Best Universities for Software Engineering in the World

Below is the list of best universities in the World ranked based on their research performance in Software Engineering. A graph of 2.17M citations received by 105K academic papers made by 905 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.

For Software Engineering

#1 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1510
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$36,983

For Software Engineering

#2 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1545
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$19,998

For Software Engineering

#3 in the World
#1 in Europe
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1956

For Software Engineering

#4 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1330
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
70%

For Software Engineering

#5 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1435
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$39,759

For Software Engineering

#6 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Average SAT
1330
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
74%

For Software Engineering

#7 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1495
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$20,023

For Software Engineering

#8 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
67%

For Software Engineering

#9 in the World
#2 in Europe
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Software Engineering

#10 in the World
#3 in Europe
#1 in Austria
Enrollment
29,341
Founded
1872

For Software Engineering

#11 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Average SAT
1450
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
73%

For Software Engineering

#12 in the World
#1 in Oceania
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1883

For Software Engineering

#13 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
63%

For Software Engineering

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

For Software Engineering

#15 in the World
#5 in Europe
#1 in Italy
Enrollment
43,965
Male:Female
66:34
Founded
1863

For Software Engineering

#16 in the World
#1 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
95,055
Founded
1827

For Software Engineering

#17 in the World
#6 in Europe
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1961

For Software Engineering

#18 in the World
Acceptance Rate
89%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
75%

For Software Engineering

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

For Software Engineering

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

For Software Engineering

#21 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1327
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
56%

For Software Engineering

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

For Software Engineering

#23 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
68%

For Software Engineering

#24 in the World
#2 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
53%
Enrollment
35,900
Founded
1957

For Software Engineering

#25 in the World
#3 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
53%
Enrollment
59,659
Founded
1908

For Software Engineering

#26 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
66%

For Software Engineering

#27 in the World
#10 in Europe
#3 in Germany
Acceptance Rate
71%
Enrollment
26,457
Founded
1829

For Software Engineering

#28 in the World
#11 in Europe
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

For Software Engineering

#29 in the World
#12 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1636

For Software Engineering

#30 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
61%

For Software Engineering

#31 in the World
#13 in Europe
#1 in Spain
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1971

For Software Engineering

#32 in the World
#14 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1964

For Software Engineering

#33 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
67%

For Software Engineering

#34 in the World
#15 in Europe
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

For Software Engineering

#35 in the World
#16 in Europe
#4 in Germany
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
44,517
Founded
1870

For Software Engineering

#36 in the World
#17 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1209

For Software Engineering

#37 in the World
#2 in Oceania
#1 in Australia
Enrollment
48,771
Founded
1909

For Software Engineering

#38 in the World
#3 in Oceania
#2 in Australia
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1989

For Software Engineering

#39 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1360
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
58%

For Software Engineering

#40 in the World
#4 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1966

For Software Engineering

#41 in the World
#18 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

For Software Engineering

#42 in the World
Acceptance Rate
26%
Average SAT
1430
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
66%

For Software Engineering

#43 in the World
#19 in Europe
#1 in Sweden
Acceptance Rate
81%
Enrollment
5,400
Founded
1989

For Software Engineering

#44 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Average SAT
1340
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
66%

For Software Engineering

#45 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$25,804

For Software Engineering

#46 in the World
#20 in Europe
#1 in Belgium
Enrollment
62,693
Founded
1425

For Software Engineering

#47 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
94%

For Software Engineering

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

For Software Engineering

#49 in the World
#22 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
31,123
Founded
1632

For Software Engineering

#50 in the World
#1 in Asia
#1 in China
Enrollment
48,739
Founded
1911

For Software Engineering

#51 in the World
#4 in Oceania
#3 in Australia
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1949

For Software Engineering

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

For Software Engineering

#53 in the World
#24 in Europe
#2 in Sweden
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
40,000
Founded
1666

For Software Engineering

#54 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Average SAT
1415
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
60%

For Software Engineering

#55 in the World
#5 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
22%
Enrollment
27,823
Founded
1942

For Software Engineering

#56 in the World
#25 in Europe
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1880

For Software Engineering

#57 in the World
#26 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

For Software Engineering

#58 in the World
#27 in Europe
#5 in Germany
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
20,316
Founded
1972

For Software Engineering

#59 in the World
#28 in Europe
Enrollment
11,449

For Software Engineering

#60 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
60%

For Software Engineering

#61 in the World
#6 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
64%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Software Engineering

#62 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1555
Average ACT
36
Net Price
$26,591

For Software Engineering

#63 in the World
#29 in Europe
#2 in Belgium
Enrollment
30,824
Founded
1425

For Software Engineering

#64 in the World
#30 in Europe
#2 in Austria
Enrollment
20,544
Founded
1966

For Software Engineering

#65 in the World
Acceptance Rate
6%
Average SAT
1510
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$18,685

For Software Engineering

#66 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$8,719
Enrollment
40,363

For Software Engineering

#67 in the World
#31 in Europe
#6 in Germany
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
25,840
Founded
1877

For Software Engineering

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

For Software Engineering

#69 in the World
#2 in Asia
#2 in China
Enrollment
35,915
Founded
1898

For Software Engineering

#70 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
90%

For Software Engineering

#71 in the World
#7 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
30,386
Founded
1841

For Software Engineering

#72 in the World
#33 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
25,732

For Software Engineering

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

For Software Engineering

#74 in the World
#8 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
47%
Enrollment
40,036
Founded
1821

For Software Engineering

#75 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$15,461
Enrollment
44,589

For Software Engineering

#76 in the World
#5 in Oceania
#4 in Australia
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1965

For Software Engineering

#77 in the World
#35 in Europe
#2 in Spain
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1982

For Software Engineering

#78 in the World
#36 in Europe
#3 in Belgium
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
11,101
Founded
1970

For Software Engineering

#79 in the World
#37 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
34,000
Founded
1614

For Software Engineering

#80 in the World
#9 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
79%
Enrollment
43,752
Founded
1974

For Software Engineering

#81 in the World
#38 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

For Software Engineering

#82 in the World
#39 in Europe
#3 in Austria
Enrollment
93,628
Founded
1365

For Software Engineering

#83 in the World
#40 in Europe
Enrollment
18,576

For Software Engineering

#84 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1160
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
93%

For Software Engineering

#85 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1350
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
80%

For Software Engineering

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

For Software Engineering

#87 in the World
#6 in Oceania
#5 in Australia
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1908

For Software Engineering

#88 in the World
#42 in Europe
#7 in Germany
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
10,747
Founded
1967

For Software Engineering

#89 in the World
#3 in Asia
#1 in Singapore
Enrollment
30,098
Founded
1905

For Software Engineering

#90 in the World
#43 in Europe
#4 in Spain
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
71,806
Founded
1508

For Software Engineering

#91 in the World
#44 in Europe
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1962

For Software Engineering

#92 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$18,037

For Software Engineering

#93 in the World
#10 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
58%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1908

For Software Engineering

#94 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1220
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
95%

For Software Engineering

#95 in the World
#45 in Europe
Enrollment
3,017

For Software Engineering

#96 in the World
#46 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1096

For Software Engineering

#97 in the World
#1 in Brazil
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1941

For Software Engineering

#98 in the World
#47 in Europe
#1 in Ireland
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1972

For Software Engineering

#99 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
81%

For Software Engineering

#100 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Average SAT
1500
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,659