91 Best universities for Criminology and Criminal Justice in the United Kingdom

Below is the list of best universities in the United Kingdom ranked based on their research performance in Criminology and Criminal Justice. A graph of 248K citations received by 14.7K academic papers made by 91 universities in the United Kingdom 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 Criminology and Criminal Justice

#1 in the United Kingdom
#1 in Europe
#3 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1209

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#2 in the United Kingdom
#2 in Europe
#12 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1096

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#3 in the United Kingdom
#3 in Europe
#23 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

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

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#5 in the United Kingdom
#5 in Europe
#43 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#6 in the United Kingdom
#6 in Europe
#49 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Enrollment
24,409
Male:Female
46:54
Founded
1957

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#7 in the United Kingdom
#7 in Europe
#51 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1965

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#8 in the United Kingdom
#8 in Europe
#57 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
28,693
Founded
1881

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#9 in the United Kingdom
#9 in Europe
#59 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1829

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#10 in the United Kingdom
#10 in Europe
#62 in the World
Enrollment
170,000
Founded
1836

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#11 in the United Kingdom
#11 in Europe
#63 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#12 in the United Kingdom
#12 in Europe
#66 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#13 in the United Kingdom
#13 in Europe
#67 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#14 in the United Kingdom
#14 in Europe
#70 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#15 in the United Kingdom
#15 in Europe
#77 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#16 in the United Kingdom
#16 in Europe
#78 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#17 in the United Kingdom
#17 in Europe
#88 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1964

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#18 in the United Kingdom
#18 in Europe
#90 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#19 in the United Kingdom
#19 in Europe
#96 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#20 in the United Kingdom
#20 in Europe
#103 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#21 in the United Kingdom
#21 in Europe
#106 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#22 in the United Kingdom
#23 in Europe
#114 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#23 in the United Kingdom
#25 in Europe
#120 in the World
Enrollment
17,319
Male:Female
44:56
Founded
1961

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#24 in the United Kingdom
#27 in Europe
#125 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1948

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#25 in the United Kingdom
#28 in Europe
#131 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#26 in the United Kingdom
#30 in Europe
#140 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1964

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#27 in the United Kingdom
#31 in Europe
#141 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1962

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#28 in the United Kingdom
#35 in Europe
#151 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#29 in the United Kingdom
#36 in Europe
#162 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
16,900
Founded
1966

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#30 in the United Kingdom
#37 in Europe
#165 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1920

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#31 in the United Kingdom
#38 in Europe
#169 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#32 in the United Kingdom
#39 in Europe
#170 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#33 in the United Kingdom
#41 in Europe
#174 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1973

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#34 in the United Kingdom
#44 in Europe
#183 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1954

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#35 in the United Kingdom
#45 in Europe
#188 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#36 in the United Kingdom
#47 in Europe
#192 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1989

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#37 in the United Kingdom
#48 in Europe
#199 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1968

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#38 in the United Kingdom
#49 in Europe
#200 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#39 in the United Kingdom
#50 in Europe
#205 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#40 in the United Kingdom
#51 in Europe
#206 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#41 in the United Kingdom
#53 in Europe
#211 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#42 in the United Kingdom
#54 in Europe
#218 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#43 in the United Kingdom
#55 in Europe
#224 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1967

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#44 in the United Kingdom
#56 in Europe
#226 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#45 in the United Kingdom
#57 in Europe
#228 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1966

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#46 in the United Kingdom
#59 in Europe
#234 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#47 in the United Kingdom
#60 in Europe
#236 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#48 in the United Kingdom
#62 in Europe
#242 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#49 in the United Kingdom
#63 in Europe
#250 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1823

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#50 in the United Kingdom
#64 in Europe
#254 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#51 in the United Kingdom
#65 in Europe
#256 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#52 in the United Kingdom
#67 in Europe
#261 in the World
Enrollment
30,732
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#53 in the United Kingdom
#70 in Europe
#280 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#54 in the United Kingdom
#71 in Europe
#283 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#55 in the United Kingdom
#72 in Europe
#284 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#56 in the United Kingdom
#73 in Europe
#289 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1964

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#57 in the United Kingdom
#74 in Europe
#291 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1849

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#58 in the United Kingdom
#75 in Europe
#292 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1841

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#59 in the United Kingdom
#77 in Europe
#298 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#60 in the United Kingdom
#79 in Europe
#306 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1872

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#61 in the United Kingdom
#84 in Europe
#333 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1495

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#62 in the United Kingdom
#85 in Europe
#338 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
18,857
Male:Female
53:47
Founded
1966

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#63 in the United Kingdom
#86 in Europe
#339 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#64 in the United Kingdom
#89 in Europe
#342 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
19,000
Founded
1838

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#65 in the United Kingdom
#91 in Europe
#353 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2005

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#66 in the United Kingdom
#92 in Europe
#358 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1966

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#67 in the United Kingdom
#94 in Europe
#362 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#68 in the United Kingdom
#95 in Europe
#363 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1904

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#69 in the United Kingdom
#96 in Europe
#370 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1967

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#70 in the United Kingdom
#97 in Europe
#371 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1848

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#71 in the United Kingdom
#99 in Europe
#379 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1966

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#72 in the United Kingdom
#100 in Europe
#385 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
22,980
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#73 in the United Kingdom
#107 in Europe
#397 in the World
Enrollment
8,200
Founded
1916

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#74 in the United Kingdom
#108 in Europe
#398 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1967

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#75 in the United Kingdom
#109 in Europe
#401 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1865

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#76 in the United Kingdom
#113 in Europe
#411 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#77 in the United Kingdom
#116 in Europe
#414 in the World
Acceptance Rate
28%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2006

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#78 in the United Kingdom
#117 in Europe
#416 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#79 in the United Kingdom
#119 in Europe
#426 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2004

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#80 in the United Kingdom
#122 in Europe
#433 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1893

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#81 in the United Kingdom
#124 in Europe
#436 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#82 in the United Kingdom
#125 in Europe
#438 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#83 in the United Kingdom
#126 in Europe
#446 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
17,565
Founded
1907

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#84 in the United Kingdom
#131 in Europe
#464 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1858

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#85 in the United Kingdom
#133 in Europe
#470 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1993

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#86 in the United Kingdom
#134 in Europe
#472 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2006

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#87 in the United Kingdom
#144 in Europe
#504 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1994

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#88 in the United Kingdom
#150 in Europe
#529 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#89 in the United Kingdom
#151 in Europe
#530 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#90 in the United Kingdom
#154 in Europe
#551 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2005

For Criminology and Criminal Justice

#91 in the United Kingdom
#156 in Europe
#554 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
15,555
Founded
1897

The best cities to study Criminology and Criminal Justice in the United Kingdom based on the number of universities and their ranks are Cambridge, Oxford, London, and Edinburgh.