76 Best universities for Optical Engineering in the United Kingdom

Below is the list of best universities in the United Kingdom ranked based on their research performance in Optical Engineering. A graph of 1.82M citations received by 64.7K academic papers made by 76 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 Optical Engineering

#1 in the United Kingdom
#1 in Europe
#9 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

#6 in the United Kingdom
#13 in Europe
#68 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

For Optical Engineering

#7 in the United Kingdom
#16 in Europe
#75 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

For Optical Engineering

#8 in the United Kingdom
#17 in Europe
#76 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413

For Optical Engineering

#9 in the United Kingdom
#22 in Europe
#85 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
18,857
Male:Female
53:47
Founded
1966

For Optical Engineering

#10 in the United Kingdom
#28 in Europe
#108 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Optical Engineering

#11 in the United Kingdom
#29 in Europe
#111 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1964

For Optical Engineering

#12 in the United Kingdom
#31 in Europe
#116 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Optical Engineering

#13 in the United Kingdom
#34 in Europe
#120 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

For Optical Engineering

#14 in the United Kingdom
#37 in Europe
#139 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

For Optical Engineering

#15 in the United Kingdom
#44 in Europe
#163 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1948

For Optical Engineering

#16 in the United Kingdom
#45 in Europe
#164 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Optical Engineering

#17 in the United Kingdom
#49 in Europe
#174 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

For Optical Engineering

#18 in the United Kingdom
#51 in Europe
#178 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1965

For Optical Engineering

#19 in the United Kingdom
#52 in Europe
#179 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

For Optical Engineering

#20 in the United Kingdom
#56 in Europe
#189 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1966

For Optical Engineering

#21 in the United Kingdom
#61 in Europe
#201 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

For Optical Engineering

#22 in the United Kingdom
#66 in Europe
#213 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Optical Engineering

#23 in the United Kingdom
#83 in Europe
#252 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
16,900
Founded
1966

For Optical Engineering

#24 in the United Kingdom
#86 in Europe
#257 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
28,693
Founded
1881

For Optical Engineering

#25 in the United Kingdom
#87 in Europe
#258 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1583

For Optical Engineering

#26 in the United Kingdom
#93 in Europe
#271 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1993

For Optical Engineering

#27 in the United Kingdom
#94 in Europe
#275 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

For Optical Engineering

#28 in the United Kingdom
#102 in Europe
#293 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1829

For Optical Engineering

#29 in the United Kingdom
#110 in Europe
#316 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1989

For Optical Engineering

#30 in the United Kingdom
#133 in Europe
#368 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

For Optical Engineering

#31 in the United Kingdom
#135 in Europe
#370 in the World
Enrollment
17,319
Male:Female
44:56
Founded
1961

For Optical Engineering

#32 in the United Kingdom
#142 in Europe
#390 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1964

For Optical Engineering

#33 in the United Kingdom
#151 in Europe
#411 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Enrollment
24,409
Male:Female
46:54
Founded
1957

For Optical Engineering

#34 in the United Kingdom
#159 in Europe
#426 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Optical Engineering

#35 in the United Kingdom
#160 in Europe
#428 in the World
Enrollment
170,000
Founded
1836

For Optical Engineering

#36 in the United Kingdom
#166 in Europe
#440 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1966

For Optical Engineering

#37 in the United Kingdom
#167 in Europe
#443 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1967

For Optical Engineering

#38 in the United Kingdom
#168 in Europe
#445 in the World
Enrollment
11,270
Founded
1884

For Optical Engineering

#39 in the United Kingdom
#189 in Europe
#503 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Optical Engineering

#40 in the United Kingdom
#196 in Europe
#516 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1962

For Optical Engineering

#41 in the United Kingdom
#201 in Europe
#531 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1967

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

#43 in the United Kingdom
#208 in Europe
#546 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Optical Engineering

#44 in the United Kingdom
#211 in Europe
#549 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1964

For Optical Engineering

#45 in the United Kingdom
#217 in Europe
#559 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1954

For Optical Engineering

#46 in the United Kingdom
#234 in Europe
#597 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Optical Engineering

#47 in the United Kingdom
#243 in Europe
#618 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1849

For Optical Engineering

#48 in the United Kingdom
#256 in Europe
#660 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Optical Engineering

#49 in the United Kingdom
#267 in Europe
#681 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1920

For Optical Engineering

#50 in the United Kingdom
#278 in Europe
#709 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1495

For Optical Engineering

#51 in the United Kingdom
#284 in Europe
#722 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Optical Engineering

#52 in the United Kingdom
#287 in Europe
#726 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1893

For Optical Engineering

#53 in the United Kingdom
#289 in Europe
#733 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Optical Engineering

#54 in the United Kingdom
#306 in Europe
#785 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1993

For Optical Engineering

#55 in the United Kingdom
#318 in Europe
#813 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1968

For Optical Engineering

#56 in the United Kingdom
#320 in Europe
#827 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Optical Engineering

#57 in the United Kingdom
#327 in Europe
#879 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Optical Engineering

#58 in the United Kingdom
#331 in Europe
#890 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

#60 in the United Kingdom
#335 in Europe
#904 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Optical Engineering

#61 in the United Kingdom
#345 in Europe
#943 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Optical Engineering

#62 in the United Kingdom
#354 in Europe
#974 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Optical Engineering

#63 in the United Kingdom
#369 in Europe
#1015 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Optical Engineering

#64 in the United Kingdom
#385 in Europe
#1112 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1967

For Optical Engineering

#65 in the United Kingdom
#404 in Europe
#1193 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1890

For Optical Engineering

#66 in the United Kingdom
#409 in Europe
#1209 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Optical Engineering

#67 in the United Kingdom
#418 in Europe
#1250 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1841

For Optical Engineering

#68 in the United Kingdom
#425 in Europe
#1268 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2006

For Optical Engineering

#69 in the United Kingdom
#430 in Europe
#1284 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
19,000
Founded
1838

For Optical Engineering

#70 in the United Kingdom
#436 in Europe
#1312 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1858

For Optical Engineering

#71 in the United Kingdom
#441 in Europe
#1343 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1823

For Optical Engineering

#72 in the United Kingdom
#443 in Europe
#1350 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1994

For Optical Engineering

#73 in the United Kingdom
#448 in Europe
#1394 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
22,980
Founded
1992

For Optical Engineering

#74 in the United Kingdom
#455 in Europe
#1420 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
15,555
Founded
1897

For Optical Engineering

#75 in the United Kingdom
#473 in Europe
#1495 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Optical Engineering

#76 in the United Kingdom
#484 in Europe
#1579 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1848

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