Best Universities for Social Work in Europe

Below is the list of best universities in Europe ranked based on their research performance in Social Work. A graph of 184K citations received by 11.3K academic papers made by 135 universities in Europe 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 Social Work

#1 in Europe
#1 in Sweden
#7 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
33,147
Founded
1878

For Social Work

#2 in Europe
#20 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Social Work

#3 in Europe
#35 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1948

For Social Work

#4 in Europe
#41 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1824

For Social Work

#5 in Europe
#43 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1829

For Social Work

#6 in Europe
#2 in Sweden
#47 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
40,000
Founded
1666

For Social Work

#7 in Europe
#55 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

For Social Work

#8 in Europe
#56 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1905

For Social Work

#9 in Europe
#3 in Sweden
#66 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
32,000
Founded
1975

For Social Work

#10 in Europe
#73 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1895

For Social Work

#11 in Europe
#4 in Sweden
#74 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
34,237
Founded
1965

For Social Work

#12 in Europe
#75 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Social Work

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

For Social Work

#14 in Europe
#86 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1900

For Social Work

#15 in Europe
#87 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1963

For Social Work

#16 in Europe
#5 in Sweden
#94 in the World
Enrollment
49,150
Founded
1891

For Social Work

#17 in Europe
#95 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
23,590
Founded
1909

For Social Work

#18 in Europe
#96 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1967

For Social Work

#19 in Europe
#6 in Sweden
#98 in the World
Enrollment
6,000
Founded
1861

For Social Work

#20 in Europe
#104 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
21,335
Founded
1952

For Social Work

#21 in Europe
#105 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
19,520
Founded
1832

For Social Work

#22 in Europe
#106 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1967

For Social Work

#23 in Europe
#107 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1968

For Social Work

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

For Social Work

#25 in Europe
#111 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1966

For Social Work

#26 in Europe
#115 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2006

For Social Work

#27 in Europe
#118 in the World
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1826

For Social Work

#28 in Europe
#123 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1964

For Social Work

#29 in Europe
#124 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Social Work

#30 in Europe
#127 in the World
Enrollment
170,000
Founded
1836

For Social Work

#31 in Europe
#129 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1954

For Social Work

#32 in Europe
#131 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Social Work

#33 in Europe
#132 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1096

For Social Work

#34 in Europe
#136 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1858

For Social Work

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

For Social Work

#36 in Europe
#141 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Social Work

#37 in Europe
#143 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1967

For Social Work

#38 in Europe
#1 in Belgium
#144 in the World
Enrollment
41,669
Founded
1817

For Social Work

#39 in Europe
#145 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1965

For Social Work

#40 in Europe
#7 in Sweden
#146 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
24,000
Founded
1998

For Social Work

#41 in Europe
#148 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

For Social Work

#42 in Europe
#152 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1209

For Social Work

#43 in Europe
#1 in Ireland
#154 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1592

For Social Work

#44 in Europe
#158 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1849

For Social Work

#45 in Europe
#159 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1993

For Social Work

#46 in Europe
#8 in Sweden
#161 in the World
Acceptance Rate
28%
Enrollment
15,300
Male:Female
39:61
Founded
1977

For Social Work

#47 in Europe
#162 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1992

For Social Work

#48 in Europe
#9 in Sweden
#166 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1477

For Social Work

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

For Social Work

#50 in Europe
#172 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1973

For Social Work

#51 in Europe
#174 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Social Work

#52 in Europe
#186 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1920

For Social Work

#53 in Europe
#187 in the World
Enrollment
11,270
Founded
1884

For Social Work

#54 in Europe
#1 in Finland
#188 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1925

For Social Work

#55 in Europe
#1 in Norway
#189 in the World
Enrollment
26,650
Founded
1811

For Social Work

#56 in Europe
#2 in Ireland
#192 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
33,321
Founded
1854

For Social Work

#57 in Europe
#197 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1962

For Social Work

#58 in Europe
#198 in the World
Enrollment
14,293
Founded
1992

For Social Work

#59 in Europe
#2 in Belgium
#202 in the World
Enrollment
62,693
Founded
1425

For Social Work

#60 in Europe
#2 in Finland
#204 in the World
Enrollment
13,870
Male:Female
40:60
Founded
1934

For Social Work

#61 in Europe
#1 in Italy
#205 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
16,239
Founded
1962

For Social Work

#62 in Europe
#1 in Denmark
#207 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1479

For Social Work

#63 in Europe
#3 in Finland
#208 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
31,312
Founded
1640

For Social Work

#64 in Europe
#3 in Ireland
#212 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1845

For Social Work

#65 in Europe
#214 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1964

For Social Work

#66 in Europe
#222 in the World
Enrollment
30,732
Founded
1992

For Social Work

#67 in Europe
#10 in Sweden
#223 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
12,039
Founded
1977

For Social Work

#68 in Europe
#224 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Social Work

#69 in Europe
#1 in Spain
#225 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
71,806
Founded
1508

For Social Work

#70 in Europe
#227 in the World
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1636

For Social Work

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

For Social Work

#72 in Europe
#232 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
28,693
Founded
1881

For Social Work

#73 in Europe
#237 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Social Work

#74 in Europe
#238 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

For Social Work

#75 in Europe
#4 in Ireland
#240 in the World
Enrollment
21,894
Founded
1845

For Social Work

#76 in Europe
#250 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1848

For Social Work

#77 in Europe
#253 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Social Work

#78 in Europe
#254 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1992

For Social Work

#79 in Europe
#11 in Sweden
#255 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
16,000
Founded
1977

For Social Work

#80 in Europe
#12 in Sweden
#257 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1977

For Social Work

#81 in Europe
#258 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Social Work

#82 in Europe
#13 in Sweden
#260 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
15,575
Male:Female
40:60
Founded
1977

For Social Work

#83 in Europe
#266 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

For Social Work

#84 in Europe
#267 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
22,980
Founded
1992

For Social Work

#85 in Europe
#274 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1495

For Social Work

#86 in Europe
#286 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1880

For Social Work

#87 in Europe
#293 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Social Work

#88 in Europe
#14 in Sweden
#294 in the World
Enrollment
10,600
Founded
1983

For Social Work

#89 in Europe
#301 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Social Work

#90 in Europe
#303 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1892

For Social Work

#91 in Europe
#305 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Social Work

#92 in Europe
#1 in Croatia
#309 in the World
Enrollment
56,113
Founded
1874

For Social Work

#93 in Europe
#310 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1913

For Social Work

#94 in Europe
#312 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

For Social Work

#95 in Europe
#1 in Slovenia
#314 in the World
Enrollment
37,874
Founded
1919

For Social Work

#96 in Europe
#2 in Denmark
#321 in the World
Enrollment
20,353
Founded
1974

For Social Work

#97 in Europe
#2 in Norway
#326 in the World
Acceptance Rate
26%
Enrollment
12,000
Founded
1994

For Social Work

#98 in Europe
#15 in Sweden
#327 in the World
Enrollment
16,000
Founded
1999

For Social Work

#99 in Europe
#329 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1966

For Social Work

#100 in Europe
#331 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
31,123
Founded
1632