Best Universities for Data Science in Europe

Below is the list of best universities in Europe ranked based on their research performance in Data Science. A graph of 1.8M citations received by 63.5K academic papers made by 398 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 Data Science

#1 in Europe
#10 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1096

For Data Science

#2 in Europe
#11 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

For Data Science

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

For Data Science

#4 in Europe
#32 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
17,565
Founded
1907

For Data Science

#5 in Europe
#35 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

For Data Science

#6 in Europe
#42 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

For Data Science

#7 in Europe
#1 in Belgium
#44 in the World
Enrollment
62,693
Founded
1425

For Data Science

#8 in Europe
#46 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
31,123
Founded
1632

For Data Science

#9 in Europe
#50 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1956

For Data Science

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

For Data Science

#11 in Europe
#57 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

For Data Science

#12 in Europe
#59 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
23,420

For Data Science

#13 in Europe
#62 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

For Data Science

#14 in Europe
#68 in the World
Enrollment
11,449

For Data Science

#15 in Europe
#75 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
24,703
Founded
1842

For Data Science

#16 in Europe
#1 in Italy
#77 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
79,999
Founded
1088

For Data Science

#17 in Europe
#2 in Italy
#78 in the World
Enrollment
43,965
Male:Female
66:34
Founded
1863

For Data Science

#18 in Europe
#81 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1880

For Data Science

#19 in Europe
#88 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Enrollment
27,713
Founded
1575

For Data Science

#20 in Europe
#3 in Italy
#90 in the World
Enrollment
100,155
Founded
1303

For Data Science

#21 in Europe
#1 in Austria
#91 in the World
Enrollment
29,341
Founded
1872

For Data Science

#22 in Europe
#92 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
25,732

For Data Science

#23 in Europe
#95 in the World
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1636

For Data Science

#24 in Europe
#1 in Spain
#97 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1531

For Data Science

#25 in Europe
#100 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1948

For Data Science

#26 in Europe
#2 in Belgium
#104 in the World
Enrollment
41,669
Founded
1817

For Data Science

#27 in Europe
#1 in Germany
#107 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
44,000
Male:Female
63:37
Founded
1868

For Data Science

#28 in Europe
#1 in Greece
#109 in the World
Enrollment
59,370
Founded
2019

For Data Science

#29 in Europe
#2 in Germany
#112 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
23,321
Founded
2009

For Data Science

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

For Data Science

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

For Data Science

#32 in Europe
#120 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

For Data Science

#33 in Europe
#122 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1829

For Data Science

#34 in Europe
#123 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

For Data Science

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

For Data Science

#36 in Europe
#126 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1964

For Data Science

#37 in Europe
#128 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

For Data Science

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

For Data Science

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

For Data Science

#40 in Europe
#132 in the World
Enrollment
170,000
Founded
1836

For Data Science

#41 in Europe
#136 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Data Science

#42 in Europe
#139 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1913

For Data Science

#43 in Europe
#141 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Data Science

#44 in Europe
#1 in Portugal
#146 in the World
Acceptance Rate
59%
Enrollment
29,178
Founded
1911

For Data Science

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

For Data Science

#46 in Europe
#2 in Spain
#150 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1971

For Data Science

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

For Data Science

#48 in Europe
#153 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Data Science

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

For Data Science

#50 in Europe
#156 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1961

For Data Science

#51 in Europe
#5 in Germany
#159 in the World
Enrollment
11,268
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
1966

For Data Science

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

For Data Science

#53 in Europe
#4 in Italy
#162 in the World
Enrollment
65,234
Founded
1924

For Data Science

#54 in Europe
#2 in Austria
#166 in the World
Enrollment
93,628
Founded
1365

For Data Science

#55 in Europe
#6 in Germany
#168 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
44,692
Founded
1780

For Data Science

#56 in Europe
#169 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Data Science

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

For Data Science

#58 in Europe
#172 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1989

For Data Science

#59 in Europe
#174 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

For Data Science

#60 in Europe
#177 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Data Science

#61 in Europe
#179 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Data Science

#62 in Europe
#2 in Greece
#181 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1836

For Data Science

#63 in Europe
#2 in Finland
#183 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
11,440
Founded
2010

For Data Science

#64 in Europe
#1 in Slovenia
#187 in the World
Enrollment
37,874
Founded
1919

For Data Science

#65 in Europe
#3 in Greece
#188 in the World
Enrollment
74
Founded
1925

For Data Science

#66 in Europe
#2 in Denmark
#189 in the World
Enrollment
33,020
Founded
1928

For Data Science

#67 in Europe
#7 in Germany
#193 in the World
Enrollment
31,517
Founded
1828

For Data Science

#68 in Europe
#5 in Italy
#199 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
49,108
Founded
1343

For Data Science

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

For Data Science

#70 in Europe
#202 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

For Data Science

#71 in Europe
#203 in the World
Enrollment
16,919

For Data Science

#72 in Europe
#3 in Denmark
#204 in the World
Enrollment
20,353
Founded
1974

For Data Science

#73 in Europe
#6 in Italy
#205 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1859

For Data Science

#74 in Europe
#1 in Sweden
#206 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1827

For Data Science

#75 in Europe
#2 in Portugal
#210 in the World
Enrollment
19,077
Founded
1973

For Data Science

#76 in Europe
#7 in Italy
#211 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
16,239
Founded
1962

For Data Science

#77 in Europe
#214 in the World
Enrollment
12,819
Founded
1918

For Data Science

#78 in Europe
#9 in Germany
#215 in the World
Enrollment
38,043
Founded
1818

For Data Science

#79 in Europe
#8 in Italy
#216 in the World
Enrollment
78,324
Founded
1224

For Data Science

#80 in Europe
#10 in Germany
#220 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
35,587
Founded
1809

For Data Science

#81 in Europe
#2 in Norway
#221 in the World
Enrollment
26,650
Founded
1811

For Data Science

#82 in Europe
#11 in Germany
#224 in the World
Acceptance Rate
71%
Enrollment
26,457
Founded
1829

For Data Science

#83 in Europe
#3 in Finland
#227 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
2,900
Founded
1958

For Data Science

#84 in Europe
#228 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1966

For Data Science

#85 in Europe
#2 in Ireland
#236 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1989

For Data Science

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

For Data Science

#87 in Europe
#4 in Spain
#242 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
22,397

For Data Science

#88 in Europe
#243 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1968

For Data Science

#89 in Europe
#5 in Spain
#246 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
15,801

For Data Science

#90 in Europe
#6 in Spain
#247 in the World
Enrollment
42,500

For Data Science

#91 in Europe
#248 in the World
Enrollment
18,000
Founded
1976

For Data Science

#92 in Europe
#13 in Germany
#250 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
38,878
Founded
1743

For Data Science

#93 in Europe
#14 in Germany
#252 in the World
Enrollment
14,427
Founded
1993

For Data Science

#94 in Europe
#256 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1823

For Data Science

#95 in Europe
#15 in Germany
#260 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
31,088
Founded
1409

For Data Science

#96 in Europe
#261 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1966

For Data Science

#97 in Europe
#7 in Spain
#262 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
71,806
Founded
1508

For Data Science

#98 in Europe
#263 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1849

For Data Science

#99 in Europe
#1 in Luxembourg
#266 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
2003

For Data Science

#100 in Europe
#268 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413