100 Best universities for Economics in the United Kingdom

Below is the list of best universities in the United Kingdom ranked based on their research performance in Economics. A graph of 5.27M citations received by 157K academic papers made by 118 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 Economics

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

For Economics

#2 in the United Kingdom
#2 in Europe
#7 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Economics

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

For Economics

#4 in the United Kingdom
#4 in Europe
#31 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

For Economics

#5 in the United Kingdom
#5 in Europe
#32 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

For Economics

#6 in the United Kingdom
#8 in Europe
#46 in the World
Enrollment
170,000
Founded
1836

For Economics

#7 in the United Kingdom
#9 in Europe
#47 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

For Economics

#8 in the United Kingdom
#10 in Europe
#51 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1948

For Economics

#9 in the United Kingdom
#11 in Europe
#52 in the World
Enrollment
17,319
Male:Female
44:56
Founded
1961

For Economics

#10 in the United Kingdom
#14 in Europe
#61 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
17,565
Founded
1907

For Economics

#11 in the United Kingdom
#15 in Europe
#63 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Economics

#12 in the United Kingdom
#17 in Europe
#68 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

For Economics

#13 in the United Kingdom
#18 in Europe
#70 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

For Economics

#14 in the United Kingdom
#20 in Europe
#73 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1583

For Economics

#15 in the United Kingdom
#22 in Europe
#80 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

For Economics

#16 in the United Kingdom
#23 in Europe
#81 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

For Economics

#17 in the United Kingdom
#25 in Europe
#90 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Economics

#18 in the United Kingdom
#26 in Europe
#93 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

For Economics

#19 in the United Kingdom
#28 in Europe
#96 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1964

For Economics

#20 in the United Kingdom
#31 in Europe
#104 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

For Economics

#21 in the United Kingdom
#32 in Europe
#105 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1829

For Economics

#22 in the United Kingdom
#33 in Europe
#107 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

For Economics

#23 in the United Kingdom
#34 in Europe
#108 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

For Economics

#24 in the United Kingdom
#35 in Europe
#111 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Economics

#25 in the United Kingdom
#38 in Europe
#123 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1964

For Economics

#26 in the United Kingdom
#47 in Europe
#151 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1964

For Economics

#27 in the United Kingdom
#49 in Europe
#154 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Economics

#28 in the United Kingdom
#50 in Europe
#157 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Economics

#29 in the United Kingdom
#57 in Europe
#168 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
18,857
Male:Female
53:47
Founded
1966

For Economics

#30 in the United Kingdom
#59 in Europe
#172 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
28,693
Founded
1881

For Economics

#31 in the United Kingdom
#61 in Europe
#174 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Enrollment
24,409
Male:Female
46:54
Founded
1957

For Economics

#32 in the United Kingdom
#63 in Europe
#179 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1495

For Economics

#33 in the United Kingdom
#64 in Europe
#181 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1965

For Economics

#34 in the United Kingdom
#67 in Europe
#185 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1966

For Economics

#35 in the United Kingdom
#69 in Europe
#190 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1989

For Economics

#36 in the United Kingdom
#74 in Europe
#197 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1964

For Economics

#37 in the United Kingdom
#79 in Europe
#206 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1966

For Economics

#38 in the United Kingdom
#86 in Europe
#232 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
16,900
Founded
1966

For Economics

#39 in the United Kingdom
#87 in Europe
#240 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Economics

#40 in the United Kingdom
#88 in Europe
#242 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413

For Economics

#41 in the United Kingdom
#91 in Europe
#253 in the World
Enrollment
8,200
Founded
1916

For Economics

#42 in the United Kingdom
#108 in Europe
#302 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1962

For Economics

#43 in the United Kingdom
#111 in Europe
#309 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Economics

#44 in the United Kingdom
#115 in Europe
#315 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1823

For Economics

#45 in the United Kingdom
#121 in Europe
#329 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1967

For Economics

#46 in the United Kingdom
#124 in Europe
#340 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Economics

#47 in the United Kingdom
#130 in Europe
#354 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1954

