Best Universities for Classics and Ancient History in Europe

Below is the list of best universities in Europe ranked based on their research performance in Classics and Ancient History. A graph of 231K citations received by 61K academic papers made by 319 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 Classics and Ancient History

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

For Classics and Ancient History

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

For Classics and Ancient History

#3 in Europe
#4 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1583

For Classics and Ancient History

#4 in Europe
#5 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

For Classics and Ancient History

#5 in Europe
#7 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

For Classics and Ancient History

#6 in Europe
#13 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

For Classics and Ancient History

#7 in Europe
#17 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413

For Classics and Ancient History

#8 in Europe
#19 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1829

For Classics and Ancient History

#9 in Europe
#21 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

For Classics and Ancient History

#10 in Europe
#26 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

For Classics and Ancient History

#11 in Europe
#1 in Spain
#29 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
30,926

For Classics and Ancient History

#12 in Europe
#32 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

For Classics and Ancient History

#13 in Europe
#36 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Classics and Ancient History

#14 in Europe
#40 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1948

For Classics and Ancient History

#15 in Europe
#41 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

For Classics and Ancient History

#16 in Europe
#42 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

For Classics and Ancient History

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

For Classics and Ancient History

#18 in Europe
#44 in the World
Enrollment
8,200
Founded
1916

For Classics and Ancient History

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

For Classics and Ancient History

#20 in Europe
#52 in the World
Enrollment
170,000
Founded
1836

For Classics and Ancient History

#21 in Europe
#53 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
28,693
Founded
1881

For Classics and Ancient History

#22 in Europe
#54 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
31,123
Founded
1632

For Classics and Ancient History

#23 in Europe
#58 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Enrollment
27,713
Founded
1575

For Classics and Ancient History

#24 in Europe
#63 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

For Classics and Ancient History

#25 in Europe
#65 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Classics and Ancient History

#26 in Europe
#68 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

For Classics and Ancient History

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

For Classics and Ancient History

#28 in Europe
#72 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Classics and Ancient History

#29 in Europe
#73 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1849

For Classics and Ancient History

#30 in Europe
#1 in Belgium
#74 in the World
Enrollment
62,693
Founded
1425

For Classics and Ancient History

#31 in Europe
#1 in Ireland
#77 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1592

For Classics and Ancient History

#32 in Europe
#84 in the World
Enrollment
17,319
Male:Female
44:56
Founded
1961

For Classics and Ancient History

#33 in Europe
#1 in Russia
#86 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Classics and Ancient History

#34 in Europe
#91 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Classics and Ancient History

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

For Classics and Ancient History

#36 in Europe
#1 in Italy
#95 in the World
Enrollment
100,155
Founded
1303

For Classics and Ancient History

#37 in Europe
#2 in Belgium
#96 in the World
Enrollment
25,421
Founded
1817

For Classics and Ancient History

#38 in Europe
#97 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

For Classics and Ancient History

#39 in Europe
#98 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1989

For Classics and Ancient History

#40 in Europe
#1 in Germany
#101 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
50,918
Founded
1472

For Classics and Ancient History

#41 in Europe
#103 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1965

For Classics and Ancient History

#42 in Europe
#105 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Classics and Ancient History

#43 in Europe
#1 in Greece
#107 in the World
Enrollment
70,461
Founded
1837

For Classics and Ancient History

#44 in Europe
#1 in Austria
#110 in the World
Enrollment
93,628
Founded
1365

For Classics and Ancient History

#45 in Europe
#1 in France
#111 in the World
Enrollment
2,400
Founded
1794

For Classics and Ancient History

#46 in Europe
#2 in Ireland
#112 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
33,321
Founded
1854

For Classics and Ancient History

#47 in Europe
#2 in Spain
#118 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
71,806
Founded
1508

For Classics and Ancient History

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

For Classics and Ancient History

#49 in Europe
#2 in Poland
#125 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
41,661
Founded
1364

For Classics and Ancient History

#50 in Europe
#127 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1823

For Classics and Ancient History

#51 in Europe
#1 in Norway
#132 in the World
Enrollment
26,650
Founded
1811

For Classics and Ancient History

#52 in Europe
#133 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Classics and Ancient History

