Best Universities for Sociology in Europe

Below is the list of best universities in Europe ranked based on their research performance in Sociology. A graph of 7.33M citations received by 324K academic papers made by 652 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 Sociology

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

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#4 in Europe
#10 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#7 in Europe
#25 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

For Sociology

#8 in Europe
#30 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

For Sociology

#9 in Europe
#31 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

For Sociology

#10 in Europe
#34 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
31,123
Founded
1632

For Sociology

#11 in Europe
#37 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

For Sociology

#12 in Europe
#38 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#14 in Europe
#43 in the World
Enrollment
170,000
Founded
1836

For Sociology

#15 in Europe
#44 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1948

For Sociology

#16 in Europe
#47 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#19 in Europe
#60 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

For Sociology

#20 in Europe
#63 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1966

For Sociology

#21 in Europe
#64 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#23 in Europe
#70 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Sociology

#24 in Europe
#1 in Sweden
#73 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
33,147
Founded
1878

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#26 in Europe
#77 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#29 in Europe
#1 in Denmark
#82 in the World
Enrollment
33,020
Founded
1928

For Sociology

#30 in Europe
#83 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#32 in Europe
#1 in Belgium
#90 in the World
Enrollment
62,693
Founded
1425

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#34 in Europe
#101 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1965

For Sociology

#35 in Europe
#105 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Sociology

#36 in Europe
#107 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1913

For Sociology

#37 in Europe
#111 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
28,693
Founded
1881

For Sociology

#38 in Europe
#118 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1962

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#40 in Europe
#3 in Sweden
#132 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
40,000
Founded
1666

For Sociology

#41 in Europe
#135 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
18,857
Male:Female
53:47
Founded
1966

For Sociology

#42 in Europe
#136 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1967

For Sociology

#43 in Europe
#137 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1964

For Sociology

#44 in Europe
#138 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1923

For Sociology

#45 in Europe
#139 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Sociology

#46 in Europe
#146 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
16,900
Founded
1966

For Sociology

#47 in Europe
#149 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Sociology

#48 in Europe
#2 in Belgium
#150 in the World
Enrollment
41,669
Founded
1817

For Sociology

#49 in Europe
#155 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1880

For Sociology

#50 in Europe
#156 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1904

For Sociology

#51 in Europe
#161 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1849

For Sociology

#52 in Europe
#4 in Sweden
#163 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1477

For Sociology

#53 in Europe
#164 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1989

For Sociology

#54 in Europe
#3 in Denmark
#171 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1917

For Sociology

#55 in Europe
#175 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Sociology

#56 in Europe
#177 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1964

For Sociology

#57 in Europe
#178 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Enrollment
27,713
Founded
1575

For Sociology

#58 in Europe
#179 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Sociology

#59 in Europe
#1 in Spain
#180 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
30,926

For Sociology

#60 in Europe
#184 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#62 in Europe
#191 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1495

For Sociology

#63 in Europe
#194 in the World
Enrollment
30,732
Founded
1992

For Sociology

#64 in Europe
#195 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Sociology

#65 in Europe
#197 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#68 in Europe
#5 in Sweden
#209 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
34,237
Founded
1965

For Sociology

#69 in Europe
#212 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
17,378
Founded
1927

For Sociology

#70 in Europe
#214 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Sociology

#71 in Europe
#216 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1954

For Sociology

#72 in Europe
#4 in Denmark
#220 in the World
Enrollment
20,353
Founded
1974

For Sociology

#73 in Europe
#223 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Sociology

#74 in Europe
#224 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1823

For Sociology

#75 in Europe
#228 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Sociology

#76 in Europe
#1 in Austria
#231 in the World
Enrollment
93,628
Founded
1365

For Sociology

#77 in Europe
#233 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Sociology

#78 in Europe
#237 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1872

For Sociology

#79 in Europe
#238 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
25,732

For Sociology

#80 in Europe
#3 in Spain
#239 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
64,236

For Sociology

#81 in Europe
#240 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#83 in Europe
#2 in Finland
#242 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1925

For Sociology

#84 in Europe
#5 in Denmark
#243 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
7,610
Founded
1972

For Sociology

#85 in Europe
#245 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Sociology

#86 in Europe
#248 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1961

For Sociology

#87 in Europe
#252 in the World
Enrollment
8,200
Founded
1916

For Sociology

#88 in Europe
#6 in Sweden
#254 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
32,000
Founded
1975

For Sociology

#89 in Europe
#264 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1973

For Sociology

#90 in Europe
#266 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1967

For Sociology

#91 in Europe
#267 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1920

For Sociology

#92 in Europe
#268 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
34,000
Founded
1614

For Sociology

#93 in Europe
#1 in Russia
#269 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1724

For Sociology

#94 in Europe
#270 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1865

For Sociology

#95 in Europe
#1 in Germany
#272 in the World
Enrollment
43,957
Founded
1919

For Sociology

#96 in Europe
#275 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#98 in Europe
#279 in the World
Enrollment
12,819
Founded
1918

For Sociology

#99 in Europe
#280 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1968

For Sociology

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