36 Best universities for Automotive Engineering in the United Kingdom

Below is the list of best universities in the United Kingdom ranked based on their research performance in Automotive Engineering. A graph of 116K citations received by 6.23K academic papers made by 36 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.

1. Imperial College London

For Automotive Engineering

#11 in Europe
#43 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
17,565
Founded
1907

2. Loughborough University

For Automotive Engineering

#12 in Europe
#44 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1966

3. University of Nottingham

For Automotive Engineering

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

4. University of Sheffield

For Automotive Engineering

#15 in Europe
#50 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

5. Cranfield University

For Automotive Engineering

#16 in Europe
#53 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1993

6. University of Manchester

For Automotive Engineering

#20 in Europe
#62 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

7. University of Birmingham

For Automotive Engineering

#23 in Europe
#69 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

8. University of Cambridge

For Automotive Engineering

#25 in Europe
#72 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1209

9. University of Leeds

For Automotive Engineering

#34 in Europe
#87 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

10. Brunel University London

For Automotive Engineering

#35 in Europe
#93 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

11. University of Strathclyde

For Automotive Engineering

#38 in Europe
#104 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1964

12. University of Bath

For Automotive Engineering

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

13. University of Southampton

For Automotive Engineering

#40 in Europe
#109 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

14. University of Warwick

For Automotive Engineering

#41 in Europe
#117 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

15. Durham University

For Automotive Engineering

#44 in Europe
#129 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

16. Queen's University Belfast

For Automotive Engineering

#45 in Europe
#133 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

17. Newcastle University

For Automotive Engineering

#46 in Europe
#137 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

18. University of Oxford

For Automotive Engineering

#57 in Europe
#170 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1096

19. Cardiff University

For Automotive Engineering

#68 in Europe
#206 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

20. University of Huddersfield

For Automotive Engineering

#72 in Europe
#232 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

21. University of Surrey

For Automotive Engineering

#84 in Europe
#260 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
16,900
Founded
1966

22. Glasgow Caledonian University

For Automotive Engineering

#97 in Europe
#302 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1993

23. University of Edinburgh

For Automotive Engineering

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

24. University College London

For Automotive Engineering

#115 in Europe
#353 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

25. Heriot-Watt University

For Automotive Engineering

#119 in Europe
#381 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

26. Coventry University

For Automotive Engineering

#126 in Europe
#390 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
22,980
Founded
1992

27. Oxford Brookes University

For Automotive Engineering

#129 in Europe
#396 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1865

28. University of Liverpool

For Automotive Engineering

#133 in Europe
#412 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
28,693
Founded
1881

29. University of Glasgow

For Automotive Engineering

#135 in Europe
#416 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

30. University of Sussex

For Automotive Engineering

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

31. University of Bristol

For Automotive Engineering

#147 in Europe
#459 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

32. University of Leicester

For Automotive Engineering

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

33. University of Bradford

For Automotive Engineering

#156 in Europe
#501 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1966

34. De Montfort University

For Automotive Engineering

#157 in Europe
#509 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

35. University of Brighton

For Automotive Engineering

#158 in Europe
#510 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

36. Northumbria University

For Automotive Engineering

#168 in Europe
#530 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

The best cities to study Automotive Engineering in the United Kingdom based on the number of universities and their ranks are London, Loughborough, Nottingham, and Sheffield.