100 Best universities for Computer Science in the United Kingdom

Below is the list of best universities in the United Kingdom ranked based on their research performance in Computer Science. A graph of 15.9M citations received by 366K academic papers made by 129 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.

For Computer Science

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

For Computer Science

#2 in the United Kingdom
#2 in Europe
#13 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1209

For Computer Science

#3 in the United Kingdom
#3 in Europe
#14 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

For Computer Science

#4 in the United Kingdom
#5 in Europe
#42 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
17,565
Founded
1907

For Computer Science

#5 in the United Kingdom
#7 in Europe
#48 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1583

For Computer Science

#6 in the United Kingdom
#11 in Europe
#59 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

For Computer Science

#7 in the United Kingdom
#14 in Europe
#85 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

For Computer Science

#8 in the United Kingdom
#20 in Europe
#106 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1829

For Computer Science

#9 in the United Kingdom
#21 in Europe
#107 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

For Computer Science

#10 in the United Kingdom
#23 in Europe
#109 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

For Computer Science

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

For Computer Science

#12 in the United Kingdom
#25 in Europe
#114 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Computer Science

#13 in the United Kingdom
#28 in Europe
#122 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

For Computer Science

#14 in the United Kingdom
#35 in Europe
#142 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

For Computer Science

#15 in the United Kingdom
#42 in Europe
#164 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

For Computer Science

#16 in the United Kingdom
#45 in Europe
#170 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
16,900
Founded
1966

For Computer Science

#17 in the United Kingdom
#48 in Europe
#178 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1964

For Computer Science

#18 in the United Kingdom
#50 in Europe
#180 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1989

For Computer Science

#19 in the United Kingdom
#55 in Europe
#194 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

For Computer Science

#20 in the United Kingdom
#56 in Europe
#196 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

For Computer Science

#21 in the United Kingdom
#63 in Europe
#214 in the World
Enrollment
17,319
Male:Female
44:56
Founded
1961

For Computer Science

#22 in the United Kingdom
#67 in Europe
#219 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Computer Science

#23 in the United Kingdom
#70 in Europe
#224 in the World
Enrollment
170,000
Founded
1836

For Computer Science

#24 in the United Kingdom
#87 in Europe
#260 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

For Computer Science

#25 in the United Kingdom
#88 in Europe
#262 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
28,693
Founded
1881

For Computer Science

#26 in the United Kingdom
#91 in Europe
#269 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1966

For Computer Science

#27 in the United Kingdom
#101 in Europe
#302 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1964

For Computer Science

#28 in the United Kingdom
#104 in Europe
#305 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Computer Science

#29 in the United Kingdom
#115 in Europe
#324 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1495

For Computer Science

#30 in the United Kingdom
#117 in Europe
#331 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413

For Computer Science

#31 in the United Kingdom
#123 in Europe
#344 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Computer Science

#32 in the United Kingdom
#129 in Europe
#362 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1967

For Computer Science

#33 in the United Kingdom
#130 in Europe
#363 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Computer Science

#34 in the United Kingdom
#136 in Europe
#375 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Enrollment
24,409
Male:Female
46:54
Founded
1957

For Computer Science

#35 in the United Kingdom
#139 in Europe
#379 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Computer Science

#36 in the United Kingdom
#144 in Europe
#393 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1965

For Computer Science

#37 in the United Kingdom
#148 in Europe
#400 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1968

For Computer Science

#38 in the United Kingdom
#154 in Europe
#408 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1849

For Computer Science

#39 in the United Kingdom
#155 in Europe
#409 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1964

For Computer Science

#40 in the United Kingdom
#158 in Europe
#416 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1823

For Computer Science

#41 in the United Kingdom
#159 in Europe
#420 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Computer Science

#42 in the United Kingdom
#166 in Europe
#436 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#43 in the United Kingdom
#175 in Europe
#451 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#44 in the United Kingdom
#178 in Europe
#462 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
18,857
Male:Female
53:47
Founded
1966

For Computer Science

#45 in the United Kingdom
#187 in Europe
#478 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1966

For Computer Science

#46 in the United Kingdom
#206 in Europe
#522 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Computer Science

#47 in the United Kingdom
#208 in Europe
#531 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1993

For Computer Science

#48 in the United Kingdom
#211 in Europe
#538 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#49 in the United Kingdom
#214 in Europe
#542 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1966

