Top 300 universities in Europe: Rankings & Acceptance rate

Rank
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University nameCountry & City
Acceptance rate
Acc. rate
1 University of Cambridge United Kingdom
Cambridge
15%
2 University College London United Kingdom
London
3 University of Oxford United Kingdom
Oxford
25%
4 University of Murcia Spain
Murcia
65%
5 University of Helsinki Finland
Helsinki
5%
6 The University of Edinburgh United Kingdom
Edinburgh
7 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich Switzerland
Zürich
8 Uppsala University Sweden
Uppsala
75%
9 Technical University of Munich Germany
München
10 Heidelberg University - Germany Germany
Heidelberg
11 University of Munich Germany
München
12 The University of Manchester United Kingdom
Manchester
13 University of Oslo Norway
Oslo
14 University of Amsterdam Netherlands
Amsterdam
15 Utrecht University Netherlands
Utrecht
16 Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne Switzerland
Lausanne
17 Free University of Berlin Germany
Berlin
18 University of Vienna Austria
Vienna
19 Technical University of Denmark Denmark
Kongens Lyngby
20 University of Leeds United Kingdom
Leeds
21 Imperial College London United Kingdom
London
22 University of Bonn Germany
Bonn
23 The London School of Economics and Political Science United Kingdom
London
24 Delft University of Technology Netherlands
Delft
65%
25 Lund University Sweden
Lund
26 Complutense University of Madrid Spain
Madrid
27 The University of Warwick United Kingdom
Coventry
28 University of Zurich Switzerland
Zürich
29 Catholic University of Leuven Belgium
Leuven
30 University of Hamburg Germany
Hamburg
31 The University of Nottingham United Kingdom
Nottingham
32 The University of York United Kingdom
York
33 RWTH Aachen University Germany
Aachen
34 Ghent University Belgium
Ghent
35 University of Groningen Netherlands
Groningen
36 University of Glasgow United Kingdom
Glasgow
37 King's College London United Kingdom
London
38 University of Bologna Italy
Bologna
55%
39 Technical University of Berlin Germany
Berlin
40 University of Copenhagen Denmark
Copenhagen
41 University of Tubingen Germany
Tübingen
42 Eindhoven University of Technology Netherlands
Eindhoven
43 KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
Stockholm
45%
44 Humboldt University of Berlin Germany
Berlin
45 Autonomous University of Madrid Spain
Madrid
46 University of Stuttgart Germany
Stuttgart
47 Free University Amsterdam Netherlands
Amsterdam
48 Dresden University of Technology Germany
Dresden
49 Charles University Czech Republic
Prague
50 University of Munster Germany
Münster
15%
51 The University of Sheffield United Kingdom
Sheffield
52 Linkoping University Sweden
Linköping
45%
53 University of Bristol United Kingdom
Bristol
54 University of Geneva Switzerland
Geneva
55 Polytechnic University of Valencia Spain
Valencia
85%
56 University of Freiburg Germany
Freiburg im Breisgau
57 University of Bergen Norway
Bergen
58 University of Barcelona Spain
Barcelona
75%
59 University of Twente Netherlands
Enschede
60 Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Germany
Karlsruhe
25%
61 Newcastle University United Kingdom
Newcastle upon Tyne
62 University of Leipzig Germany
Leipzig
63 Chalmers University of Technology Sweden
Göteborg
85%
64 Norwegian University of Science and Technology Norway
Trondheim
65 Technical University of Catalonia Spain
Barcelona
66 University of Bern Switzerland
Bern
67 University of Granada Spain
Granada
68 Darmstadt University of Technology Germany
Darmstadt
69 Wageningen University Netherlands
Wageningen
70 University of Cologne Germany
Köln
71 Technical University of Madrid Spain
Madrid
72 University of Gottingen Germany
Göttingen
73 Aarhus University Denmark
