Best Universities for Earth science / Geoscience / Geophysics in Europe

Below is the list of best universities in Europe ranked based on their research performance in Earth science and Geophysics. A graph of 2.35M citations received by 65K academic papers made by 329 universities in Europe 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 Earth science and Geophysics

#1 in Europe
#9 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1209

For Earth science and Geophysics

#2 in Europe
#16 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
23,420

For Earth science and Geophysics

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

For Earth science and Geophysics

#4 in Europe
#19 in the World
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1636

For Earth science and Geophysics

#5 in Europe
#22 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1096

For Earth science and Geophysics

#6 in Europe
#27 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

For Earth science and Geophysics

#7 in Europe
#32 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

For Earth science and Geophysics

#8 in Europe
#36 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

For Earth science and Geophysics

#9 in Europe
#39 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1583

For Earth science and Geophysics

#10 in Europe
#45 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

For Earth science and Geophysics

#11 in Europe
#1 in Norway
#46 in the World
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
16,900
Founded
1946

For Earth science and Geophysics

#12 in Europe
#2 in Norway
#47 in the World
Enrollment
26,650
Founded
1811

For Earth science and Geophysics

#13 in Europe
#1 in Germany
#48 in the World
Enrollment
20,878
Founded
1991

For Earth science and Geophysics

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

For Earth science and Geophysics

#15 in Europe
#52 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
28,693
Founded
1881

For Earth science and Geophysics

#16 in Europe
#1 in Russia
#57 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1755

For Earth science and Geophysics

#17 in Europe
#1 in France
#61 in the World
Enrollment
2,400
Founded
1794

For Earth science and Geophysics

#18 in Europe
#63 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
24,703
Founded
1842

For Earth science and Geophysics

#19 in Europe
#65 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1849

For Earth science and Geophysics

#20 in Europe
#2 in France
#67 in the World
Enrollment
49,000
Founded
1289

For Earth science and Geophysics

#21 in Europe
#68 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1880

For Earth science and Geophysics

#22 in Europe
#1 in Denmark
#70 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1479

For Earth science and Geophysics

#23 in Europe
#1 in Sweden
#71 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1477

For Earth science and Geophysics

#24 in Europe
#2 in Germany
#72 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
23,321
Founded
2009

For Earth science and Geophysics

#25 in Europe
#1 in Italy
#79 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
79,999
Founded
1088

For Earth science and Geophysics

#26 in Europe
#3 in Germany
#80 in the World
Enrollment
25,277
Founded
1665

For Earth science and Geophysics

#27 in Europe
#2 in Italy
#81 in the World
Enrollment
100,155
Founded
1303

For Earth science and Geophysics

#28 in Europe
#2 in Sweden
#82 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
33,147
Founded
1878

For Earth science and Geophysics

#29 in Europe
#4 in Germany
#84 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1948

For Earth science and Geophysics

#30 in Europe
#1 in Iceland
#85 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
12,992
Founded
1911

For Earth science and Geophysics

#31 in Europe
#1 in Greece
#91 in the World
Enrollment
74
Founded
1925

For Earth science and Geophysics

#32 in Europe
#3 in Italy
#94 in the World
Enrollment
65,234
Founded
1924

For Earth science and Geophysics

#33 in Europe
#3 in France
#95 in the World
Enrollment
35,037
Founded
1150

For Earth science and Geophysics

#34 in Europe
#1 in Spain
#99 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
71,806
Founded
1508

For Earth science and Geophysics

#35 in Europe
#101 in the World
Enrollment
11,449

For Earth science and Geophysics

#36 in Europe
#2 in Greece
#104 in the World
Enrollment
70,461
Founded
1837

For Earth science and Geophysics

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

For Earth science and Geophysics

#38 in Europe
#4 in Italy
#112 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1321

For Earth science and Geophysics

#39 in Europe
#113 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1872

For Earth science and Geophysics

#40 in Europe
#2 in Spain
#115 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
64,236

For Earth science and Geophysics

#41 in Europe
#5 in Germany
#116 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
50,918
Founded
1472

For Earth science and Geophysics

#42 in Europe
#117 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

For Earth science and Geophysics

#43 in Europe
#3 in Spain
#118 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1531

For Earth science and Geophysics

#44 in Europe
#119 in the World
Enrollment
18,576

For Earth science and Geophysics

#45 in Europe
#1 in Belgium
#124 in the World
Enrollment
25,421
Founded
1817

For Earth science and Geophysics

#46 in Europe
#2 in Denmark
#128 in the World
Enrollment
33,020
Founded
1928

For Earth science and Geophysics

#47 in Europe
#5 in Italy
#129 in the World
Enrollment
62,876
Founded
1222

For Earth science and Geophysics

#48 in Europe
#132 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1964

For Earth science and Geophysics

#49 in Europe
#134 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
49,508
Founded
1348

For Earth science and Geophysics

#50 in Europe
#6 in Italy
#141 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Earth science and Geophysics

