List of 5 best universities in Glasgow

We ranked 5 best universities in Glasgow based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 5.64M citations received by 152K publications made by 5 universities in Glasgow, measured the popularity of 723 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Glasgow
#2 in Scotland
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451
#2 in Glasgow
#6 in Scotland
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1964
#3 in Glasgow
#9 in Scotland
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1993
#4 in Glasgow
#17 in Scotland
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1845
#5 in Glasgow
#18 in Scotland
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1993

Universities near Glasgow

Distance, km
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km
University
Country rank
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City
11 University of the West of Scotland 100
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Paisley
38 University of Stirling 46
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Stirling
58 Heriot-Watt University 42
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Edinburgh
64 Edinburgh Napier University 88
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Edinburgh
67 University of Edinburgh 4
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Edinburgh
67 Scotland's Rural College 123
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Edinburgh
74 Queen Margaret University 113
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Edinburgh
103 University of Dundee 36
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Dundee
104 Abertay University 112
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Dundee
105 University of St Andrews 25
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St Andrews