80 Best universities for Automotive Engineering in the United Kingdom

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Below is a list of best universities in the United Kingdom ranked based on their research performance in Automotive Engineering. A graph of 146M citations received by 5.15M academic papers made by 80 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

#7 in Europe
#36 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
17,565
Founded
1907

2. University of Sheffield

For Automotive Engineering

#12 in Europe
#47 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Founded
1905

3. University of Southampton

For Automotive Engineering

#16 in Europe
#63 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

5. University of Nottingham

For Automotive Engineering

#19 in Europe
#68 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Founded
1948

6. Cranfield University

For Automotive Engineering

#20 in Europe
#69 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
4,825
Founded
1993

7. Loughborough University

For Automotive Engineering

#22 in Europe
#76 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
19,449
Founded
1966

8. University of Cambridge

For Automotive Engineering

#23 in Europe
#77 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Founded
1209

9. University of Leeds

For Automotive Engineering

#24 in Europe
#78 in the World
Founded
1904

11. Newcastle University

For Automotive Engineering

#29 in Europe
#90 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Founded
1963

12. Brunel University London

For Automotive Engineering

#36 in Europe
#108 in the World
Acceptance Rate
54%
Founded
1966

13. University of Oxford

For Automotive Engineering

#46 in Europe
#149 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Founded
1096

14. University of Bath

For Automotive Engineering

#47 in Europe
#150 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Enrollment
18,857
Male:Female
53:47
Founded
1966

15. University College London

For Automotive Engineering

#58 in Europe
#185 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

16. University of Warwick

For Automotive Engineering

#61 in Europe
#195 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

17. University of Strathclyde

For Automotive Engineering

#67 in Europe
#220 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Founded
1964

18. Queen's University Belfast

For Automotive Engineering

#73 in Europe
#242 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Founded
1849

19. Cardiff University

For Automotive Engineering

#80 in Europe
#268 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Founded
1997

20. University of Surrey

For Automotive Engineering

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

21. University of Edinburgh

For Automotive Engineering

#92 in Europe
#309 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Founded
1583

22. King's College London

For Automotive Engineering

#107 in Europe
#361 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Founded
1829

23. University of Liverpool

For Automotive Engineering

#110 in Europe
#368 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
28,693
Founded
1881

24. University of Bristol

For Automotive Engineering

#113 in Europe
#375 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
27,513
Founded
1909

25. University of Glasgow

For Automotive Engineering

#115 in Europe
#385 in the World
Founded
1451

26. Durham University

For Automotive Engineering

#116 in Europe
#386 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

28. Aston University

For Automotive Engineering

#139 in Europe
#459 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Founded
1895

29. Heriot-Watt University

For Automotive Engineering

#149 in Europe
#493 in the World
Founded
1966

30. University of Huddersfield

For Automotive Engineering

#154 in Europe
#506 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Founded
1992

31. City, University of London

For Automotive Engineering

#156 in Europe
#510 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Founded
1966

32. University of Sussex

For Automotive Engineering

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

34. Coventry University

For Automotive Engineering

#165 in Europe
#527 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
22,980
Founded
1992

35. University of York

For Automotive Engineering

#175 in Europe
#576 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Founded
1963

36. University of Leicester

For Automotive Engineering

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

37. Glasgow Caledonian University

For Automotive Engineering

#188 in Europe
#633 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Founded
1993

38. Queen Mary University of London

For Automotive Engineering

#192 in Europe
#642 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Founded
1989

39. University of Brighton

For Automotive Engineering

#196 in Europe
#652 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Founded
1992

40. Manchester Metropolitan University

For Automotive Engineering

#207 in Europe
#679 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Founded
1992

41. University of Aberdeen

For Automotive Engineering

#217 in Europe
#701 in the World
Founded
1495

42. University of Reading

For Automotive Engineering

#220 in Europe
#709 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Founded
1892

43. Lancaster University

For Automotive Engineering

#221 in Europe
#712 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Founded
1964

