Best Universities for Genealogy in Europe

Below is the list of best universities in Europe ranked based on their research performance in Genealogy. A graph of 118K citations received by 10.1K academic papers made by 145 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 Genealogy

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

For Genealogy

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

For Genealogy

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

For Genealogy

#4 in Europe
#19 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413

For Genealogy

#5 in Europe
#20 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1583

For Genealogy

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

For Genealogy

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

For Genealogy

#8 in Europe
#1 in Italy
#34 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1404

For Genealogy

#9 in Europe
#36 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

For Genealogy

#10 in Europe
#38 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

For Genealogy

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

For Genealogy

#12 in Europe
#48 in the World
Enrollment
170,000
Founded
1836

For Genealogy

#13 in Europe
#57 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

For Genealogy

#14 in Europe
#60 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

For Genealogy

#15 in Europe
#61 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1849

For Genealogy

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

For Genealogy

#17 in Europe
#68 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
28,693
Founded
1881

For Genealogy

#18 in Europe
#69 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Genealogy

#19 in Europe
#70 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Genealogy

#20 in Europe
#1 in Belgium
#72 in the World
Enrollment
62,693
Founded
1425

For Genealogy

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

For Genealogy

#22 in Europe
#76 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

For Genealogy

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

For Genealogy

#24 in Europe
#81 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

For Genealogy

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

For Genealogy

#26 in Europe
#84 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Enrollment
27,713
Founded
1575

For Genealogy

#27 in Europe
#85 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
31,123
Founded
1632

For Genealogy

#28 in Europe
#86 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

For Genealogy

#29 in Europe
#88 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Genealogy

#30 in Europe
#95 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
17,565
Founded
1907

For Genealogy

#31 in Europe
#97 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1989

For Genealogy

#32 in Europe
#1 in Sweden
#99 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
40,000
Founded
1666

For Genealogy

#33 in Europe
#103 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

For Genealogy

#34 in Europe
#1 in Spain
#105 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
71,806
Founded
1508

For Genealogy

#35 in Europe
#2 in Sweden
#108 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1477

For Genealogy

#36 in Europe
#2 in Denmark
#111 in the World
Enrollment
33,020
Founded
1928

For Genealogy

#37 in Europe
#116 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1495

For Genealogy

#38 in Europe
#117 in the World
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1636

For Genealogy

#39 in Europe
#118 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1823

For Genealogy

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

For Genealogy

#41 in Europe
#1 in Norway
#121 in the World
Enrollment
26,650
Founded
1811

For Genealogy

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

For Genealogy

#43 in Europe
#123 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1948

For Genealogy

#44 in Europe
#124 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1829

For Genealogy

#45 in Europe
#127 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Genealogy

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

For Genealogy

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

For Genealogy

#48 in Europe
#2 in Spain
#145 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
64,236

For Genealogy

#49 in Europe
#2 in Italy
#148 in the World
Enrollment
22,800
Founded
1391

For Genealogy

#50 in Europe
#3 in Italy
#149 in the World
Enrollment
100,155
Founded
1303

For Genealogy

#51 in Europe
#1 in Estonia
#151 in the World
Enrollment
13,000
Male:Female
33:67

For Genealogy

#52 in Europe
#153 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1965

For Genealogy

#53 in Europe
#155 in the World
Enrollment
8,200
Founded
1916

For Genealogy

#54 in Europe
#161 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
23,420

For Genealogy

#55 in Europe
#1 in Austria
#163 in the World
Enrollment
93,628
Founded
1365

For Genealogy

#56 in Europe
#170 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1880

For Genealogy

#57 in Europe
#172 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1966

For Genealogy

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

For Genealogy

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

For Genealogy

#60 in Europe
#186 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Genealogy

#61 in Europe
#5 in Italy
#187 in the World
Enrollment
62,876
Founded
1222

For Genealogy

#62 in Europe
#3 in Spain
#189 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1531

For Genealogy

#63 in Europe
#190 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1954

For Genealogy

#64 in Europe
#4 in Spain
#196 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
30,926

For Genealogy

#65 in Europe
#197 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1923

For Genealogy

#66 in Europe
#2 in Ireland
#201 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1845

For Genealogy

#67 in Europe
#1 in Luxembourg
#205 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
2003

For Genealogy

#68 in Europe
#1 in France
#206 in the World
Enrollment
2,400
Founded
1794

For Genealogy

#69 in Europe
#3 in Sweden
#207 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
33,147
Founded
1878

For Genealogy

#70 in Europe
#3 in Germany
#209 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1948

For Genealogy

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

For Genealogy

#72 in Europe
#5 in Spain
#213 in the World
Enrollment
42,500

For Genealogy

#73 in Europe
#214 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Genealogy

#74 in Europe
#3 in Ireland
#215 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
33,321
Founded
1854

For Genealogy

#75 in Europe
#4 in Germany
#220 in the World
Enrollment
38,043
Founded
1818

For Genealogy

#76 in Europe
#2 in Portugal
#221 in the World
Enrollment
49,769
Founded
1911

For Genealogy

#77 in Europe
#5 in Germany
#222 in the World
Enrollment
43,957
Founded
1919

For Genealogy

#78 in Europe
#226 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
17,744

For Genealogy

#79 in Europe
#228 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1964

For Genealogy

#80 in Europe
#6 in Spain
#230 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
15,801

For Genealogy

#81 in Europe
#6 in Germany
#231 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
46,429
Founded
1914

For Genealogy

#82 in Europe
#232 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1964

For Genealogy

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

For Genealogy

#84 in Europe
#2 in Belgium
#237 in the World
Enrollment
41,669
Founded
1817

For Genealogy

#85 in Europe
#241 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1865

For Genealogy

#86 in Europe
#245 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
25,732

For Genealogy

#87 in Europe
#7 in Germany
#247 in the World
Enrollment
37,473
Male:Female
42:58
Founded
1965

For Genealogy

#88 in Europe
#7 in Spain
#248 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1495

For Genealogy

#89 in Europe
#250 in the World
Enrollment
16,919

For Genealogy

#90 in Europe
#3 in Belgium
#254 in the World
Enrollment
25,421
Founded
1817

For Genealogy

#91 in Europe
#8 in Spain
#255 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
58,390

For Genealogy

#92 in Europe
#6 in Italy
#256 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1175

For Genealogy

#93 in Europe
#257 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1913

For Genealogy

#94 in Europe
#8 in Germany
#260 in the World
Enrollment
31,619
Founded
1734

For Genealogy

#95 in Europe
#9 in Spain
#261 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1968

For Genealogy

#96 in Europe
#266 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1964

For Genealogy

#97 in Europe
#9 in Germany
#267 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
35,587
Founded
1809

For Genealogy

#98 in Europe
#7 in Italy
#271 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1321

For Genealogy

#99 in Europe
#2 in Poland
#273 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Enrollment
37,013
Founded
1919

For Genealogy

#100 in Europe
#4 in Belgium
#275 in the World
Enrollment
30,824
Founded
1425