100 Best universities for Engineering in the United Kingdom

Below is the list of best universities in the United Kingdom ranked based on their research performance in Engineering. A graph of 16.6M citations received by 535K academic papers made by 123 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 Engineering

#1 in the United Kingdom
#2 in Europe
#19 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1209

For Engineering

#2 in the United Kingdom
#4 in Europe
#24 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
17,565
Founded
1907

For Engineering

#3 in the United Kingdom
#7 in Europe
#47 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

For Engineering

#4 in the United Kingdom
#9 in Europe
#52 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1096

For Engineering

#5 in the United Kingdom
#10 in Europe
#63 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

For Engineering

#6 in the United Kingdom
#15 in Europe
#89 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

For Engineering

#7 in the United Kingdom
#17 in Europe
#96 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1948

For Engineering

#8 in the United Kingdom
#21 in Europe
#110 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

For Engineering

#9 in the United Kingdom
#27 in Europe
#137 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

For Engineering

#10 in the United Kingdom
#29 in Europe
#140 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

For Engineering

#11 in the United Kingdom
#32 in Europe
#150 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

For Engineering

#12 in the United Kingdom
#42 in Europe
#182 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1966

For Engineering

#13 in the United Kingdom
#44 in Europe
#184 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

For Engineering

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

For Engineering

#15 in the United Kingdom
#52 in Europe
#217 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1964

For Engineering

#16 in the United Kingdom
#53 in Europe
#219 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
28,693
Founded
1881

For Engineering

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

For Engineering

#18 in the United Kingdom
#58 in Europe
#243 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

For Engineering

#19 in the United Kingdom
#59 in Europe
#247 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

For Engineering

#20 in the United Kingdom
#60 in Europe
#250 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
16,900
Founded
1966

For Engineering

#21 in the United Kingdom
#61 in Europe
#251 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

For Engineering

#22 in the United Kingdom
#71 in Europe
#280 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1993

For Engineering

#23 in the United Kingdom
#75 in Europe
#289 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Engineering

#24 in the United Kingdom
#77 in Europe
#296 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Engineering

#25 in the United Kingdom
#87 in Europe
#317 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Engineering

#26 in the United Kingdom
#92 in Europe
#329 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1989

For Engineering

#27 in the United Kingdom
#93 in Europe
#331 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413

For Engineering

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

For Engineering

#29 in the United Kingdom
#107 in Europe
#371 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Engineering

#30 in the United Kingdom
#112 in Europe
#385 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1829

For Engineering

#31 in the United Kingdom
#119 in Europe
#399 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Engineering

#32 in the United Kingdom
#128 in Europe
#414 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Engineering

#33 in the United Kingdom
#147 in Europe
#452 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Engineering

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

For Engineering

#35 in the United Kingdom
#154 in Europe
#465 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Engineering

#36 in the United Kingdom
#161 in Europe
#488 in the World
Enrollment
17,319
Male:Female
44:56
Founded
1961

For Engineering

#37 in the United Kingdom
#162 in Europe
#489 in the World
Enrollment
170,000
Founded
1836

For Engineering

#38 in the United Kingdom
#168 in Europe
#509 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1920

For Engineering

#39 in the United Kingdom
#174 in Europe
#522 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1954

For Engineering

#40 in the United Kingdom
#182 in Europe
#542 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1967

For Engineering

#41 in the United Kingdom
#190 in Europe
#569 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1495

For Engineering

#42 in the United Kingdom
#195 in Europe
#579 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1966

For Engineering

#43 in the United Kingdom
#198 in Europe
#587 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1965

For Engineering

#44 in the United Kingdom
#216 in Europe
#631 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1967

For Engineering

#45 in the United Kingdom
#222 in Europe
#648 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#46 in the United Kingdom
#237 in Europe
#699 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1968

For Engineering

#47 in the United Kingdom
#243 in Europe
#711 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1964

For Engineering

#48 in the United Kingdom
#245 in Europe
#719 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#49 in the United Kingdom
#268 in Europe
#793 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1966