Aarhus
74 Kiel University Germany
Kiel
75 Masaryk University Czech Republic
Brno
35%
76 Umea University Sweden
Umeå
77 The University of Gothenburg Sweden
Göteborg
78 Sapienza University of Rome Italy
Rome
79 Leibniz University of Hanover Germany
Hannover
80 University of Padua Italy
Padua
81 Moscow State University Russia
Moscow
82 Charite - Medical University of Berlin Germany
Berlin
83 University of Porto Portugal
Porto
84 Polytechnic University of Milan Italy
Milan
85 University of Seville Spain
Sevilla
86 Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz Germany
Mainz
87 Stockholm University Sweden
Stockholm
88 Queen Mary University of London United Kingdom
London
89 University of Surrey United Kingdom
Guildford
90 University of Wurzburg Germany
Würzburg
91 University of Valencia Spain
Valencia
55%
92 University of Bremen Germany
Bremen
93 Trinity College Dublin, University of Dublin Ireland
Dublin
94 University of Pisa Italy
Pisa
25%
95 University of Malaga Spain
Málaga
96 University of Bielefeld Germany
Bielefeld
97 Czech Technical University in Prague Czech Republic
Prague
65%
98 University of Milan Italy
Milan
99 Friedrich Schiller University of Jena Germany
Jena
75%
100 University of Alicante Spain
San Vicente del Raspeig
65%
101 University of Trier Germany
Trier
102 University of Saragossa Spain
Zaragoza
103 Aalto University Finland
Espoo
15%
104 University of Duisburg - Essen Germany
Essen
105 Queen's University Belfast United Kingdom
Belfast
35%
106 Federico II University of Naples Italy
Naples
107 University of Florence Italy
Florence
108 Cardiff University United Kingdom
Cardiff
109 University of Coimbra Portugal
Coimbra
45%
110 University of Exeter United Kingdom
Exeter
111 Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Greece
Thessaloniki
112 University of Salamanca Spain
Salamanca
113 University of Ljubljana Slovenia
Ljubljana
114 University College Dublin Ireland
Dublin
25%
115 University of La Rioja Spain
Logroño
116 Aalborg University Denmark
Aalborg
117 University of Leicester United Kingdom
Leicester
118 Radboud University Netherlands
Nijmegen
119 University of Turin Italy
Turin
120 University of Lausanne Switzerland
Lausanne
121 University of Jyvaskyla Finland
Jyväskylä
122 Ruhr University Bochum Germany
Bochum
123 Free University of Brussels Belgium
Brussels
124 Normal Superior School France
Paris
125 University of Oulu Finland
Oulu
126 Loughborough University United Kingdom
Loughborough
127 University of Basel Switzerland
Basel
128 University of Sussex United Kingdom
Brighton
129 University of East Anglia United Kingdom
Norwich
130 University of Innsbruck Austria
Innsbruck
131 University of Minho Portugal
Braga
132 Polytechnic University of Turin Italy
Turin
133 National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Greece
Athens
134 The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences Sweden
Uppsala
135 Claude Bernard University Lyon 1 France
Villeurbanne
136 University of Essex United Kingdom
Colchester
137 Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf Germany
Düsseldorf
138 Carlos III University, Madrid Spain
Getafe
139 University of Strathclyde United Kingdom
Glasgow
140 Autonomous University of Barcelona Spain
Cerdanyola del Vallès
141 University of Marburg Germany
Marburg
142 University of Turku Finland
Turku
15%
143 National Research University Higher School of Economics Russia
Moscow
144 University of Tartu Estonia
Tartu
145 National Technical University of Athens Greece
Athens
146 University of St Andrews United Kingdom
St Andrews
147 Central School of Lyon France
Ecully
148 University of Bath United Kingdom
Bath
15%
149 New University of Lisbon Portugal
Lisbon
150 University of Reading United Kingdom
Reading
