21 Best universities for Sociology in the Netherlands

Below is the list of best universities in the Netherlands ranked based on their research performance in Sociology. A graph of 686K citations received by 20K academic papers made by 21 universities in the Netherlands 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 Sociology

    University of Amsterdam logo
    Acceptance Rate
    4%
    Enrollment
    31,123
    Founded
    1632
  2. For Sociology

    Utrecht University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1636
  3. For Sociology

    Erasmus University Rotterdam logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1913
  4. For Sociology

    Radboud University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1923
  5. For Sociology

    Free University Amsterdam logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1880
  6. For Sociology

    Leiden University logo
    Enrollment
    27,713
    Founded
    1575
  7. For Sociology

    Tilburg University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    17,378
    Founded
    1927
  8. For Sociology

    University of Twente logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1961
  9. For Sociology

    University of Groningen logo
    Enrollment
    32,700
    Founded
    1614
  10. For Sociology

    Wageningen University logo
    Enrollment
    11,278
    Founded
    1918
  11. For Sociology

    Delft University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    24,703
    Founded
    1842
  12. For Sociology

    Maastricht University logo
    Enrollment
    18,000
    Founded
    1976
  13. For Sociology

    Eindhoven University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1956
  14. For Sociology

    University of Humanistic Studies logo
    Enrollment
    550
    Male:Female
    30:70
    Founded
    1989
  15. For Sociology

    NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1987
  16. For Sociology

    Nyenrode Business University logo
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1946
  17. For Sociology

    Hague University of Applied Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1987
  18. For Sociology

    Hogeschool van Amsterdam, University of Professional Education logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1619
  19. For Sociology

    HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1993
  20. For Sociology

    Fontys University of Applied Sciences logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1996
  21. For Sociology

    Windesheim University of Applied Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1986

The best cities to study Sociology in the Netherlands based on the number of universities and their ranks are Amsterdam, Utrecht, Rotterdam, and Nijmegen.