Best Universities for Philosophy in the World

Below is the list of best universities in the World ranked based on their research performance in Philosophy. A graph of 1.28M citations received by 275K academic papers made by 1,052 universities in the World 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 Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

#3 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$18,037

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

#5 in the World
#1 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
95,055
Founded
1827

For Philosophy

#6 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1535
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$36,584

For Philosophy

#7 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
66%

For Philosophy

#8 in the World
Acceptance Rate
6%
Average SAT
1510
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$18,685

For Philosophy

#9 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
63%

For Philosophy

#10 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$15,461
Enrollment
44,589

For Philosophy

#11 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Average SAT
1475
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$29,981

For Philosophy

#12 in the World
#1 in Brazil
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
97,964
Founded
1827

For Philosophy

#13 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Average SAT
1455
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$45,417

For Philosophy

#14 in the World
#1 in Mexico
Enrollment
360,883
Founded
1551

For Philosophy

#15 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1495
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$20,023

For Philosophy

#16 in the World
#1 in Oceania
#1 in Australia
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
63,602
Founded
1850

For Philosophy

#17 in the World
#4 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1829

For Philosophy

#18 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Average SAT
1332
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
78%

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

#20 in the World
#6 in Europe
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

For Philosophy

#21 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1545
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$19,998

For Philosophy

#22 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$17,511

For Philosophy

#23 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Average SAT
1500
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,659

For Philosophy

#24 in the World
#2 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
47%
Enrollment
40,036
Founded
1821

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

#26 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Average SAT
1340
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
66%

For Philosophy

#27 in the World
Acceptance Rate
26%
Average SAT
1430
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
66%

For Philosophy

#28 in the World
#8 in Europe
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413

For Philosophy

#29 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1360
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
58%

For Philosophy

#30 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1470
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,522

For Philosophy

#31 in the World
#9 in Europe
#1 in Belgium
Enrollment
62,693
Founded
1425

For Philosophy

#32 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$22,126

For Philosophy

#33 in the World
#10 in Europe
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

For Philosophy

#34 in the World
#11 in Europe
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

For Philosophy

#35 in the World
#3 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
53%
Enrollment
59,659
Founded
1908

For Philosophy

#36 in the World
#2 in Oceania
#2 in Australia
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1946

For Philosophy

#37 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$26,932

For Philosophy

#38 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1327
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
56%

For Philosophy

#39 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1235
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
80%

For Philosophy

#40 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
90%

For Philosophy

#41 in the World
#1 in Africa
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
56,483
Male:Female
42:58
Founded
1908

For Philosophy

#42 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1220
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
95%

For Philosophy

#43 in the World
#2 in Brazil
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1966

For Philosophy

#44 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$24,167

For Philosophy

#45 in the World
#12 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

For Philosophy

#46 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
84%

For Philosophy

#47 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
60%

For Philosophy

#48 in the World
#13 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

For Philosophy

#49 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Average SAT
1385
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
64%

For Philosophy

#50 in the World
#14 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

For Philosophy

#51 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Average SAT
1405
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$29,154

For Philosophy

#52 in the World
#15 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1636

For Philosophy

#53 in the World
#16 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
31,123
Founded
1632

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

#55 in the World
#1 in Argentina
Enrollment
262,932
Founded
1821

For Philosophy

#56 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1350
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
80%

For Philosophy

#57 in the World
#18 in Europe
#1 in France
Enrollment
2,400
Founded
1794

For Philosophy

#58 in the World
#3 in Brazil
Acceptance Rate
6%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1927

For Philosophy

#59 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$8,719
Enrollment
40,363

For Philosophy

#60 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Average SAT
1415
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
60%

For Philosophy

#61 in the World
#19 in Europe
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

For Philosophy

#62 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
67%

For Philosophy

#63 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,233

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

#65 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1455
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$32,720

For Philosophy

#66 in the World
#4 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
58%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1908

For Philosophy

#67 in the World
#21 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1948

For Philosophy

#68 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1490
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$28,344

For Philosophy

#69 in the World
#22 in Europe
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Philosophy

#70 in the World
#4 in Brazil
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
67,329
Founded
1920

For Philosophy

#71 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
87%

For Philosophy

#72 in the World
#5 in Brazil
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1960

For Philosophy

#73 in the World
#23 in Europe
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1495

For Philosophy

#74 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
77%

For Philosophy

#75 in the World
#1 in Asia
#1 in Israel
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
23,500
Founded
1918

For Philosophy

#76 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Average SAT
1190
Average ACT
26
Net Price
$26,771

For Philosophy

#77 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1465
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$30,710

For Philosophy

#78 in the World
#24 in Europe
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Philosophy

#79 in the World
#25 in Europe
#1 in Norway
Enrollment
26,650
Founded
1811

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

#81 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Average SAT
1285
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
96%

For Philosophy

#82 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1330
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
70%

For Philosophy

#83 in the World
#27 in Europe
#2 in Denmark
Enrollment
33,020
Founded
1928

For Philosophy

#84 in the World
#5 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1966

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

#86 in the World
#29 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Philosophy

#87 in the World
#30 in Europe
#2 in Belgium
Enrollment
25,421
Founded
1817

For Philosophy

#88 in the World
#31 in Europe
#1 in Spain
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
64,236

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

#91 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$25,241

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

#93 in the World
#3 in Oceania
#3 in Australia
Enrollment
48,771
Founded
1909

For Philosophy

#94 in the World
Acceptance Rate
53%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
30
Net Price
$41,569

For Philosophy

#95 in the World
#4 in Oceania
#4 in Australia
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
49,000
Founded
1853

For Philosophy

#96 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1435
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$39,759

For Philosophy

#97 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Average SAT
1455
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$25,672

For Philosophy

#98 in the World
#6 in Brazil
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1976

For Philosophy

#99 in the World
#35 in Europe
#1 in Austria
Enrollment
93,628
Founded
1365

For Philosophy

#100 in the World
#6 in Canada
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
53,000
Founded
1959