For Engineering

#50 in the United Kingdom
#270 in Europe
#796 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1962

For Engineering

#51 in the United Kingdom
#273 in Europe
#809 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#52 in the United Kingdom
#280 in Europe
#825 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#53 in the United Kingdom
#300 in Europe
#892 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#54 in the United Kingdom
#306 in Europe
#904 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Engineering

#55 in the United Kingdom
#307 in Europe
#906 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#56 in the United Kingdom
#318 in Europe
#941 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
22,980
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#57 in the United Kingdom
#324 in Europe
#955 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#58 in the United Kingdom
#334 in Europe
#986 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#59 in the United Kingdom
#335 in Europe
#988 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1872

For Engineering

#60 in the United Kingdom
#336 in Europe
#989 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#61 in the United Kingdom
#337 in Europe
#990 in the World
Enrollment
11,270
Founded
1884

For Engineering

#62 in the United Kingdom
#341 in Europe
#1009 in the World
Enrollment
30,732
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#63 in the United Kingdom
#343 in Europe
#1018 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1893

For Engineering

#64 in the United Kingdom
#344 in Europe
#1019 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1890

For Engineering

#65 in the United Kingdom
#345 in Europe
#1021 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#66 in the United Kingdom
#353 in Europe
#1053 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#67 in the United Kingdom
#361 in Europe
#1073 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1993

For Engineering

#68 in the United Kingdom
#380 in Europe
#1144 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Engineering

#69 in the United Kingdom
#384 in Europe
#1154 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1967

For Engineering

#70 in the United Kingdom
#397 in Europe
#1197 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1841

For Engineering

#71 in the United Kingdom
#407 in Europe
#1235 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#72 in the United Kingdom
#412 in Europe
#1249 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
19,000
Founded
1838

For Engineering

#73 in the United Kingdom
#413 in Europe
#1251 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1865

For Engineering

#74 in the United Kingdom
#421 in Europe
#1286 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1849

For Engineering

#75 in the United Kingdom
#422 in Europe
#1290 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2006

For Engineering

#76 in the United Kingdom
#429 in Europe
#1340 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#77 in the United Kingdom
#434 in Europe
#1354 in the World
Enrollment
14,293
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#78 in the United Kingdom
#436 in Europe
#1358 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#79 in the United Kingdom
#451 in Europe
#1408 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1973

For Engineering

#80 in the United Kingdom
#454 in Europe
#1421 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Engineering

#81 in the United Kingdom
#463 in Europe
#1457 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1823

For Engineering

#82 in the United Kingdom
#465 in Europe
#1465 in the World
Acceptance Rate
22%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#83 in the United Kingdom
#468 in Europe
#1480 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#84 in the United Kingdom
#494 in Europe
#1584 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#85 in the United Kingdom
#520 in Europe
#1712 in the World
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
2004

For Engineering

#86 in the United Kingdom
#527 in Europe
#1747 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
15,555
Founded
1897

For Engineering

#87 in the United Kingdom
#555 in Europe
#1841 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#88 in the United Kingdom
#556 in Europe
#1843 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#89 in the United Kingdom
#576 in Europe
#1946 in the World
Enrollment
19,090
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#90 in the United Kingdom
#608 in Europe
#2110 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1848

For Engineering

#91 in the United Kingdom
#610 in Europe
#2113 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#92 in the United Kingdom
#616 in Europe
#2126 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1964

For Engineering

#93 in the United Kingdom
#622 in Europe
#2167 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#94 in the United Kingdom
#628 in Europe
#2188 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1994

For Engineering

#95 in the United Kingdom
#636 in Europe
#2231 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1791

For Engineering

#96 in the United Kingdom
#641 in Europe
#2258 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1858

For Engineering

#97 in the United Kingdom
#674 in Europe
#2431 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2011

For Engineering

#98 in the United Kingdom
#686 in Europe
#2495 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#99 in the United Kingdom
#694 in Europe
#2518 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2005

For Engineering

#100 in the United Kingdom
#731 in Europe
#2705 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

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