54 Best universities for Applied Mathematics in the United Kingdom

Below is the list of best universities in the United Kingdom ranked based on their research performance in Applied Mathematics. A graph of 587K citations received by 16.3K academic papers made by 54 universities in the United Kingdom 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.

1. University of Cambridge

For Applied Mathematics

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

2. Imperial College London

For Applied Mathematics

#2 in Europe
#14 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
17,565
Founded
1907

3. University of Oxford

For Applied Mathematics

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

4. University of Manchester

For Applied Mathematics

#10 in Europe
#58 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

5. University of York

For Applied Mathematics

#22 in Europe
#89 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

6. University College London

For Applied Mathematics

#26 in Europe
#93 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

7. London School of Economics and Political Science

For Applied Mathematics

#27 in Europe
#95 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

8. University of Edinburgh

For Applied Mathematics

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

9. University of Warwick

For Applied Mathematics

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

10. University of Sheffield

For Applied Mathematics

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

11. Swansea University

For Applied Mathematics

#48 in Europe
#138 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1920

12. University of Liverpool

For Applied Mathematics

#57 in Europe
#161 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
28,693
Founded
1881

13. University of Strathclyde

For Applied Mathematics

#58 in Europe
#164 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1964

14. University of Southampton

For Applied Mathematics

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

15. University of Bristol

For Applied Mathematics

#64 in Europe
#180 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

16. University of Bath

For Applied Mathematics

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

17. University of Leeds

For Applied Mathematics

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

18. University of Glasgow

For Applied Mathematics

#82 in Europe
#216 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

19. Lancaster University

For Applied Mathematics

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

20. University of Nottingham

For Applied Mathematics

#87 in Europe
#236 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1948

21. University of Reading

For Applied Mathematics

#105 in Europe
#276 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

22. Newcastle University

For Applied Mathematics

#107 in Europe
#278 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

23. University of Leicester

For Applied Mathematics

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

24. University of Birmingham

For Applied Mathematics

#132 in Europe
#333 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

25. Heriot-Watt University

For Applied Mathematics

#135 in Europe
#344 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

26. Cardiff University

For Applied Mathematics

#138 in Europe
#349 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

27. Durham University

For Applied Mathematics

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

28. University of London

For Applied Mathematics

#145 in Europe
#365 in the World
Enrollment
170,000
Founded
1836

29. Brunel University London

For Applied Mathematics

#146 in Europe
#372 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

30. University of Kent

For Applied Mathematics

#147 in Europe
#374 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1965

31. Queen Mary University of London

For Applied Mathematics

#151 in Europe
#384 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1989

32. University of Surrey

For Applied Mathematics

#154 in Europe
#388 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
16,900
Founded
1966

33. Loughborough University

For Applied Mathematics

#157 in Europe
#401 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1966

34. University of Sussex

For Applied Mathematics

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

35. King's College London

For Applied Mathematics

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

36. University of St Andrews

For Applied Mathematics

#191 in Europe
#473 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413

37. University of Exeter

For Applied Mathematics

#205 in Europe
#497 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

38. University of Dundee

For Applied Mathematics

#212 in Europe
#514 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1967

39. Aston University

For Applied Mathematics

#217 in Europe
#525 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

40. University of Essex

For Applied Mathematics

#235 in Europe
#577 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1964

41. Queen's University Belfast

For Applied Mathematics

#260 in Europe
#652 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

42. City, University of London

For Applied Mathematics

#262 in Europe
#661 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1966

43. Cranfield University

For Applied Mathematics

#294 in Europe
#751 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1993

44. University of Bradford

For Applied Mathematics

#308 in Europe
#785 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1966

45. University of Aberdeen

For Applied Mathematics

#320 in Europe
#814 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1495

46. University of Hull

For Applied Mathematics

#339 in Europe
#872 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1954

47. Royal Holloway, University of London

For Applied Mathematics

#347 in Europe
#886 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1849

48. University of East Anglia

For Applied Mathematics

#350 in Europe
#902 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

49. University of Greenwich

For Applied Mathematics

#355 in Europe
#911 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1890

50. University of Salford

For Applied Mathematics

#383 in Europe
#986 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1967

51. Birkbeck, University of London

For Applied Mathematics

#385 in Europe
#991 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1823

52. Keele University

For Applied Mathematics

#388 in Europe
#1004 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1962

53. Aberystwyth University

For Applied Mathematics

#402 in Europe
#1070 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1872

54. Nottingham Trent University

For Applied Mathematics

#428 in Europe
#1182 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

The best cities to study Applied Mathematics in the United Kingdom based on the number of universities and their ranks are Cambridge, London, Oxford, and Manchester.