#51 in Europe
#6 in Germany
#142 in the World
Enrollment
31,619
Founded
1734

For Earth science and Geophysics

#52 in Europe
#7 in Germany
#147 in the World
Enrollment
19,234
Founded
1971

For Earth science and Geophysics

#53 in Europe
#7 in Italy
#150 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1434

For Earth science and Geophysics

#54 in Europe
#152 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Earth science and Geophysics

#55 in Europe
#153 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Earth science and Geophysics

#56 in Europe
#155 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

For Earth science and Geophysics

#57 in Europe
#158 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1495

For Earth science and Geophysics

#58 in Europe
#161 in the World
Enrollment
16,919

For Earth science and Geophysics

#59 in Europe
#163 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413

For Earth science and Geophysics

#60 in Europe
#8 in Germany
#164 in the World
Enrollment
43,957
Founded
1919

For Earth science and Geophysics

#61 in Europe
#170 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Earth science and Geophysics

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

For Earth science and Geophysics

#63 in Europe
#175 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

For Earth science and Geophysics

#64 in Europe
#4 in France
#177 in the World
Enrollment
55,000
Founded
1339

For Earth science and Geophysics

#65 in Europe
#8 in Italy
#179 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1877

For Earth science and Geophysics

#66 in Europe
#5 in France
#183 in the World
Enrollment
28,333
Founded
1965

For Earth science and Geophysics

#67 in Europe
#1 in Portugal
#186 in the World
Enrollment
49,769
Founded
1911

For Earth science and Geophysics

#68 in Europe
#9 in Italy
#188 in the World
Enrollment
78,324
Founded
1224

For Earth science and Geophysics

#69 in Europe
#2 in Russia
#189 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1724

For Earth science and Geophysics

#70 in Europe
#3 in Norway
#190 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1968

For Earth science and Geophysics

#71 in Europe
#192 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
25,732

For Earth science and Geophysics

#72 in Europe
#3 in Greece
#195 in the World
Enrollment
21,000
Founded
1964

For Earth science and Geophysics

#73 in Europe
#9 in Germany
#198 in the World
Enrollment
42,954
Founded
1962

For Earth science and Geophysics

#74 in Europe
#6 in France
#199 in the World
Enrollment
15,399
Founded
1979

For Earth science and Geophysics

#75 in Europe
#10 in Germany
#200 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
28,515
Male:Female
41:59
Founded
1477

For Earth science and Geophysics

#76 in Europe
#4 in Norway
#204 in the World
Acceptance Rate
39%
Enrollment
42,031
Founded
1996

For Earth science and Geophysics

#77 in Europe
#10 in Italy
#205 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
49,108
Founded
1343

For Earth science and Geophysics

#78 in Europe
#11 in Germany
#207 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
44,692
Founded
1780

For Earth science and Geophysics

#79 in Europe
#208 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

For Earth science and Geophysics

#80 in Europe
#4 in Spain
#209 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1542

For Earth science and Geophysics

#81 in Europe
#210 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Earth science and Geophysics

#82 in Europe
#1 in Poland
#211 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
42,700
Founded
1816

For Earth science and Geophysics

#83 in Europe
#12 in Germany
#212 in the World
Enrollment
38,043
Founded
1818

For Earth science and Geophysics

#84 in Europe
#213 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1962

For Earth science and Geophysics

#85 in Europe
#214 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Earth science and Geophysics

#86 in Europe
#1 in Finland
#215 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
31,312
Founded
1640

For Earth science and Geophysics

#87 in Europe
#7 in France
#216 in the World
Enrollment
50,174
Founded
1441

For Earth science and Geophysics

#88 in Europe
#1 in Austria
#220 in the World
Enrollment
93,628
Founded
1365

For Earth science and Geophysics

#89 in Europe
#1 in Hungary
#223 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
2,800
Founded
1635

For Earth science and Geophysics

#90 in Europe
#3 in Sweden
#224 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
40,000
Founded
1666

For Earth science and Geophysics

#91 in Europe
#4 in Sweden
#228 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1827

For Earth science and Geophysics

#92 in Europe
#13 in Germany
#230 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
49,382
Male:Female
39:61
Founded
1388

For Earth science and Geophysics

#93 in Europe
#11 in Italy
#233 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1924

For Earth science and Geophysics

#94 in Europe
#1 in Ireland
#236 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
33,321
Founded
1854

For Earth science and Geophysics

#95 in Europe
#8 in France
#239 in the World
Enrollment
50,822
Founded
1621

For Earth science and Geophysics

#96 in Europe
#9 in France
#241 in the World
Enrollment
78,000
Founded
2012

For Earth science and Geophysics

#97 in Europe
#2 in Belgium
#243 in the World
Enrollment
62,693
Founded
1425

For Earth science and Geophysics

#98 in Europe
#3 in Belgium
#244 in the World
Enrollment
41,669
Founded
1817

For Earth science and Geophysics

#99 in Europe
#14 in Germany
#250 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
44,517
Founded
1870

For Earth science and Geophysics

#100 in Europe
#15 in Germany
#254 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
46,429
Founded
1914