151 Tampere University of Technology Finland
Tampere
152 University of Warsaw Poland
Warsaw
25%
153 University of Ulm Germany
Ulm
154 Jagiellonian University Poland
Krakow
35%
155 Brno University of Technology Czech Republic
Brno
65%
156 University of Trento Italy
Trento
55%
157 Durham University United Kingdom
Durham
158 University of Giessen Germany
Giessen
159 University of Regensburg Germany
Regensburg
160 Free University of Brussels - VUB Belgium
Brussels
25%
161 Saarland University Germany
Saarbrücken
35%
162 University of Aberdeen United Kingdom
Aberdeen
163 Budapest University of Technology and Economics Hungary
Budapest
164 University of Iceland Iceland
Reykjavík
85%
165 Pompeu Fabra University Spain
Barcelona
166 International School for Advanced Studies Italy
Trieste
5%
167 University of Potsdam Germany
Potsdam
168 Graz University of Technology Austria
Graz
169 Erasmus University Rotterdam Netherlands
Rotterdam
170 Catholic University of Louvain Belgium
Louvain-la-Neuve
171 Technical University of Kaiserslautern Germany
Kaiserslautern
172 Lancaster University United Kingdom
Lancaster
25%
173 Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg Germany
Halle
55%
174 University College Cork Ireland
Cork
175 University of Erlangen Nuremberg Germany
Erlangen
45%
176 Eotvos Lorand University Hungary
Budapest
35%
177 University of Southern Denmark Denmark
Odense
178 Adam Mickiewicz University Poland
Poznan
179 University of Dundee United Kingdom
Dundee
180 University of Liverpool United Kingdom
Liverpool
181 Maastricht University Netherlands
Maastricht
182 University of Kassel Germany
Kassel
183 City, University of London United Kingdom
London
184 University of Kent United Kingdom
Canterbury
185 Brunel University London United Kingdom
Uxbridge
65%
186 University of Konstanz Germany
Konstanz
187 Normal Superior School of Lyon France
Lyon
188 University of Rostock Germany
Rostock
189 University of Genoa Italy
Genoa
190 Heriot-Watt University United Kingdom
Edinburgh
191 Paris-Sud University France
Orsay
192 University of Mannheim Germany
Mannheim
193 University of Santiago de Compostela Spain
Santiago de Compostela
45%
194 Karolinska Institute Sweden
Stockholm
195 University of the West of England United Kingdom
Bristol
196 Johannes Kepler University Linz Austria
Linz
197 UiT The Arctic University of Norway Norway
Tromsø
5%
198 University of Valladolid Spain
Valladolid
85%
199 University of Graz Austria
Graz
200 Chemnitz University of Technology Germany
Chemnitz
201 University of Lisbon Portugal
Lisbon
202 University of Zagreb Croatia
Zagreb
203 AGH University of Science and Technology Poland
Krakow
204 University of Strasbourg France
Strasbourg
205 University of Bayreuth Germany
Bayreuth
35%
206 University of Belgrade Serbia
Belgrade
207 University of Aveiro Portugal
Aveiro
208 TU Dortmund University Germany
Dortmund
209 Dublin City University Ireland
Dublin
210 University of Plymouth United Kingdom
Plymouth
211 WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management Germany
Vallendar
212 University of Fribourg Switzerland
Fribourg
213 Warsaw University of Technology Poland
Warsaw
75%
214 University of Hertfordshire United Kingdom
Hatfield
215 University of Bordeaux France
Bordeaux
216 Sheffield Hallam University United Kingdom
Sheffield
217 University of Stirling United Kingdom
Stirling
15%
218 University of Birmingham United Kingdom
Birmingham
219 University of Southampton United Kingdom
Southampton
220 Manchester Metropolitan University United Kingdom
Manchester
221 University of St. Gallen Switzerland
St. Gallen
222 University of Castilla La Mancha Spain
Ciudad Real
75%
223 James I University Spain
Castelló de La Plana
224 Goldsmiths, University of London United Kingdom
London
