QS releases first ‘Europe 2024’ ranking

In the ‘QS World University Rankings 2024: Top global universities’, University of Cambridge had ranked second with an overall score of 99.2, followed by University of Oxford at third rank with an overall score of 98.9.

Seven of the top 10 universities in Europe are based in the United Kingdom, as per the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Ranking. QS has for the first time released rankings focused exclusively on European universities. A total of 688 universities are included in the list with the University of Oxford grabbing the first place, closely followed by ETH Zurich.

The third spot has been awarded to the University of Cambridge (with an overall score of 98.7), followed by Imperial College London (with an overall score of 97.6) and UCL at fifth spot (with an overall score of 97.5).

RankUniversityOverall score
1University of Oxford100
2ETH Zurich99.4
3University of Cambridge98.7
4Imperial College London97.6
6The University of Edinburgh96.5
7Université PSL96.2
8The University of Manchester94.6
10King’s College London93.1
11Technical University of Munich92.2
12The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)90.2
13Delft University of Technology90.1
14University of Glasgow88.6
15University of Leeds88.3
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