UK Universities on Instagram

2020 Instagram University Ranking New

Introduction

What are the most popular UK Universities on Instagram? EduListing tries to answer this question by publishing the 2020 Instagram University Ranking of all UK higher-education institutions on Instagram meeting the following EduListing selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed and/or accredited by the appropriate UK higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, face-to-face, non-distance education format

UK Universities on Instagram

Rank University Followers Posts
1 University of Cambridge University of Cambridge's Instagram page 764,338 2707
2 University of Oxford University of Oxford's Instagram page 690,721 1491
3 The London School of Economics and Political Science The London School of Economics and Political Science's Instagram page 159,638 2253
4 University College London University College London's Instagram page 94,651 920
5 Royal College of Art Royal College of Art's Instagram page 75,253 898
6 University of the Arts London University of the Arts London's Instagram page 72,219 2065
7 University of Glasgow University of Glasgow's Instagram page 70,277 2219
8 Imperial College London Imperial College London's Instagram page 68,936 1419
9 The University of Edinburgh The University of Edinburgh's Instagram page 68,761 771
10 University of Birmingham University of Birmingham's Instagram page 62,521 1116
11 University of Leeds University of Leeds's Instagram page 57,000 1382
12 London Business School London Business School's Instagram page 54,162 482
13 The University of Sheffield The University of Sheffield's Instagram page 52,569 2917
14 King's College London King's College London's Instagram page 52,172 503
15 The University of Nottingham The University of Nottingham's Instagram page 51,632 1562
16 The University of Manchester The University of Manchester's Instagram page 47,976 1155
17 Newcastle University Newcastle University's Instagram page 40,829 1322
18 Cardiff University Cardiff University's Instagram page 36,934 1401
19 Durham University Durham University's Instagram page 36,683 908
20 The University of Warwick The University of Warwick's Instagram page 35,188 1215
21 University of Sussex University of Sussex's Instagram page 34,702 1758
22 Glasgow School of Art Glasgow School of Art's Instagram page 33,680 679
23 Loughborough University Loughborough University's Instagram page 32,092 979
24 Lancaster University Lancaster University's Instagram page 30,520 1628
25 University of Exeter University of Exeter's Instagram page 29,821 1294
26 Nottingham Trent University Nottingham Trent University's Instagram page 28,543 768
27 University of Surrey University of Surrey's Instagram page 28,452 757
28 University of St Andrews University of St Andrews's Instagram page 27,598 2161
29 De Montfort University De Montfort University's Instagram page 27,455 4289
30 University of Liverpool University of Liverpool's Instagram page 26,964 922
31 University of East Anglia University of East Anglia's Instagram page 26,492 1087
32 Royal Veterinary College University of London Royal Veterinary College University of London's Instagram page 24,988 556
33 The University of York The University of York's Instagram page 23,949 1247
34 University of Southampton University of Southampton's Instagram page 23,903 374
35 University of Aberdeen University of Aberdeen's Instagram page 23,319 986
36 Coventry University Coventry University's Instagram page 23,292 1436
37 Queen's University Belfast Queen's University Belfast's Instagram page 21,838 1084
38 University of Bath University of Bath's Instagram page 20,766 844
39 Goldsmiths, University of London Goldsmiths, University of London's Instagram page 19,245 951
40 Northumbria University Northumbria University's Instagram page 19,064 970
41 University of London University of London's Instagram page 18,906 2237
42 Royal Holloway, University of London Royal Holloway, University of London's Instagram page 18,664 865
43 University of Portsmouth University of Portsmouth's Instagram page 18,397 1313
44 Queen Mary University of London Queen Mary University of London's Instagram page 18,374 1823
45 University of Westminster University of Westminster's Instagram page 18,285 673
46 Royal Academy of Music, University of London Royal Academy of Music, University of London's Instagram page 18,154 398
47 Kingston University Kingston University's Instagram page 18,071 1092
48 Brunel University London Brunel University London's Instagram page 17,963 1926
49 University of Essex University of Essex's Instagram page 17,825 1347