225 Bangor University United Kingdom
Bangor
226 University of Rome Tor Vergata Italy
Rome
227 University of the Arts London United Kingdom
London
228 University of Portsmouth United Kingdom
Portsmouth
229 Otto von Guericke University of Magdeburg Germany
Magdeburg
230 University of Augsburg Germany
Augsburg
231 University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis France
Nice
232 Oxford Brookes University United Kingdom
Oxford
233 University of Wuppertal Germany
Wuppertal
234 University of Paderborn Germany
Paderborn
235 Osnabruck University Germany
Osnabrück
236 University of Oviedo Spain
Oviedo
85%
237 St. Petersburg State University Russia
Saint Petersburg
238 University of Nantes France
Nantes
239 University of Antwerp Belgium
Antwerp
240 Palacky University, Olomouc Czech Republic
Olomouc
241 University of Rennes 1 France
Rennes
242 University of Economics, Prague Czech Republic
Prague
243 University of Limerick Ireland
Limerick
244 University of Patras Greece
Patras
245 University of La Laguna Spain
San Cristóbal de La Laguna
246 University of Palermo Italy
Palermo
247 University of Szeged Hungary
Szeged
45%
248 Birkbeck, University of London United Kingdom
London
249 University of Cordoba Spain
Córdoba
250 Catholic University of the Sacred Heart Italy
Milan
251 Paris Institute of Political Studies France
Paris
5%
252 Braunschweig University of Technology Germany
Braunschweig
45%
253 Medical University of Vienna Austria
Vienna
254 Hannover Medical School Germany
Hannover
255 London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London United Kingdom
London
256 Cranfield University United Kingdom
Cranfield
257 University of Alcala Spain
Alcalá de Henares
258 Pierre and Marie Curie University France
Paris
259 University of Applied Sciences of Northwestern Switzerland Switzerland
Brugg
75%
260 University of Latvia Latvia
Riga
45%
261 University of Liege Belgium
Liège
262 University of A Coruna Spain
A Coruña
75%
263 University of Beira Interior Portugal
Covilhã
95%
264 University of Milano-Bicocca Italy
Milan
265 University of Eastern Finland Finland
Joensuu
266 University of Siena Italy
Siena
267 The University of Hull United Kingdom
Hull
268 Leiden University Netherlands
Leiden
269 University of Catania Italy
Catania
25%
270 University of Parma Italy
Parma
271 University of Salford United Kingdom
Salford
272 Lulea University of Technology Sweden
Luleå
273 University of Extremadura Spain
Badajoz
274 University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna Austria
Vienna
275 Silesian University of Technology Poland
Gliwice
276 Roma Tre University Italy
Rome
75%
277 Swansea University United Kingdom
Swansea
278 University of Salerno Italy
Salerno
279 University of Cantabria Spain
Santander
280 Comenius University in Bratislava Slovakia
Bratislava
25%
281 University of Trieste Italy
Trieste
282 University of Lorraine France
Nancy
5%
283 VSB - Technical University of Ostrava Czech Republic
Ostrava
284 University of Bari Italy
Bari
285 National University of Ireland, Galway Ireland
Galway
286 University of Burgundy France
Dijon
287 Ca' Foscari University of Venice Italy
Venice
288 Ulster University United Kingdom
Coleraine
289 Vilnius University Lithuania
Vilnius
290 University of Hohenheim Germany
Stuttgart
291 University of Greifswald Germany
Greifswald
292 De Montfort University United Kingdom
Leicester
293 University of Wroclaw Poland
Wroclaw
294 Babes-Bolyai University Romania
Cluj-Napoca
95%
295 Tilburg University Netherlands
Tilburg
65%
296 University of Siegen Germany
Siegen
297 Halmstad University Sweden
Halmstad
298 University of Cadiz Spain
Cádiz
85%
299 University of West Bohemia Czech Republic
Pilsen
300 Aberystwyth University United Kingdom
Aberystwyth