100 Best universities for Mathematics in the United Kingdom

Below is the list of best universities in the United Kingdom ranked based on their research performance in Mathematics. A graph of 5.05M citations received by 119K academic papers made by 115 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.

For Mathematics

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

For Mathematics

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

For Mathematics

#3 in the United Kingdom
#3 in Europe
#33 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
17,565
Founded
1907

For Mathematics

#4 in the United Kingdom
#5 in Europe
#44 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

For Mathematics

#5 in the United Kingdom
#11 in Europe
#70 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Mathematics

#6 in the United Kingdom
#12 in Europe
#71 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Mathematics

#7 in the United Kingdom
#13 in Europe
#72 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

For Mathematics

#8 in the United Kingdom
#14 in Europe
#74 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

For Mathematics

#9 in the United Kingdom
#15 in Europe
#85 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1583

For Mathematics

#10 in the United Kingdom
#17 in Europe
#94 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
27,278
Founded
1965

For Mathematics

#11 in the United Kingdom
#21 in Europe
#101 in the World
Enrollment
170,000
Founded
1836

For Mathematics

#12 in the United Kingdom
#23 in Europe
#106 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1964

For Mathematics

#13 in the United Kingdom
#24 in Europe
#110 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

For Mathematics

#14 in the United Kingdom
#26 in Europe
#112 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1948

For Mathematics

#15 in the United Kingdom
#28 in Europe
#120 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

For Mathematics

#16 in the United Kingdom
#30 in Europe
#126 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

For Mathematics

#17 in the United Kingdom
#46 in Europe
#170 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

For Mathematics

#18 in the United Kingdom
#49 in Europe
#173 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1829

For Mathematics

#19 in the United Kingdom
#50 in Europe
#174 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Mathematics

#20 in the United Kingdom
#51 in Europe
#177 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Mathematics

#21 in the United Kingdom
#54 in Europe
#189 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

For Mathematics

#22 in the United Kingdom
#62 in Europe
#213 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

For Mathematics

#23 in the United Kingdom
#64 in Europe
#215 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Enrollment
24,409
Male:Female
46:54
Founded
1957

For Mathematics

#24 in the United Kingdom
#65 in Europe
#220 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
28,693
Founded
1881

For Mathematics

#25 in the United Kingdom
#74 in Europe
#241 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

For Mathematics

#26 in the United Kingdom
#76 in Europe
#246 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1964

For Mathematics

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

For Mathematics

#28 in the United Kingdom
#83 in Europe
#271 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1966

For Mathematics

#29 in the United Kingdom
#85 in Europe
#273 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1495

For Mathematics

#30 in the United Kingdom
#88 in Europe
#277 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1965

For Mathematics

#31 in the United Kingdom
#96 in Europe
#296 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Mathematics

#32 in the United Kingdom
#100 in Europe
#302 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1989

For Mathematics

#33 in the United Kingdom
#101 in Europe
#303 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1964

For Mathematics

#34 in the United Kingdom
#103 in Europe
#307 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
16,900
Founded
1966

For Mathematics

#35 in the United Kingdom
#104 in Europe
#308 in the World
Enrollment
17,319
Male:Female
44:56
Founded
1961

For Mathematics

#36 in the United Kingdom
#105 in Europe
#312 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Mathematics

#37 in the United Kingdom
#138 in Europe
#390 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Mathematics

#38 in the United Kingdom
#139 in Europe
#391 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1966

For Mathematics

#39 in the United Kingdom
#156 in Europe
#430 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413

For Mathematics

#40 in the United Kingdom
#159 in Europe
#433 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1920

For Mathematics

#41 in the United Kingdom
#163 in Europe
#444 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1849

For Mathematics

#42 in the United Kingdom
#167 in Europe
#453 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Mathematics

#43 in the United Kingdom
#171 in Europe
#460 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1964

For Mathematics

#44 in the United Kingdom
#176 in Europe
#472 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Mathematics

#45 in the United Kingdom
#209 in Europe
#561 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1967

For Mathematics

#46 in the United Kingdom
#210 in Europe
#562 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1823

For Mathematics

#47 in the United Kingdom
#214 in Europe
#570 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Mathematics

