Best Intellectual Property (IP/Patent Law) Schools in Europe

Below is the list of best universities in Europe ranked based on their research performance in Intellectual Property and Patent Law. A graph of 128K citations received by 8.65K academic papers made by 96 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 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 an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Oxford logo
    Acceptance Rate
    18%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1096
  2. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Cambridge logo
    Acceptance Rate
    21%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1209
  3. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Catholic University of Leuven logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1425
  4. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Nottingham logo
    Acceptance Rate
    11%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1948
  5. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Amsterdam logo
    Acceptance Rate
    4%
    Enrollment
    31,123
    Founded
    1632
  6. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    London School of Economics and Political Science logo
    Acceptance Rate
    9%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1895
  7. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Bologna logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    79,999
    Founded
    1088
  8. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Munich logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    50,918
    Founded
    1472
  9. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    King's College London logo
    Acceptance Rate
    13%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1829
  10. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Technical University of Munich logo
    Acceptance Rate
    8%
    Enrollment
    42,705
    Male:Female
    63:37
    Founded
    1868
  11. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Maastricht University logo
    Enrollment
    18,000
    Founded
    1976
  12. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Queen Mary University of London logo
    Acceptance Rate
    44%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1989
  13. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Sussex logo
    Acceptance Rate
    83%
    Enrollment
    17,319
    Founded
    1961
  14. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University College London logo
    Acceptance Rate
    63%
    Enrollment
    42,000
    Founded
    1826
  15. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Imperial College London logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    17,565
    Founded
    1907
  16. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of St. Gallen logo
    Enrollment
    7,666
  17. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Erasmus University Rotterdam logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1913
  18. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Edinburgh logo
    Acceptance Rate
    51%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1583
  19. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of London logo
    Acceptance Rate
    63%
    Enrollment
    170,000
    Founded
    1836
  20. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Free University of Brussels logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    24,000
    Founded
    1834
  21. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Lancaster University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    64%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1964
  22. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Copenhagen logo
    Acceptance Rate
    37%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1479
  23. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Copenhagen Business School logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1917
  24. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Strasbourg logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    50,822
    Founded
    1621
  25. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Turin logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1404
  26. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Manchester logo
    Acceptance Rate
    59%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1824
  27. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Glasgow logo
    Acceptance Rate
    70%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1451
  28. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Bocconi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    38%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1902
  29. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    St. Petersburg State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    14%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1724
  30. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Lappeenranta University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    5,300
    Founded
    1969
  31. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Pompeu Fabra University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    12,500
  32. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Chalmers University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    10,300
    Founded
    1829
  33. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne logo
    Enrollment
    11,449
  34. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Utrecht University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1636
  35. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1987
  36. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Leeds logo
    Acceptance Rate
    76%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1904
  37. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Loughborough University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    68%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1966
  38. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Helsinki logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Enrollment
    31,312
    Founded
    1640
  39. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Oslo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    27,505
    Founded
    1811
  40. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Catholic University of Louvain logo
    Enrollment
    28,632
    Founded
    1425
  41. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Durham University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    41%
    Enrollment
    17,707
    Founded
    1832
  42. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Exeter logo
    Acceptance Rate
    7%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1955
  43. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Zurich logo
    Acceptance Rate
    19%
    Enrollment
    25,732
  44. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Wageningen University logo
    Enrollment
    11,278
    Founded
    1918
  45. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Bristol logo
    Acceptance Rate
    68%
    Enrollment
    23,590
    Founded
    1909
  46. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Sheffield logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1905
  47. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Eindhoven University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1956
  48. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Cardiff University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    73%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1997
  49. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Ghent University logo
    Enrollment
    41,669
    Founded
    1817
  50. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Tilburg University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    17,378
    Founded
    1927
  51. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Warwick logo
    Acceptance Rate
    14%
    Enrollment
    27,000
    Founded
    1965
  52. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Lund University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    34%
    Enrollment
    40,000
    Founded
    1666
  53. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Aristotle University of Thessaloniki logo
    Enrollment
    74
    Founded
    1925
  54. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Bern logo
    Enrollment
    18,576
  55. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Goethe University of Frankfurt am Main logo
    Enrollment
    46,429
    Founded
    1914
  56. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich logo
    Acceptance Rate
    27%
    Enrollment
    19,233
  57. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Florence logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1321
  58. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Carlos III University, Madrid logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1989
  59. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Free University Amsterdam logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1880
  60. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management logo
    Enrollment
    1,669
    Founded
    1984
  61. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Groningen logo
    Enrollment
    32,700
    Founded
    1614
  62. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Brunel University London logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1966
  63. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Kent logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1965
  64. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Technical University of Berlin logo
    Enrollment
    33,577
    Founded
    1946
  65. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Reading logo
    Acceptance Rate
    58%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1892
  66. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Mannheim logo
    Enrollment
    11,800
    Founded
    1907
  67. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Complutense University of Madrid logo
    Acceptance Rate
    77%
    Enrollment
    71,806
    Founded
    1508
  68. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Northumbria University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    63%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1992
  69. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Turku logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    20,323
    Male:Female
    38:62
    Founded
    1920
  70. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Southampton logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    21,335
    Founded
    1952
  71. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    City, University of London logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1966
  72. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Vienna logo
    Enrollment
    93,628
    Founded
    1365
  73. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Bournemouth University logo
    Enrollment
    14,293
    Founded
    1992
  74. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Milan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    90%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1924
  75. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Geneva logo
    Acceptance Rate
    21%
    Enrollment
    17,744
  76. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Trinity College Dublin, University of Dublin logo
    Acceptance Rate
    34%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1592
  77. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    National Research University Higher School of Economics logo
    Acceptance Rate
    19%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1992
  78. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Delft University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    24,703
    Founded
    1842
  79. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Bremen logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Enrollment
    19,234
    Founded
    1971
  80. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Vienna University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    29,341
    Founded
    1872
  81. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Bradford logo
    Acceptance Rate
    49%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1966
  82. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Leicester logo
    Acceptance Rate
    72%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1957
  83. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    London Business School logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1964
  84. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Aalto University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    11,440
    Founded
    2010
  85. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Stockholm University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    24%
    Enrollment
    33,147
    Founded
    1878
  86. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Uppsala University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1477
  87. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Padua logo
    Enrollment
    59,279
    Founded
    1222
  88. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Stockholm School of Economics logo
    Acceptance Rate
    3%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1909
  89. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    Technical University of Catalonia logo
    Enrollment
    27,966
  90. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Siena logo
    Acceptance Rate
    81%
    Enrollment
    19,769
    Founded
    1240
  91. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of East Anglia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    81%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1963
  92. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    KTH Royal Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1827
  93. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Gottingen logo
    Enrollment
    31,619
    Founded
    1734
  94. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University College Dublin logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1854
  95. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Essex logo
    Acceptance Rate
    74%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1964
  96. For Intellectual Property and Patent Law

    University of Trento logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1962