For Economics

#48 in the United Kingdom
#133 in Europe
#361 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Economics

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

For Economics

#50 in the United Kingdom
#145 in Europe
#396 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1872

For Economics

#51 in the United Kingdom
#151 in Europe
#406 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#52 in the United Kingdom
#152 in Europe
#407 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1968

For Economics

#53 in the United Kingdom
#157 in Europe
#420 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1849

For Economics

#54 in the United Kingdom
#164 in Europe
#433 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1967

For Economics

#55 in the United Kingdom
#167 in Europe
#437 in the World
Enrollment
30,732
Founded
1992

For Economics

#56 in the United Kingdom
#168 in Europe
#439 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1920

For Economics

#57 in the United Kingdom
#170 in Europe
#442 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1993

For Economics

#58 in the United Kingdom
#172 in Europe
#444 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1973

For Economics

#59 in the United Kingdom
#174 in Europe
#457 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1865

For Economics

#60 in the United Kingdom
#184 in Europe
#490 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
19,000
Founded
1838

For Economics

#61 in the United Kingdom
#185 in Europe
#491 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#62 in the United Kingdom
#187 in Europe
#494 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1967

For Economics

#63 in the United Kingdom
#207 in Europe
#547 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#64 in the United Kingdom
#208 in Europe
#548 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#65 in the United Kingdom
#211 in Europe
#556 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#66 in the United Kingdom
#214 in Europe
#562 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
22,980
Founded
1992

For Economics

#67 in the United Kingdom
#216 in Europe
#571 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#68 in the United Kingdom
#228 in Europe
#594 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#69 in the United Kingdom
#230 in Europe
#602 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1993

For Economics

#70 in the United Kingdom
#234 in Europe
#607 in the World
Enrollment
11,270
Founded
1884

For Economics

#71 in the United Kingdom
#241 in Europe
#630 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#72 in the United Kingdom
#244 in Europe
#633 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1890

For Economics

#73 in the United Kingdom
#257 in Europe
#667 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1848

For Economics

#74 in the United Kingdom
#264 in Europe
#678 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Economics

#75 in the United Kingdom
#266 in Europe
#683 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#76 in the United Kingdom
#277 in Europe
#712 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#77 in the United Kingdom
#298 in Europe
#762 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#78 in the United Kingdom
#300 in Europe
#765 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#79 in the United Kingdom
#304 in Europe
#769 in the World
Enrollment
14,293
Founded
1992

For Economics

#80 in the United Kingdom
#306 in Europe
#773 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#81 in the United Kingdom
#310 in Europe
#787 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#82 in the United Kingdom
#321 in Europe
#807 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#83 in the United Kingdom
#345 in Europe
#866 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#84 in the United Kingdom
#350 in Europe
#876 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#85 in the United Kingdom
#354 in Europe
#882 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1893

For Economics

#86 in the United Kingdom
#400 in Europe
#1066 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#87 in the United Kingdom
#401 in Europe
#1067 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1904

For Economics

#88 in the United Kingdom
#408 in Europe
#1083 in the World
Acceptance Rate
22%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#89 in the United Kingdom
#420 in Europe
#1122 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#90 in the United Kingdom
#422 in Europe
#1124 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#91 in the United Kingdom
#441 in Europe
#1207 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
15,555
Founded
1897

For Economics

#92 in the United Kingdom
#463 in Europe
#1310 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
2007

For Economics

#93 in the United Kingdom
#470 in Europe
#1348 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1841

For Economics

#94 in the United Kingdom
#471 in Europe
#1349 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1858

For Economics

#95 in the United Kingdom
#479 in Europe
#1394 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2004

For Economics

#96 in the United Kingdom
#485 in Europe
#1421 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1992

For Economics

#97 in the United Kingdom
#490 in Europe
#1432 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Economics

#98 in the United Kingdom
#493 in Europe
#1442 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2005

For Economics

#99 in the United Kingdom
#505 in Europe
#1495 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
2001

For Economics

#100 in the United Kingdom
#514 in Europe
#1541 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2006

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