15 Best universities for Economics in the Netherlands

Below is the list of best universities in the Netherlands ranked based on their research performance in Economics. A graph of 1.25M citations received by 33.6K academic papers made by 15 universities in the Netherlands 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 Netherlands
#6 in Europe
#34 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
31,123
Founded
1632

For Economics

#2 in the Netherlands
#7 in Europe
#40 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1913

For Economics

#3 in the Netherlands
#16 in Europe
#65 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
17,378
Founded
1927

For Economics

#4 in the Netherlands
#24 in Europe
#87 in the World
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1636

For Economics

#5 in the Netherlands
#37 in Europe
#113 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1880

For Economics

#6 in the Netherlands
#39 in Europe
#126 in the World
Enrollment
18,000
Founded
1976

For Economics

#7 in the Netherlands
#42 in Europe
#138 in the World
Enrollment
12,819
Founded
1918

For Economics

#8 in the Netherlands
#48 in Europe
#152 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
34,000
Founded
1614

For Economics

#9 in the Netherlands
#58 in Europe
#170 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Enrollment
27,713
Founded
1575

For Economics

#10 in the Netherlands
#60 in Europe
#173 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
24,703
Founded
1842

For Economics

#11 in the Netherlands
#97 in Europe
#267 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1923

For Economics

#12 in the Netherlands
#118 in Europe
#324 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1961

For Economics

#13 in the Netherlands
#201 in Europe
#529 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1956

For Economics

#14 in the Netherlands
#403 in Europe
#1070 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
375
Founded
1946

For Economics

#15 in the Netherlands
#695 in Europe
#2500 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1987

The best cities to study Economics in the Netherlands based on the number of universities and their ranks are Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Tilburg, and Utrecht.