#48 in the United Kingdom
#217 in Europe
#577 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1968

For Mathematics

#49 in the United Kingdom
#222 in Europe
#594 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#50 in the United Kingdom
#223 in Europe
#595 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1962

For Mathematics

#51 in the United Kingdom
#230 in Europe
#620 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1966

For Mathematics

#52 in the United Kingdom
#232 in Europe
#623 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1967

For Mathematics

#53 in the United Kingdom
#234 in Europe
#626 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#54 in the United Kingdom
#238 in Europe
#639 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#55 in the United Kingdom
#245 in Europe
#670 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1954

For Mathematics

#56 in the United Kingdom
#250 in Europe
#685 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1993

For Mathematics

#57 in the United Kingdom
#262 in Europe
#705 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1967

For Mathematics

#58 in the United Kingdom
#278 in Europe
#746 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1893

For Mathematics

#59 in the United Kingdom
#283 in Europe
#758 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#60 in the United Kingdom
#288 in Europe
#775 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1865

For Mathematics

#61 in the United Kingdom
#291 in Europe
#779 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
22,980
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#62 in the United Kingdom
#294 in Europe
#794 in the World
Enrollment
30,732
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#63 in the United Kingdom
#299 in Europe
#811 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#64 in the United Kingdom
#302 in Europe
#816 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#65 in the United Kingdom
#306 in Europe
#828 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1890

For Mathematics

#66 in the United Kingdom
#316 in Europe
#852 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1872

For Mathematics

#67 in the United Kingdom
#320 in Europe
#864 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1973

For Mathematics

#68 in the United Kingdom
#324 in Europe
#872 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#69 in the United Kingdom
#334 in Europe
#896 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#70 in the United Kingdom
#339 in Europe
#908 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1993

For Mathematics

#71 in the United Kingdom
#346 in Europe
#935 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#72 in the United Kingdom
#352 in Europe
#947 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
19,000
Founded
1838

For Mathematics

#73 in the United Kingdom
#357 in Europe
#964 in the World
Enrollment
11,270
Founded
1884

For Mathematics

#74 in the United Kingdom
#376 in Europe
#1040 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#75 in the United Kingdom
#379 in Europe
#1046 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#76 in the United Kingdom
#381 in Europe
#1052 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1848

For Mathematics

#77 in the United Kingdom
#382 in Europe
#1054 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#78 in the United Kingdom
#396 in Europe
#1096 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Mathematics

#79 in the United Kingdom
#422 in Europe
#1194 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#80 in the United Kingdom
#438 in Europe
#1248 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#81 in the United Kingdom
#442 in Europe
#1256 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#82 in the United Kingdom
#443 in Europe
#1262 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#83 in the United Kingdom
#445 in Europe
#1266 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#84 in the United Kingdom
#446 in Europe
#1272 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#85 in the United Kingdom
#448 in Europe
#1274 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2006

For Mathematics

#86 in the United Kingdom
#454 in Europe
#1300 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
15,555
Founded
1897

For Mathematics

#87 in the United Kingdom
#460 in Europe
#1335 in the World
Enrollment
14,293
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#88 in the United Kingdom
#466 in Europe
#1367 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#89 in the United Kingdom
#470 in Europe
#1384 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1841

For Mathematics

#90 in the United Kingdom
#489 in Europe
#1483 in the World
Enrollment
19,090
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#91 in the United Kingdom
#516 in Europe
#1589 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2004

For Mathematics

#92 in the United Kingdom
#517 in Europe
#1597 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1858

For Mathematics

#93 in the United Kingdom
#523 in Europe
#1617 in the World
Acceptance Rate
22%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#94 in the United Kingdom
#548 in Europe
#1724 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2011

For Mathematics

#95 in the United Kingdom
#584 in Europe
#1903 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Mathematics

#96 in the United Kingdom
#592 in Europe
#1944 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
2001

For Mathematics

#97 in the United Kingdom
#595 in Europe
#1954 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2005

For Mathematics

#98 in the United Kingdom
#599 in Europe
#2000 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1994

For Mathematics

#99 in the United Kingdom
#601 in Europe
#2007 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1904

For Mathematics

#100 in the United Kingdom
#605 in Europe
#2021 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

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