheffield

For Entrepreneurship

#11 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
14%
Founded
1905

22. University of Valencia

For Entrepreneurship

#12 in Europe
#1 in Spain
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
58,390

23. Autonomous University of Barcelona

For Entrepreneurship

#13 in Europe
#2 in Spain
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
30,926

24. Georgia State University

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
100%
Average SAT
1170
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
97%

25. Durham University

For Entrepreneurship

#14 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

26. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
53%
Average SAT
1440
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$40,070

27. Queensland University of Technology

For Entrepreneurship

#1 in Oceania
#1 in Australia
Acceptance Rate
77%
Founded
1989

28. Harvard University

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
4%
Average SAT
1530
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$13,910

29. George Washington University

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
50%
Average SAT
1400
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$31,240

30. Syracuse University

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
59%
Average SAT
1310
Average ACT
30
Net Price
$43,545

31. University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1400
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
82%

32. University of Strathclyde

For Entrepreneurship

#15 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
42%
Founded
1964

33. Imperial College London

For Entrepreneurship

#16 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
17,565
Founded
1907

34. University of North Carolina at Greensboro

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1178
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
86%

35. McGill University

For Entrepreneurship

#1 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
47%
Enrollment
40,036
Founded
1821

36. EMLYON Business School

For Entrepreneurship

#17 in Europe
#1 in France
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
9,000
Founded
1872

37. University of Toronto

For Entrepreneurship

#2 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
95,055
Founded
1827

38. Polytechnic University of Milan

For Entrepreneurship

#18 in Europe
#1 in Italy
Acceptance Rate
28%
Enrollment
48,645
Male:Female
65:35
Founded
1863

39. Georgia Institute of Technology

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1405
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
72%

40. University of Maryland - College Park

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
52%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
68%

42. University of Alberta

For Entrepreneurship

#3 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
58%
Founded
1908

43. University of Oxford

For Entrepreneurship

#20 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
18%
Founded
1096

44. Lancaster University

For Entrepreneurship

#21 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
19%
Founded
1964

45. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
20%
Average SAT
1260
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
60%

46. Bocconi University

For Entrepreneurship

#22 in Europe
#2 in Italy
Acceptance Rate
38%
Founded
1902

47. University of Seville

For Entrepreneurship

#23 in Europe
#3 in Spain
Acceptance Rate
75%
Founded
1505

48. University of Bologna

For Entrepreneurship

#24 in Europe
#3 in Italy
Acceptance Rate
73%
Enrollment
79,999
Founded
1088

49. University of Beira Interior

For Entrepreneurship

#25 in Europe
#1 in Portugal
Acceptance Rate
81%
Founded
1986

50. Western University

For Entrepreneurship

#4 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
58%
Enrollment
27,300
Founded
1878

51. Lund University

For Entrepreneurship

#26 in Europe
#3 in Sweden
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
40,000
Founded
1666

52. Texas A&M University - College Station

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
64%
Average SAT
1260
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
78%

53. University of Southern Denmark

For Entrepreneurship

#27 in Europe
#2 in Denmark
Acceptance Rate
59%
Founded
1966

55. Arizona State University - Tempe

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
88%
Receiving Aid
92%
Average Aid
$12,201
Enrollment
77,881

56. Massachusetts Institute of Technology

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
4%
Net Price
$30,958
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$32,562

57. University of Chicago

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
6%
Average SAT
1545
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$33,727

58. Ohio State University

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1345
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
83%

59. University of Calgary

For Entrepreneurship

#5 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1966

60. Friedrich Schiller University of Jena

For Entrepreneurship

#29 in Europe
#1 in Germany
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
18,219
Founded
1558

61. University of Tehran

For Entrepreneurship

#2 in Asia
#1 in Iran
Acceptance Rate
12%
Enrollment
52,588
Founded
1934

62. Boston University

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
19%
Average SAT
1440
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$25,852

63. University of Queensland

For Entrepreneurship

#2 in Oceania
#2 in Australia
Enrollment
48,771
Founded
1909

64. University of Southern California

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
13%
Average SAT
1475
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$26,021

65. University of Reading

For Entrepreneurship

#30 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
86%
Founded
1892

66. University of Wisconsin - Madison

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
60%
Average SAT
1410
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
64%

67. Columbia University

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
4%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$12,411

68. University of Sussex

For Entrepreneurship

#31 in Europe
Enrollment
17,319
Male:Female
44:56
Founded
1961

69. University of Washington - Seattle

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
53%
Receiving Aid
54%
Average Aid
$15,895
Enrollment
52,434

70. Baylor University

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1255
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$46,039

71. La Trobe University

For Entrepreneurship

#3 in Oceania
#3 in Australia
Acceptance Rate
100%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1964

72. London Business School

For Entrepreneurship

#32 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
35%
Founded
1964

73. Leuphana University of Luneburg

For Entrepreneurship

#33 in Europe
#2 in Germany
Enrollment
9,076
Founded
1946

74. University of California - Santa Cruz

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
59%
Receiving Aid
63%
Average Aid
$19,199
Enrollment
19,841

75. Pennsylvania State University

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
55%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$8,719
Enrollment
40,363

76. Texas Tech University

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
68%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
84%

77. University of California - Los Angeles

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
11%
Receiving Aid
56%
Average Aid
$17,592
Enrollment
46,116

78. University of Southampton

For Entrepreneurship

#34 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

79. University of Colorado Boulder

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
65%

81. KTH Royal Institute of Technology

For Entrepreneurship

#36 in Europe
#4 in Sweden
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
14,278
Founded
1827

82. Duke University

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
6%
Average SAT
1513
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,297

83. Michigan State University

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
83%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
72%

84. Catholic University of Leuven

For Entrepreneurship

#37 in Europe
#1 in Belgium
Enrollment
62,693
Founded
1425

85. Zhejiang University

For Entrepreneurship

#3 in Asia
#1 in China
Enrollment
60,739
Founded
1897

86. University of Groningen

For Entrepreneurship

#38 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
34,000
Founded
1614

87. University of Texas at Austin

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
29%
Average SAT
1365
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
71%

88. University of Bergamo

For Entrepreneurship

#39 in Europe
#4 in Italy
Acceptance Rate
73%
Founded
1968

89. York University

For Entrepreneurship

#6 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
53,000
Founded
1959

90. Florida State University

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1260
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
96%

91. Maastricht University

For Entrepreneurship

#40 in Europe
Enrollment
18,000
Founded
1976

92. University of Illinois at Chicago

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
81%

93. Aalto University

For Entrepreneurship

#41 in Europe
#2 in Finland
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
11,440
Founded
2010

95. University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
60%
Average SAT
1415
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
85%

96. Florida International University

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
64%
Average SAT
1150
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
96%

97. Swinburne University of Technology

For Entrepreneurship

#5 in Oceania
#4 in Australia
Acceptance Rate
70%
Founded
1908

98. Technical University of Munich

For Entrepreneurship

#42 in Europe
#3 in Germany
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
44,000
Male:Female
63:37
Founded
1868

99. University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
20%
Receiving Aid
70%
Average Aid
$16,326
Enrollment
50,278

100. Rutgers University - New Brunswick

For Entrepreneurship

Acceptance Rate
68%
Average SAT
1355
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
69%