50 University of Strathclyde University of Strathclyde's Instagram page 17,737 1368
51 Swansea University Swansea University's Instagram page 17,419 963
52 Middlesex University Middlesex University's Instagram page 17,153 260
53 University of Dundee University of Dundee's Instagram page 17,128 904
54 University of Leicester University of Leicester's Instagram page 17,127 774
55 University of Lincoln University of Lincoln's Instagram page 17,066 732
56 University of Stirling University of Stirling's Instagram page 17,032 1616
57 University of Greenwich University of Greenwich's Instagram page 16,823 527
58 University of the West of England University of the West of England's Instagram page 16,735 1750
59 University of Reading University of Reading's Instagram page 16,531 1074
60 Bournemouth University Bournemouth University's Instagram page 16,503 769
61 The University of Law The University of Law's Instagram page 16,035 2824
62 University of Derby University of Derby's Instagram page 15,944 1604
63 Sheffield Hallam University Sheffield Hallam University's Instagram page 15,808 608
64 City, University of London City, University of London's Instagram page 15,659 537
65 The University of Hull The University of Hull's Instagram page 15,310 2428
66 Keele University Keele University's Instagram page 14,895 1614
67 Leeds Beckett University Leeds Beckett University's Instagram page 14,885 607
68 Birmingham City University Birmingham City University's Instagram page 14,854 1074
69 Oxford Brookes University Oxford Brookes University's Instagram page 14,634 399
70 The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama's Instagram page 14,630 1313
71 SOAS, University of London SOAS, University of London's Instagram page 14,443 660
72 University of Hertfordshire University of Hertfordshire's Instagram page 14,351 707
73 Aston University Aston University's Instagram page 14,127 1285
74 Royal College of Music Royal College of Music's Instagram page 13,833 364
75 University of South Wales University of South Wales's Instagram page 13,691 1494
76 University of Plymouth University of Plymouth's Instagram page 13,633 1424
77 Manchester Metropolitan University Manchester Metropolitan University's Instagram page 13,616 1132
78 Bangor University Bangor University's Instagram page 13,176 1703
79 University of Kent University of Kent's Instagram page 13,097 869
80 Leeds Arts University Leeds Arts University's Instagram page 12,925 1328
81 University of Salford University of Salford's Instagram page 12,731 1133
82 University of Huddersfield University of Huddersfield's Instagram page 12,693 1335
83 Edge Hill University Edge Hill University's Instagram page 12,371 1944
84 Falmouth University Falmouth University's Instagram page 12,336 2018
85 Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance's Instagram page 12,077 661
86 University of Central Lancashire University of Central Lancashire's Instagram page 11,971 1017
87 Regent's University London Regent's University London's Instagram page 11,792 1415
88 Norwich University of the Arts Norwich University of the Arts's Instagram page 11,747 1279
89 University for the Creative Arts University for the Creative Arts's Instagram page 11,625 2460
90 University of East London University of East London's Instagram page 10,961 1662
91 University of Chester University of Chester's Instagram page 10,871 6378
92 Anglia Ruskin University Anglia Ruskin University's Instagram page 10,855 1068
93 University of Roehampton University of Roehampton's Instagram page 10,721 920
94 University of Sunderland University of Sunderland's Instagram page 10,377 833
95 Teesside University Teesside University's Instagram page 10,171 731
96 Cardiff Metropolitan University Cardiff Metropolitan University's Instagram page 9,946 853
97 University of Worcester University of Worcester's Instagram page 9,687 1135
98 Plymouth College of Art Plymouth College of Art's Instagram page 9,571 2279
99 Arts University Bournemouth Arts University Bournemouth's Instagram page 9,328 872
100 London South Bank University London South Bank University's Instagram page 9,314 264
101 Cranfield University Cranfield University's Instagram page 9,186 660
102 Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Royal Conservatoire of Scotland's Instagram page 9,148 579
103 The University of Northampton The University of Northampton's Instagram page 9,146 1879
104 Robert Gordon University Robert Gordon University's Instagram page 9,117 1104
105 University of Brighton University of Brighton's Instagram page 9,021 506
106 Staffordshire University Staffordshire University's Instagram page 8,410 1512
