List of 35 best universities in London, England

We ranked 35 best universities in London based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 36.6M citations received by 844K publications made by 35 universities in London, measured the popularity of 4,571 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in London
#3 in England
Acceptance Rate
63%
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826
#2 in London
#4 in England
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
17,565
Founded
1907
#3 in London
#6 in England
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1829
#4 in London
#13 in England
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895
#5 in London
#19 in England
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1989
#6 in London
#22 in England
Acceptance Rate
63%
Enrollment
170,000
Founded
1836
#7 in London
#35 in England
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1966
#8 in London
#40 in England
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1823
#10 in London
#50 in England
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1973
#11 in London
#58 in England
Acceptance Rate
67%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1904
#12 in London
#59 in England
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1964
#13 in London
#60 in England
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
19,000
Founded
1838
#14 in London
#62 in England
Acceptance Rate
71%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1890
#15 in London
#65 in England
Acceptance Rate
63%
Enrollment
8,200
Founded
1916
#16 in London
#68 in England
Acceptance Rate
39%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1733
#17 in London
#70 in England
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992
#18 in London
#71 in England
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892
#19 in London
#72 in England
Acceptance Rate
63%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1791
#20 in London
#77 in England
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1848
#21 in London
#81 in England
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2004
#22 in London
#83 in England
Acceptance Rate
28%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1896
#23 in London
#84 in England
Enrollment
375
Founded
1932
#24 in London
#89 in England
Acceptance Rate
22%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1986
#25 in London
#101 in England
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1822
#26 in London
#103 in England
Enrollment
375
Founded
1994
#27 in London
#104 in England
Acceptance Rate
28%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1882
#28 in London
#110 in England
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
2005
#29 in London
#111 in England
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
4,000
Founded
1984
#30 in London
#115 in England
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1906
#31 in London
#117 in England
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1614
#32 in London
#119 in England
Acceptance Rate
31%
Enrollment
2,400
Founded
1962
#33 in London
#120 in England
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1972
#34 in London
#124 in England
Enrollment
750
Founded
1950
#35 in London
#131 in England
Founded
1989

Universities near London

Distance, km
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km
University
Country rank
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City
12 University of West London 103
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Ealing
16 St Mary's University, Twickenham 130
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Twickenham
17 Kingston University 80
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Kingston upon Thames
24 Brunel University London 40
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Uxbridge
29 University of Hertfordshire 49
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Hatfield, England
32 Royal Holloway, University of London 44
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Egham
43 University of Surrey 34
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Guildford
43 University of Law 143
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Guildford
45 Buckinghamshire New University 133
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High Wycombe
46 University of Bedfordshire 99
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Luton