Best Universities for Early Childhood Education in Europe

Below is the list of best universities in Europe ranked based on their research performance in Early Childhood Education. A graph of 261K citations received by 8.87K academic papers made by 88 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 Early Childhood Education

#1 in Europe
#1 in Sweden
#39 in the World
Enrollment
49,150
Founded
1891

For Early Childhood Education

#2 in Europe
#1 in Finland
#58 in the World
Enrollment
13,870
Male:Female
40:60
Founded
1934

For Early Childhood Education

#3 in Europe
#63 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
31,123
Founded
1632

For Early Childhood Education

#4 in Europe
#64 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

For Early Childhood Education

#5 in Europe
#2 in Finland
#66 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
31,312
Founded
1640

For Early Childhood Education

#6 in Europe
#1 in Belgium
#67 in the World
Enrollment
62,693
Founded
1425

For Early Childhood Education

#7 in Europe
#71 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

For Early Childhood Education

#8 in Europe
#72 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1583

For Early Childhood Education

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

For Early Childhood Education

#10 in Europe
#83 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Early Childhood Education

#11 in Europe
#93 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

For Early Childhood Education

#12 in Europe
#96 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

For Early Childhood Education

#13 in Europe
#2 in Sweden
#98 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
33,147
Founded
1878

For Early Childhood Education

#14 in Europe
#100 in the World
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1636

For Early Childhood Education

#15 in Europe
#101 in the World
Enrollment
170,000
Founded
1836

For Early Childhood Education

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

For Early Childhood Education

#17 in Europe
#111 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1913

For Early Childhood Education

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

For Early Childhood Education

#19 in Europe
#2 in Belgium
#123 in the World
Enrollment
41,669
Founded
1817

For Early Childhood Education

#20 in Europe
#128 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

For Early Childhood Education

#21 in Europe
#131 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

For Early Childhood Education

#22 in Europe
#1 in Norway
#133 in the World
Enrollment
26,650
Founded
1811

For Early Childhood Education

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

For Early Childhood Education

#24 in Europe
#137 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
34,000
Founded
1614

For Early Childhood Education

#25 in Europe
#1 in Luxembourg
#140 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
2003

For Early Childhood Education

#26 in Europe
#2 in Germany
#143 in the World
Acceptance Rate
33%
Enrollment
24,391
Founded
1457

For Early Childhood Education

#27 in Europe
#145 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1948

For Early Childhood Education

#28 in Europe
#3 in Finland
#151 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
20,800
Male:Female
38:62
Founded
1920

For Early Childhood Education

#29 in Europe
#152 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1923

For Early Childhood Education

#30 in Europe
#2 in Norway
#158 in the World
Acceptance Rate
39%
Enrollment
42,031
Founded
1996

For Early Childhood Education

#31 in Europe
#1 in Greece
#163 in the World
Enrollment
12,000
Founded
1984

For Early Childhood Education

#32 in Europe
#166 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1964

For Early Childhood Education

#33 in Europe
#175 in the World
Enrollment
18,000
Founded
1976

For Early Childhood Education

#34 in Europe
#176 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1961

For Early Childhood Education

#35 in Europe
#4 in Finland
#178 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
2,900
Founded
1958

For Early Childhood Education

#36 in Europe
#180 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Early Childhood Education

#37 in Europe
#1 in Italy
#181 in the World
Enrollment
62,876
Founded
1222

For Early Childhood Education

#38 in Europe
#1 in Ireland
#186 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
33,321
Founded
1854

For Early Childhood Education

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

For Early Childhood Education

#40 in Europe
#1 in Spain
#197 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1531

For Early Childhood Education

#41 in Europe
#199 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1964

For Early Childhood Education

#42 in Europe
#200 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1880

For Early Childhood Education

#43 in Europe
#203 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

For Early Childhood Education

#44 in Europe
#207 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Early Childhood Education

#45 in Europe
#5 in Finland
#212 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
15,500
Founded
2010

For Early Childhood Education

#46 in Europe
#216 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2004

For Early Childhood Education

#47 in Europe
#6 in Finland
#225 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1925

For Early Childhood Education

#48 in Europe
#3 in Greece
#231 in the World
Enrollment
70,461
Founded
1837

For Early Childhood Education

#49 in Europe
#3 in Germany
#232 in the World
Enrollment
15,757
Founded
1990

For Early Childhood Education

#50 in Europe
#235 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Early Childhood Education

#51 in Europe
#1 in Denmark
#237 in the World
Enrollment
33,020
Founded
1928

For Early Childhood Education

#52 in Europe
#241 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Early Childhood Education

#53 in Europe
#2 in Spain
#244 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1968

For Early Childhood Education

#54 in Europe
#3 in Norway
#254 in the World
Acceptance Rate
26%
Enrollment
12,000
Founded
1994

For Early Childhood Education

#55 in Europe
#258 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

For Early Childhood Education

#56 in Europe
#4 in Greece
#262 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1973

For Early Childhood Education

#57 in Europe
#263 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2005

For Early Childhood Education

#58 in Europe
#1 in Cyprus
#264 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
7,048
Founded
1989

For Early Childhood Education

#59 in Europe
#3 in Spain
#269 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
58,390

For Early Childhood Education

#60 in Europe
#4 in Norway
#274 in the World
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
16,900
Founded
1946

For Early Childhood Education

#61 in Europe
#3 in Sweden
#279 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
32,000
Founded
1975

For Early Childhood Education

#62 in Europe
#281 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

For Early Childhood Education

#63 in Europe
#4 in Germany
#283 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
46,429
Founded
1914

For Early Childhood Education

#64 in Europe
#284 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

For Early Childhood Education

#65 in Europe
#286 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2005

For Early Childhood Education

#66 in Europe
#4 in Sweden
#287 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
16,000
Founded
1977

For Early Childhood Education

#67 in Europe
#289 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1967

For Early Childhood Education

#68 in Europe
#5 in Germany
#290 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
28,515
Male:Female
41:59
Founded
1477

For Early Childhood Education

#69 in Europe
#292 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1967

For Early Childhood Education

#70 in Europe
#1 in Iceland
#294 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
12,992
Founded
1911

For Early Childhood Education

#71 in Europe
#5 in Sweden
#296 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1477

For Early Childhood Education

#72 in Europe
#297 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Early Childhood Education

#73 in Europe
#2 in Denmark
#299 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1479

For Early Childhood Education

#74 in Europe
#305 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1920

For Early Childhood Education

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

For Early Childhood Education

#76 in Europe
#4 in Spain
#320 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1505

For Early Childhood Education

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

For Early Childhood Education

#78 in Europe
#327 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Early Childhood Education

#79 in Europe
#1 in Portugal
#328 in the World
Acceptance Rate
59%
Enrollment
29,178
Founded
1911

For Early Childhood Education

#80 in Europe
#5 in Spain
#331 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
30,926

For Early Childhood Education

#81 in Europe
#6 in Sweden
#335 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
15,575
Male:Female
40:60
Founded
1977

For Early Childhood Education

#82 in Europe
#338 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1962

For Early Childhood Education

#83 in Europe
#7 in Sweden
#339 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
34,237
Founded
1965

For Early Childhood Education

#84 in Europe
#2 in Portugal
#344 in the World
Enrollment
19,077
Founded
1973

For Early Childhood Education

#85 in Europe
#350 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Early Childhood Education

#86 in Europe
#351 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1848

For Early Childhood Education

#87 in Europe
#5 in Greece
#356 in the World
Enrollment
21,000
Founded
1964

For Early Childhood Education

#88 in Europe
#2 in Cyprus
#357 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1988