107 Edinburgh Napier University Edinburgh Napier University's Instagram page 7,917 651
108 York St John University York St John University's Instagram page 7,854 545
109 University of Wolverhampton University of Wolverhampton's Instagram page 7,762 643
110 The University of Winchester The University of Winchester's Instagram page 7,687 633
111 Solent University Solent University's Instagram page 7,671 1023
112 Bath Spa University Bath Spa University's Instagram page 7,355 396
113 Heriot-Watt University Heriot-Watt University's Instagram page 7,349 531
114 Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow Caledonian University's Instagram page 7,179 446
115 University of Bradford University of Bradford's Instagram page 7,140 1591
116 University of West London University of West London's Instagram page 7,096 1074
117 Harper Adams University Harper Adams University's Instagram page 7,076 790
118 Liverpool John Moores University Liverpool John Moores University's Instagram page 6,950 779
119 Canterbury Christ Church University Canterbury Christ Church University's Instagram page 6,831 593
120 London Metropolitan University London Metropolitan University's Instagram page 6,691 882
121 Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts's Instagram page 6,230 582
122 Northern School of Contemporary Dance Northern School of Contemporary Dance's Instagram page 6,109 178
123 Rose Bruford College Rose Bruford College's Instagram page 6,052 522
124 University of Chichester University of Chichester's Instagram page 5,906 993
125 Royal Northern College of Music Royal Northern College of Music's Instagram page 5,897 885
126 University of Bedfordshire University of Bedfordshire's Instagram page 5,876 737
127 University of Gloucestershire University of Gloucestershire's Instagram page 5,795 673
128 University of Bolton University of Bolton's Instagram page 5,677 1166
129 University of the West of Scotland University of the West of Scotland's Instagram page 5,642 4758
130 Birkbeck, University of London Birkbeck, University of London's Instagram page 5,562 493
131 Ulster University Ulster University's Instagram page 5,508 591
132 Aberystwyth University Aberystwyth University's Instagram page 5,446 359
133 Liverpool Hope University Liverpool Hope University's Instagram page 5,083 777
134 University College Birmingham University College Birmingham's Instagram page 5,009 663
135 Leeds College of Music Leeds College of Music's Instagram page 4,838 895
136 St Mary's University, Twickenham St Mary's University, Twickenham's Instagram page 4,546 417
137 Ravensbourne Ravensbourne's Instagram page 4,508 753
138 University of Cumbria University of Cumbria's Instagram page 4,421 1444
139 Royal Agricultural University Royal Agricultural University's Instagram page 3,836 534
140 Buckinghamshire New University Buckinghamshire New University's Instagram page 3,701 787
141 Leeds Trinity University Leeds Trinity University's Instagram page 3,363 869
142 Queen Margaret University Queen Margaret University's Instagram page 3,210 429
143 The University of Buckingham The University of Buckingham's Instagram page 3,178 716
144 University of Bristol University of Bristol's Instagram page 2,998 108
145 Abertay University Abertay University's Instagram page 2,983 274
146 St George's, University of London St George's, University of London's Instagram page 2,852 360
147 Richmond, The American International University in London Richmond, The American International University in London's Instagram page 2,622 343
148 University of Wales Trinity Saint David University of Wales Trinity Saint David's Instagram page 2,572 1284
149 University of St Mark and St John University of St Mark and St John's Instagram page 2,570 303
150 Bishop Grosseteste University Bishop Grosseteste University's Instagram page 2,513 450
151 University of the Highlands and Islands University of the Highlands and Islands's Instagram page 2,432 1108
152 Wrexham Glyndwr University Wrexham Glyndwr University's Instagram page 2,166 3364
153 Newman University, Birmingham Newman University, Birmingham's Instagram page 1,592 747
154 European School of Economics European School of Economics's Instagram page 1,083 169
155 The Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London The Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London's Instagram page 1,024 11
156 School of Advanced Study, University of London School of Advanced Study, University of London's Instagram page 350 86
157 Heythrop College Heythrop College's Instagram page 108 3

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