12 Best universities for Physics in the Netherlands

Below is the list of best universities in the Netherlands ranked based on their research performance in Physics. A graph of 4.67M citations received by 101K academic papers made by 12 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 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 Physics

#1 in the Netherlands
#8 in Europe
#51 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
24,703
Founded
1842

For Physics

#2 in the Netherlands
#28 in Europe
#134 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1956

For Physics

#3 in the Netherlands
#30 in Europe
#138 in the World
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1636

For Physics

#4 in the Netherlands
#41 in Europe
#173 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
31,123
Founded
1632

For Physics

#5 in the Netherlands
#50 in Europe
#185 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Enrollment
27,713
Founded
1575

For Physics

#6 in the Netherlands
#64 in Europe
#218 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
34,000
Founded
1614

For Physics

#7 in the Netherlands
#68 in Europe
#223 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1961

For Physics

#8 in the Netherlands
#81 in Europe
#250 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1923

For Physics

#9 in the Netherlands
#130 in Europe
#368 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1880

For Physics

#10 in the Netherlands
#278 in Europe
#771 in the World
Enrollment
12,819
Founded
1918

For Physics

#11 in the Netherlands
#287 in Europe
#808 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1913

For Physics

#12 in the Netherlands
#354 in Europe
#1040 in the World
Enrollment
18,000
Founded
1976

The best cities to study Physics in the Netherlands based on the number of universities and their ranks are Delft, Eindhoven, Utrecht, and Amsterdam.