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

For Classics and Ancient History

#54 in Europe
#139 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1954

For Classics and Ancient History

#55 in Europe
#2 in Denmark
#140 in the World
Enrollment
33,020
Founded
1928

For Classics and Ancient History

#56 in Europe
#2 in Germany
#143 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
28,413
Founded
1386

For Classics and Ancient History

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

For Classics and Ancient History

#58 in Europe
#149 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1964

For Classics and Ancient History

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

For Classics and Ancient History

#60 in Europe
#3 in Belgium
#156 in the World
Enrollment
41,669
Founded
1817

For Classics and Ancient History

#61 in Europe
#3 in Germany
#164 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
28,515
Male:Female
41:59
Founded
1477

For Classics and Ancient History

#62 in Europe
#4 in Germany
#167 in the World
Enrollment
31,619
Founded
1734

For Classics and Ancient History

#63 in Europe
#5 in Germany
#170 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1948

For Classics and Ancient History

#64 in Europe
#2 in Italy
#175 in the World
Enrollment
62,876
Founded
1222

For Classics and Ancient History

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

For Classics and Ancient History

#66 in Europe
#178 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
25,732

For Classics and Ancient History

#67 in Europe
#6 in Germany
#179 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
35,587
Founded
1809

For Classics and Ancient History

#68 in Europe
#3 in Italy
#183 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1321

For Classics and Ancient History

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

For Classics and Ancient History

#70 in Europe
#2 in Greece
#188 in the World
Enrollment
74
Founded
1925

For Classics and Ancient History

#71 in Europe
#4 in Italy
#191 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
79,999
Founded
1088

For Classics and Ancient History

#72 in Europe
#193 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
34,000
Founded
1614

For Classics and Ancient History

#73 in Europe
#197 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1872

For Classics and Ancient History

#74 in Europe
#203 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1923

For Classics and Ancient History

#75 in Europe
#206 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1920

For Classics and Ancient History

#76 in Europe
#1 in Croatia
#209 in the World
Enrollment
56,113
Founded
1874

For Classics and Ancient History

#77 in Europe
#210 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1962

For Classics and Ancient History

#78 in Europe
#3 in Spain
#211 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
64,236

For Classics and Ancient History

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

For Classics and Ancient History

#80 in Europe
#7 in Germany
#216 in the World
Enrollment
21,558
Founded
1962

For Classics and Ancient History

#81 in Europe
#3 in Poland
#218 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Enrollment
37,013
Founded
1919

For Classics and Ancient History

#82 in Europe
#3 in Ireland
#221 in the World
Enrollment
21,894
Founded
1845

For Classics and Ancient History

#83 in Europe
#224 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Classics and Ancient History

#84 in Europe
#5 in Italy
#233 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
49,108
Founded
1343

For Classics and Ancient History

#85 in Europe
#235 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1966

For Classics and Ancient History

#86 in Europe
#6 in Italy
#236 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1404

For Classics and Ancient History

#87 in Europe
#239 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1964

For Classics and Ancient History

#88 in Europe
#7 in Italy
#242 in the World
Enrollment
65,234
Founded
1924

For Classics and Ancient History

#89 in Europe
#4 in Belgium
#243 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2003

For Classics and Ancient History

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

For Classics and Ancient History

#91 in Europe
#3 in Sweden
#255 in the World
Enrollment
49,150
Founded
1891

For Classics and Ancient History

#92 in Europe
#1 in Portugal
#257 in the World
Enrollment
49,769
Founded
1911

For Classics and Ancient History

#93 in Europe
#1 in Slovenia
#259 in the World
Enrollment
37,874
Founded
1919

For Classics and Ancient History

#94 in Europe
#262 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1967

For Classics and Ancient History

#95 in Europe
#8 in Germany
#263 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
46,429
Founded
1914

For Classics and Ancient History

#96 in Europe
#268 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
1932

For Classics and Ancient History

#97 in Europe
#2 in Hungary
#269 in the World
Enrollment
1,283
Founded
1991

For Classics and Ancient History

#98 in Europe
#9 in Germany
#275 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
44,692
Founded
1780

For Classics and Ancient History

#99 in Europe
#276 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1880

For Classics and Ancient History

#100 in Europe
#2 in Norway
#278 in the World
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
16,900
Founded
1946