51 Best universities for Polymer science and Plastics engineering in the United Kingdom

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Below is a list of best universities in the United Kingdom ranked based on their research performance in Polymer science and Plastics engineering. A graph of 146M citations received by 5.15M academic papers made by 51 universities in the United Kingdom 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 Manchester

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#2 in Europe
#18 in the World
Founded
1824

2. University of Cambridge

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#3 in Europe
#21 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Founded
1209

3. University of Leeds

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#4 in Europe
#23 in the World
Founded
1904

4. Imperial College London

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

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

5. University of Birmingham

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#10 in Europe
#37 in the World
Founded
1900

6. University of Bristol

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#11 in Europe
#45 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
27,513
Founded
1909

7. University of Sheffield

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#17 in Europe
#60 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Founded
1905

8. University of Reading

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#24 in Europe
#75 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Founded
1892

9. University of Oxford

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#27 in Europe
#82 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Founded
1096

10. University of Nottingham

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#34 in Europe
#96 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Founded
1948

11. University of Liverpool

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

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

12. University of Warwick

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#41 in Europe
#121 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

13. University of Sussex

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#46 in Europe
#134 in the World
Enrollment
17,319
Male:Female
44:56
Founded
1961

14. Durham University

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#47 in Europe
#142 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

15. Loughborough University

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#49 in Europe
#145 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
19,449
Founded
1966

16. University of Surrey

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#54 in Europe
#157 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
16,900
Founded
1966

17. Cranfield University

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#55 in Europe
#158 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
4,825
Founded
1993

18. University of Strathclyde

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#67 in Europe
#184 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Founded
1964

19. University College London

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#72 in Europe
#196 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

20. University of Southampton

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#75 in Europe
#205 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

21. Queen Mary University of London

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#82 in Europe
#222 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Founded
1989

22. University of Glasgow

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#85 in Europe
#230 in the World
Founded
1451

23. University of Edinburgh

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#87 in Europe
#235 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Founded
1583

24. University of York

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#95 in Europe
#255 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Founded
1963

25. King's College London

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#100 in Europe
#266 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Founded
1829

26. University of Bath

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#104 in Europe
#279 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Enrollment
18,857
Male:Female
53:47
Founded
1966

27. Newcastle University

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#110 in Europe
#298 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Founded
1963

28. University of London

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#120 in Europe
#327 in the World
Enrollment
50,000
Founded
1836

29. Cardiff University

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#126 in Europe
#340 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Founded
1997

30. Aston University

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#130 in Europe
#348 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Founded
1895

31. University of St Andrews

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#142 in Europe
#374 in the World
Enrollment
10,425
Founded
1413

32. University of Exeter

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#143 in Europe
#380 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Founded
1955

33. Queen's University Belfast

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#148 in Europe
#390 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Founded
1849

34. University of Bradford

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#156 in Europe
#408 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Founded
1966

35. Heriot-Watt University

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#158 in Europe
#413 in the World
Founded
1966

36. University of Bolton

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#160 in Europe
#421 in the World
Founded
2004

37. University of Hull

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#185 in Europe
#473 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Founded
1954

38. University of Salford

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#190 in Europe
#480 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Founded
1967

39. London Metropolitan University

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#194 in Europe
#492 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Founded
1848

40. University of Aberdeen

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#195 in Europe
#496 in the World
Founded
1495

41. Lancaster University

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#205 in Europe
#538 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Founded
1964

42. Swansea University

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#210 in Europe
#546 in the World
Founded
1920

43. Brunel University London

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#212 in Europe
#550 in the World
Acceptance Rate
54%
Founded
1966

44. University of Wales

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#214 in Europe
#554 in the World
Founded
1893

45. University of Stirling

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#230 in Europe
#602 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1967

46. Bangor University

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#241 in Europe
#627 in the World
Enrollment
11,270
Founded
1884

47. University of Kent

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#248 in Europe
#651 in the World
Founded
1965

48. Manchester Metropolitan University

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#249 in Europe
#655 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Founded
1992

49. Ulster University

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#259 in Europe
#685 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Founded
1968

50. University of East Anglia

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#261 in Europe
#690 in the World
Acceptance Rate
22%
Founded
1963

51. Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London

For Polymer science and Plastics engineering

#274 in Europe
#720 in the World
Founded
1932

The best cities to study Polymer science and Plastics engineering in the United Kingdom based on the number of universities and their ranks are Manchester, Cambridge, Leeds, and London.