For Computer Science

#50 in the United Kingdom
#215 in Europe
#543 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1967

For Computer Science

#51 in the United Kingdom
#220 in Europe
#551 in the World
Enrollment
11,270
Founded
1884

For Computer Science

#52 in the United Kingdom
#228 in Europe
#567 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Computer Science

#53 in the United Kingdom
#233 in Europe
#583 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1920

For Computer Science

#54 in the United Kingdom
#235 in Europe
#587 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1962

For Computer Science

#55 in the United Kingdom
#239 in Europe
#594 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Computer Science

#56 in the United Kingdom
#246 in Europe
#606 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1967

For Computer Science

#57 in the United Kingdom
#255 in Europe
#629 in the World
Enrollment
30,732
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#58 in the United Kingdom
#256 in Europe
#630 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#59 in the United Kingdom
#266 in Europe
#656 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#60 in the United Kingdom
#272 in Europe
#678 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#61 in the United Kingdom
#277 in Europe
#686 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#62 in the United Kingdom
#278 in Europe
#688 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1973

For Computer Science

#63 in the United Kingdom
#280 in Europe
#691 in the World
Enrollment
14,293
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#64 in the United Kingdom
#285 in Europe
#710 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#65 in the United Kingdom
#297 in Europe
#746 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1872

For Computer Science

#66 in the United Kingdom
#298 in Europe
#747 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#67 in the United Kingdom
#305 in Europe
#761 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1954

For Computer Science

#68 in the United Kingdom
#309 in Europe
#770 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#69 in the United Kingdom
#310 in Europe
#773 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1893

For Computer Science

#70 in the United Kingdom
#318 in Europe
#794 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1865

For Computer Science

#71 in the United Kingdom
#321 in Europe
#810 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#72 in the United Kingdom
#323 in Europe
#817 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
22,980
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#73 in the United Kingdom
#333 in Europe
#849 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#74 in the United Kingdom
#336 in Europe
#863 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#75 in the United Kingdom
#337 in Europe
#866 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1993

For Computer Science

#76 in the United Kingdom
#338 in Europe
#868 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
19,000
Founded
1838

For Computer Science

#77 in the United Kingdom
#356 in Europe
#929 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#78 in the United Kingdom
#362 in Europe
#958 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1904

For Computer Science

#79 in the United Kingdom
#366 in Europe
#970 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1890

For Computer Science

#80 in the United Kingdom
#372 in Europe
#986 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#81 in the United Kingdom
#375 in Europe
#1001 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2006

For Computer Science

#82 in the United Kingdom
#378 in Europe
#1012 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#83 in the United Kingdom
#379 in Europe
#1015 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
15,555
Founded
1897

For Computer Science

#84 in the United Kingdom
#382 in Europe
#1021 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#85 in the United Kingdom
#384 in Europe
#1027 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#86 in the United Kingdom
#395 in Europe
#1087 in the World
Acceptance Rate
22%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#87 in the United Kingdom
#410 in Europe
#1125 in the World
Enrollment
19,090
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#88 in the United Kingdom
#430 in Europe
#1198 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#89 in the United Kingdom
#437 in Europe
#1225 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Computer Science

#90 in the United Kingdom
#440 in Europe
#1248 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#91 in the United Kingdom
#441 in Europe
#1250 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#92 in the United Kingdom
#445 in Europe
#1268 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1964

For Computer Science

#93 in the United Kingdom
#468 in Europe
#1367 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1841

For Computer Science

#94 in the United Kingdom
#487 in Europe
#1469 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1858

For Computer Science

#95 in the United Kingdom
#495 in Europe
#1494 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1733

For Computer Science

#96 in the United Kingdom
#497 in Europe
#1498 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1848

For Computer Science

#97 in the United Kingdom
#506 in Europe
#1541 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1990

For Computer Science

#98 in the United Kingdom
#535 in Europe
#1675 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Computer Science

#99 in the United Kingdom
#542 in Europe
#1701 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
2005

For Computer Science

#100 in the United Kingdom
#559 in Europe
#1807 in the World
Acceptance Rate
28%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1896

The best cities to study Computer Science in the United Kingdom based on the number of universities and their ranks are Oxford, Cambridge, London, and Edinburgh.