Best Universities for Chemistry in Europe

Below is the list of best universities in Europe ranked based on their research performance in Chemistry. A graph of 74.1M citations received by 2.2M academic papers made by 977 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 Chemistry

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

For Chemistry

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

For Chemistry

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

For Chemistry

#5 in Europe
#1 in Belgium
#41 in the World
Enrollment
62,693
Founded
1425

For Chemistry

#6 in Europe
#43 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
23,420

For Chemistry

#7 in Europe
#45 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

For Chemistry

#8 in Europe
#59 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
24,703
Founded
1842

For Chemistry

#9 in Europe
#1 in Denmark
#73 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1829

For Chemistry

#10 in Europe
#1 in Germany
#74 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
50,918
Founded
1472

For Chemistry

#11 in Europe
#1 in Greece
#83 in the World
Enrollment
59,370
Founded
2019

For Chemistry

#12 in Europe
#2 in Germany
#87 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
44,000
Male:Female
63:37
Founded
1868

For Chemistry

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

For Chemistry

#14 in Europe
#3 in Germany
#89 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
44,517
Founded
1870

For Chemistry

#15 in Europe
#2 in Belgium
#93 in the World
Enrollment
41,669
Founded
1817

For Chemistry

#16 in Europe
#4 in Germany
#94 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
23,321
Founded
2009

For Chemistry

#17 in Europe
#1 in Sweden
#95 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
40,000
Founded
1666

For Chemistry

#18 in Europe
#97 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

For Chemistry

#19 in Europe
#100 in the World
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1636

For Chemistry

#20 in Europe
#5 in Germany
#102 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
38,878
Founded
1743

For Chemistry

#21 in Europe
#1 in France
#104 in the World
Enrollment
2,400
Founded
1794

For Chemistry

#22 in Europe
#109 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

For Chemistry

#23 in Europe
#110 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

For Chemistry

#24 in Europe
#111 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1948

For Chemistry

#25 in Europe
#2 in Sweden
#119 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1477

For Chemistry

#26 in Europe
#3 in Sweden
#123 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1827

For Chemistry

#27 in Europe
#128 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

For Chemistry

#28 in Europe
#129 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

For Chemistry

#29 in Europe
#137 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

For Chemistry

#30 in Europe
#4 in Sweden
#149 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
10,300
Founded
1829

For Chemistry

#31 in Europe
#154 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1956

For Chemistry

#32 in Europe
#1 in Spain
#155 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
64,236

For Chemistry

#33 in Europe
#6 in Germany
#158 in the World
Acceptance Rate
71%
Enrollment
26,457
Founded
1829

For Chemistry

#34 in Europe
#1 in Italy
#159 in the World
Enrollment
65,234
Founded
1924

For Chemistry

#35 in Europe
#2 in Denmark
#160 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1479

For Chemistry

#36 in Europe
#2 in Spain
#161 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
71,806
Founded
1508

For Chemistry

#37 in Europe
#7 in Germany
#162 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
44,692
Founded
1780

For Chemistry

#38 in Europe
#8 in Germany
#167 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
33,577
Founded
1946

For Chemistry

#39 in Europe
#2 in Italy
#169 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
79,999
Founded
1088

For Chemistry

#40 in Europe
#9 in Germany
#170 in the World
Enrollment
31,619
Founded
1734

For Chemistry

#41 in Europe
#3 in Italy
#174 in the World
Enrollment
62,876
Founded
1222

For Chemistry

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

For Chemistry

#43 in Europe
#4 in Italy
#178 in the World
Enrollment
100,155
Founded
1303

For Chemistry

#44 in Europe
#10 in Germany
#181 in the World
Acceptance Rate
33%
Enrollment
24,391
Founded
1457

For Chemistry

#45 in Europe
#1 in Finland
#189 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
31,312
Founded
1640

For Chemistry

#46 in Europe
#11 in Germany
#193 in the World
Enrollment
42,954
Founded
1962

For Chemistry

#47 in Europe
#194 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
31,123
Founded
1632

For Chemistry

#48 in Europe
#195 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
34,000
Founded
1614

For Chemistry

#49 in Europe
#3 in Denmark
#196 in the World
Enrollment
33,020
Founded
1928

For Chemistry

#50 in Europe
#12 in Germany
#199 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
28,413
Founded
1386

For Chemistry

#51 in Europe
#13 in Germany
#205 in the World
Enrollment
31,517
Founded
1828

For Chemistry

#52 in Europe
#209 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

For Chemistry

#53 in Europe
#14 in Germany
#213 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
28,515
Male:Female
41:59
Founded
1477

