List of 19 best universities in Brussels

We ranked 19 best universities in Brussels based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 3.18M citations received by 94K publications made by 19 universities in Brussels, measured the popularity of 264 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Brussels
#5 in Belgium
#110 in Europe
Enrollment
24,000
Founded
1834
#2 in Brussels
#7 in Belgium
#150 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
11,101
Founded
1970
#3 in Brussels
#13 in Belgium
#956 in Europe
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1995
#4 in Brussels
#16 in Belgium
#1226 in Europe
Enrollment
4,152
Founded
1948
#5 in Brussels
#17 in Belgium
#1292 in Europe
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
2014
#6 in Brussels
#19 in Belgium
#1472 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1926
#7 in Brussels
#22 in Belgium
#1593 in Europe
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1954
#8 in Brussels
#24 in Belgium
#1684 in Europe
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1969
#9 in Brussels
#25 in Belgium
#1685 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1832
#10 in Brussels
#29 in Belgium
#1760 in Europe
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
2012
#11 in Brussels
#36 in Belgium
#1905 in Europe
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1994
#12 in Brussels
#39 in Belgium
#1972 in Europe
Founded
2016
#13 in Brussels
#41 in Belgium
#2073 in Europe
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1995
#15 in Brussels
#48 in Belgium
#2165 in Europe
Enrollment
375
Founded
1987
#16 in Brussels
#54 in Belgium
#2282 in Europe
Founded
1995
#17 in Brussels
#55 in Belgium
#2336 in Europe
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1995
#19 in Brussels
#61 in Belgium
#2511 in Europe
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1995

Universities near Brussels

Distance, km
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km
University
Country rank
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City
2 Institutes of Saint-Luc de Bruxelles 60
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Saint-Gilles
3 School of Graphic Research 38
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Saint-Gilles
21 Thomas More University of Applied Sciences 27
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Mechelen
22 Evangelical Theological Faculty, Leuven 33
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Leuven
24 University College Leuven-Limburg 35
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Heverlee
25 Catholic University of Leuven 1
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Leuven
26 Institute of Visual Arts 52
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Louvain-la-Neuve
27 Catholic University of Louvain 4
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Louvain-la-Neuve
41 Institute of Tropical Medicine 11
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Antwerp
41 Karel de Grote - University College 30
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