44. University of Exeter

For Automotive Engineering

#236 in Europe
#770 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Founded
1955

45. University of Hull

For Automotive Engineering

#238 in Europe
#772 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Founded
1954

46. Ulster University

For Automotive Engineering

#244 in Europe
#798 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Founded
1968

47. University of Hertfordshire

For Automotive Engineering

#247 in Europe
#810 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Founded
1992

48. University of Wales

For Automotive Engineering

#256 in Europe
#839 in the World
Founded
1893

49. Oxford Brookes University

For Automotive Engineering

#262 in Europe
#848 in the World
Enrollment
16,900
Founded
1865

50. University of Bradford

For Automotive Engineering

#272 in Europe
#889 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Founded
1966

51. De Montfort University

For Automotive Engineering

#310 in Europe
#1015 in the World
Founded
1992

52. University of London

For Automotive Engineering

#311 in Europe
#1016 in the World
Enrollment
50,000
Founded
1836

53. University of Kent

For Automotive Engineering

#317 in Europe
#1035 in the World
Founded
1965

54. Swansea University

For Automotive Engineering

#319 in Europe
#1040 in the World
Founded
1920

55. University of Salford

For Automotive Engineering

#321 in Europe
#1052 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Founded
1967

56. London South Bank University

For Automotive Engineering

#326 in Europe
#1069 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Founded
1892

57. University of South Wales

For Automotive Engineering

#361 in Europe
#1167 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Founded
1841

58. Edinburgh Napier University

For Automotive Engineering

#365 in Europe
#1181 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Founded
1992

59. Bangor University

For Automotive Engineering

#372 in Europe
#1206 in the World
Enrollment
11,270
Founded
1884

60. Nottingham Trent University

For Automotive Engineering

#378 in Europe
#1221 in the World
Acceptance Rate
22%
Founded
1992

61. University of Lincoln

For Automotive Engineering

#388 in Europe
#1253 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Founded
1992

62. University of Plymouth

For Automotive Engineering

#393 in Europe
#1270 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Founded
1992

63. University of Sunderland

For Automotive Engineering

#405 in Europe
#1309 in the World
Enrollment
19,090
Founded
1992

64. Robert Gordon University

For Automotive Engineering

#410 in Europe
#1334 in the World
Acceptance Rate
22%
Founded
1992

65. University of Greenwich

For Automotive Engineering

#422 in Europe
#1362 in the World
Founded
1890

66. Sheffield Hallam University

For Automotive Engineering

#425 in Europe
#1377 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Founded
1992

67. University of the West of England

For Automotive Engineering

#431 in Europe
#1395 in the World
Enrollment
30,732
Founded
1992

68. University of East Anglia

For Automotive Engineering

#435 in Europe
#1419 in the World
Acceptance Rate
22%
Founded
1963

69. University of Bedfordshire

For Automotive Engineering

#438 in Europe
#1430 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Founded
2006

70. Kingston University

For Automotive Engineering

#451 in Europe
#1475 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Founded
1992

71. University of Central Lancashire

For Automotive Engineering

#454 in Europe
#1483 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Founded
1992

72. University of Portsmouth

For Automotive Engineering

#459 in Europe
#1500 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Founded
1992

73. University of the West of Scotland

For Automotive Engineering

#470 in Europe
#1556 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
15,555
Founded
1897

74. University of Essex

For Automotive Engineering

#471 in Europe
#1557 in the World
Founded
1964

75. University of Bolton

For Automotive Engineering

#482 in Europe
#1623 in the World
Founded
2004

76. Staffordshire University

For Automotive Engineering

#484 in Europe
#1633 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Founded
1992

77. Anglia Ruskin University

For Automotive Engineering

#488 in Europe
#1641 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Founded
1858

78. University of Dundee

For Automotive Engineering

#501 in Europe
#1700 in the World
Founded
1967

79. Teesside University

For Automotive Engineering

#506 in Europe
#1755 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Enrollment
19,290
Founded
1992

80. University of Derby

For Automotive Engineering

#518 in Europe
#1833 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1992

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