For Chemistry

#54 in Europe
#1 in Austria
#214 in the World
Enrollment
93,628
Founded
1365

For Chemistry

#55 in Europe
#2 in France
#217 in the World
Enrollment
50,174
Founded
1441

For Chemistry

#56 in Europe
#219 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
25,732

For Chemistry

#57 in Europe
#5 in Sweden
#223 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
33,147
Founded
1878

For Chemistry

#58 in Europe
#2 in Austria
#225 in the World
Enrollment
29,341
Founded
1872

For Chemistry

#59 in Europe
#15 in Germany
#226 in the World
Enrollment
43,957
Founded
1919

For Chemistry

#60 in Europe
#6 in Sweden
#228 in the World
Enrollment
6,000
Founded
1861

For Chemistry

#61 in Europe
#231 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1583

For Chemistry

#62 in Europe
#16 in Germany
#234 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
18,219
Founded
1558

For Chemistry

#63 in Europe
#17 in Germany
#235 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1948

For Chemistry

#64 in Europe
#3 in France
#236 in the World
Enrollment
35,037
Founded
1150

For Chemistry

#65 in Europe
#18 in Germany
#239 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
33,132
Founded
1946

For Chemistry

#66 in Europe
#3 in Spain
#240 in the World
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
30,317
Founded
1968

For Chemistry

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

For Chemistry

#68 in Europe
#3 in Belgium
#244 in the World
Enrollment
30,824
Founded
1425

For Chemistry

#69 in Europe
#245 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
18,857
Male:Female
53:47
Founded
1966

For Chemistry

#70 in Europe
#19 in Germany
#246 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
28,878
Male:Female
41:59
Founded
1402

For Chemistry

#71 in Europe
#247 in the World
Enrollment
12,819
Founded
1918

For Chemistry

#72 in Europe
#248 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1967

For Chemistry

#73 in Europe
#253 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

For Chemistry

#74 in Europe
#256 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413

For Chemistry

#75 in Europe
#1 in Norway
#257 in the World
Acceptance Rate
39%
Enrollment
42,031
Founded
1996

For Chemistry

#76 in Europe
#4 in France
#258 in the World
Enrollment
31,400
Founded
2014

For Chemistry

#77 in Europe
#1 in Portugal
#259 in the World
Enrollment
13,000
Founded
1973

For Chemistry

#78 in Europe
#20 in Germany
#260 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
24,758
Founded
1527

For Chemistry

#79 in Europe
#4 in Belgium
#266 in the World
Enrollment
25,421
Founded
1817

For Chemistry

#80 in Europe
#5 in Italy
#267 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1321

For Chemistry

#81 in Europe
#269 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

For Chemistry

#82 in Europe
#2 in Greece
#270 in the World
Enrollment
74
Founded
1925

For Chemistry

#83 in Europe
#271 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1961

For Chemistry

#84 in Europe
#4 in Spain
#272 in the World
Enrollment
42,500

For Chemistry

#85 in Europe
#5 in France
#273 in the World
Enrollment
49,000
Founded
1289

For Chemistry

#86 in Europe
#2 in Portugal
#278 in the World
Acceptance Rate
59%
Enrollment
29,178
Founded
1911

For Chemistry

#87 in Europe
#2 in Norway
#280 in the World
Enrollment
26,650
Founded
1811

For Chemistry

#88 in Europe
#1 in Ireland
#281 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1592

For Chemistry

#89 in Europe
#284 in the World
Enrollment
12,811

For Chemistry

#90 in Europe
#291 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
17,744

For Chemistry

#91 in Europe
#292 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Chemistry

#92 in Europe
#21 in Germany
#293 in the World
Enrollment
25,277
Founded
1665

For Chemistry

#93 in Europe
#6 in Italy
#294 in the World
Enrollment
43,965
Male:Female
66:34
Founded
1863

For Chemistry

#94 in Europe
#22 in Germany
#297 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
13,300
Founded
1972

For Chemistry

#95 in Europe
#23 in Germany
#298 in the World
Enrollment
38,043
Founded
1818

For Chemistry

#96 in Europe
#7 in Sweden
#302 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
32,000
Founded
1975

For Chemistry

#97 in Europe
#303 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Enrollment
27,713
Founded
1575

For Chemistry

#98 in Europe
#24 in Germany
#311 in the World
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
25,840
Founded
1877

For Chemistry

#99 in Europe
#25 in Germany
#315 in the World
Enrollment
21,558
Founded
1962

For Chemistry

#100 in Europe
#7 in Italy
#319 in the World
Enrollment
78,324
Founded
1224