7 Best universities for Astrophysics and Astronomy in the Netherlands

Below is the list of best universities in the Netherlands ranked based on their research performance in Astrophysics and Astronomy. A graph of 851K citations received by 14.8K academic papers made by 7 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 Astrophysics and Astronomy

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

    Leiden University logo
    Enrollment
    27,713
    Founded
    1575
  3. For Astrophysics and Astronomy

    Utrecht University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1636
  4. For Astrophysics and Astronomy

    Radboud University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1923
  5. For Astrophysics and Astronomy

    University of Groningen logo
    Enrollment
    32,700
    Founded
    1614
  6. For Astrophysics and Astronomy

    Delft University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    24,703
    Founded
    1842
  7. For Astrophysics and Astronomy

    Free University Amsterdam logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1880

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