Best Universities for Finance in Europe

Below is the list of best universities in Europe ranked based on their research performance in Finance. A graph of 1.34M citations received by 67K academic papers made by 382 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 Finance

#1 in Europe
#15 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Finance

#2 in Europe
#16 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1096

For Finance

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

For Finance

#4 in Europe
#32 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

For Finance

#5 in Europe
#34 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
17,378
Founded
1927

For Finance

#6 in Europe
#1 in Russia
#35 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1724

For Finance

#7 in Europe
#36 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1964

For Finance

#8 in Europe
#38 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1913

For Finance

#9 in Europe
#40 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Finance

#10 in Europe
#55 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

For Finance

#11 in Europe
#1 in Italy
#58 in the World
Acceptance Rate
38%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1902

For Finance

#12 in Europe
#60 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
31,123
Founded
1632

For Finance

#13 in Europe
#66 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1948

For Finance

#14 in Europe
#1 in Germany
#67 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
46,429
Founded
1914

For Finance

#15 in Europe
#1 in Belgium
#68 in the World
Enrollment
62,693
Founded
1425

For Finance

#16 in Europe
#72 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1966

For Finance

#17 in Europe
#78 in the World
Enrollment
170,000
Founded
1836

For Finance

#18 in Europe
#85 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
25,732

For Finance

#19 in Europe
#1 in Spain
#102 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
12,779
Founded
1952

For Finance

#20 in Europe
#103 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
17,565
Founded
1907

For Finance

#21 in Europe
#1 in Sweden
#107 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1909

For Finance

#22 in Europe
#108 in the World
Enrollment
7,666

For Finance

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

For Finance

#24 in Europe
#117 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

For Finance

#25 in Europe
#1 in Denmark
#119 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1917

For Finance

#26 in Europe
#120 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

For Finance

#27 in Europe
#121 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

For Finance

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

For Finance

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

For Finance

#30 in Europe
#140 in the World
Enrollment
18,000
Founded
1976

For Finance

#31 in Europe
#2 in Germany
#143 in the World
Enrollment
11,800
Founded
1907

For Finance

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

For Finance

#33 in Europe
#146 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1966

For Finance

#34 in Europe
#149 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1964

For Finance

#35 in Europe
#156 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

For Finance

#36 in Europe
#158 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1880

For Finance

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

For Finance

#38 in Europe
#1 in Greece
#162 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1920

For Finance

#39 in Europe
#2 in Denmark
#163 in the World
Enrollment
33,020
Founded
1928

For Finance

#40 in Europe
#172 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

For Finance

#41 in Europe
#3 in Germany
#173 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
50,918
Founded
1472

For Finance

#42 in Europe
#174 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1964

For Finance

#43 in Europe
#176 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

For Finance

#44 in Europe
#178 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Finance

#45 in Europe
#179 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
34,000
Founded
1614

For Finance

#46 in Europe
#1 in Finland
#182 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
11,440
Founded
2010

For Finance

#47 in Europe
#2 in Spain
#190 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
58,390

For Finance

#48 in Europe
#1 in France
#191 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1906

For Finance

#49 in Europe
#2 in Russia
#192 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Finance

#50 in Europe
#2 in France
#197 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1881

For Finance

#51 in Europe
#199 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

For Finance

#52 in Europe
#2 in Belgium
#200 in the World
Enrollment
24,000
Founded
1834

For Finance

#53 in Europe
#206 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Finance

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

For Finance

#55 in Europe
#3 in Belgium
#212 in the World
Enrollment
41,669
Founded
1817

For Finance

#56 in Europe
#1 in Austria
#221 in the World
Enrollment
23,759
Founded
1975

For Finance

#57 in Europe
#3 in Spain
#223 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1989

For Finance

#58 in Europe
#224 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Finance

#59 in Europe
#4 in Spain
#228 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1542

For Finance

#60 in Europe
#3 in Denmark
#231 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1479

For Finance

#61 in Europe
#4 in Germany
#232 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
49,382
Male:Female
39:61
Founded
1388

For Finance

#62 in Europe
#2 in Austria
#234 in the World
Enrollment
93,628
Founded
1365

For Finance

#63 in Europe
#2 in Ireland
#241 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
33,321
Founded
1854

For Finance

#64 in Europe
#245 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

For Finance

#65 in Europe
#4 in Belgium
#248 in the World
Enrollment
25,421
Founded
1817

For Finance

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

For Finance

#67 in Europe
#3 in Italy
#251 in the World
Enrollment
65,234
Founded
1924

For Finance

#68 in Europe
#1 in Norway
#253 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
3,453
Founded
1936

For Finance

#69 in Europe
#3 in France
#255 in the World
Acceptance Rate
93%
Enrollment
8,681
Founded
1968

For Finance

#70 in Europe
#2 in Greece
#256 in the World
Enrollment
70,461
Founded
1837

For Finance

#71 in Europe
#4 in France
#257 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1907

For Finance

#72 in Europe
#5 in Germany
#258 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
44,000
Male:Female
63:37
Founded
1868

For Finance

#73 in Europe
#6 in Germany
#259 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
35,587
Founded
1809

For Finance

#74 in Europe
#4 in Italy
#261 in the World
Enrollment
100,155
Founded
1303

For Finance

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

For Finance

#76 in Europe
#5 in Belgium
#274 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2003

For Finance

#77 in Europe
#275 in the World
Enrollment
11,270
Founded
1884

For Finance

#78 in Europe
#276 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1823

For Finance

#79 in Europe
#1 in Luxembourg
#280 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
2003

For Finance

#80 in Europe
#5 in Spain
#286 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
15,801

For Finance

#81 in Europe
#289 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1495

For Finance

#82 in Europe
#1 in Poland
#291 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
11,529
Founded
1906

For Finance

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

For Finance

#84 in Europe
#2 in Poland
#294 in the World
Enrollment
11,000
Founded
1926

For Finance

#85 in Europe
#295 in the World
Enrollment
16,919

For Finance

#87 in Europe
#297 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413

For Finance

#88 in Europe
#7 in Germany
#300 in the World
Enrollment
38,043
Founded
1818

For Finance

#89 in Europe
#3 in Greece
#301 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1938

For Finance

#90 in Europe
#302 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1967

For Finance

#91 in Europe
#304 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1993

For Finance

#92 in Europe
#3 in Sweden
#306 in the World
Enrollment
49,150
Founded
1891

For Finance

#93 in Europe
#307 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Finance

#94 in Europe
#308 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1964

For Finance

#95 in Europe
#2 in Finland
#311 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1966

For Finance

#96 in Europe
#312 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Finance

#97 in Europe
#315 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
16,900
Founded
1966

For Finance

#98 in Europe
#3 in Poland
#317 in the World
Enrollment
11,653
Founded
1947

For Finance

#99 in Europe
#5 in Italy
#321 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1982

For Finance

#100 in Europe
#5 in France
#323 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
2,316
Founded
1794