UniRank published Top 200 Universities on instagram

What are the most popular Universities on Instagram? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2019 Instagram University Ranking of the top 200 higher-education institutions on Instagram meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed and/or accredited by the appropriate higher education-related organization in their country
  • 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

The uniRank Instagram University Ranking aim is to provide a non-academic League Table of all world Universities based on the popularity (number of followers) of their main Instagram page.

2019 Instagram University Ranking

Rank

Followers

University

Country

1

1,111,129

Harvard University

us

2

552,128

University of Cambridge

gb

3

518,292

Stanford University 

us

4

506,122

University of Oxford 

gb

5

391,608

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México 

mx

6

303,745

Yale University 

us

7

302,291

Universitas Indonesia 

Id

8

297,296

Universitas Gadjah Mada 

Id

9

248,660

Princeton University 

us

10

223,283

University of Michigan 

us

11

212,595

Texas A&M University 

us

12

204,715

University of California, Los Angeles 

us

13

192,017

Universidade de Fortaleza 

br

14

191,476

The Ohio State University 

us

15

175,301

Clemson University 

us

16

171,143

New York University 

us

17

170,119

Columbia University in the City of New York 

us

18

164,694

Southern California Institute of Architecture

us

19

163,199

Cornell University 

us

20

143,948

University of Florida 

us

21

143,891

University of California, Berkeley 

us

22

142,997

Brown University 

us

23

137,655

Penn State University 

us

24

134,022

Duke University 

us

25

133,111

Berklee College of Music

us

26

130,564

Michigan State University

us

27

126,907

Universidade Estácio de Sá 

br

28

125,852

Massachusetts Institute of Technology 

us

29

120,257

Brigham Young University 

us

30

119,788

The Juilliard School 

us

31

118,581

University of Wisconsin-Madison 

us

32

114,876

Synergy University 

ru

33

113,942

University of Pennsylvania 

us

34

113,229

United States Naval Academy 

us

35

112,489

University of Notre Dame 

us

36

110,637

United States Military Academy 

us

37

110,595

Indiana University Bloomington 

us

38

106,849

University of Georgia 

us

39

106,847

Baylor University 

us

40

102,860

The University of Alabama 

us

41

102,362

Louisiana State University 

us

42

102,351

Universidad Empresarial Siglo 21 

ar

43

102,007

University of Washington 

us

44

99,877

The London School of Economics and Political Science 

gb

45

97,284

The University of Texas at Austin 

us

46

97,206

Institut Pertanian Bogor 

id

47

96,861

Florida State University 

us

48

95,477

The University of Oklahoma 

us

49

95,439

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 

us

50

94,834

Auburn University 

us

51

91,532

Universitas Brawijaya 

id

52

88,458

United States Air Force Academy 

us

53

87,871

University of Mississippi 

us

54

87,025

University of Toronto 

ca

55

86,015

University of Oregon 

us

56

83,897

Mississippi State University 

us

57

82,827

Universidad Dr. Rafael Belloso Chacín 

ve

58

81,005

Boston College 

us

59

80,683

Liberty University 

us

60

79,167

University of Southern California 

us

61

78,026

University of Virginia 

us

62

77,710

University of Houston 

us

63

77,647

The Culinary Institute of America 

us

64

76,399

North Carolina State University 

us

65

74,079

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville 

us

66

72,960

The University of Utah 

us

67

72,551

Colorado State University 

us

68

72,370

Anadolu Üniversitesi 

tr

69

72,353

Universitas Sebelas Maret 

id

70

71,404

University of Chicago 

us

71

70,560

University of Colorado Boulder 

us

72

70,221

Institut Teknologi Bandung 

id

73

69,386

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 

us

74

68,549

Universitas Airlangga 

id

75

68,232

University College London 

gb

76

67,984

The University of Arizona 

us

77

67,348

Qatar University 

qa

78

67,025

Texas Tech University 

us

79

66,685

Syracuse University 

us

80

66,528

University of Kentucky 

us

81

66,269

Texas Christian University 

us

82

66,043

University of Bahrain 

bh

83

65,613

Purdue University 

us

84

65,569

Bogaziçi Üniversitesi 

tr

85

64,030

Universitas Negeri Malang 

id

86

63,848

Savannah College of Art and Design 

us

87

63,602

Universidade Federal do Pará 

br

88

63,018

Georgetown University 

us

89

62,652

University of Miami 

us

90

59,719

Universitas Negeri Semarang 

id

91

59,430

Higher College of Technology 

om

92

58,465

University of Missouri 

us

93

57,498

Royal College of Art 

gb

94

57,176

University "Miras" 

kz

95

57,071

Georgia Institute of Technology 

us

96

56,644

University of California, Davis 

us

97

56,525

University of Kansas 

us

98

56,307

Florida International University 

us

99

56,290

University of Connecticut 

us

100

55,470

Bayan College 

om

101

55,448

Temple University 

us

102

55,410

University of Iowa 

us

103

55,409

Tecnológico de Monterrey 

mx

104

55,343

Universidade Federal do Piauí 

br

105

55,171

University of Glasgow 

gb

106

54,200

Istanbul Teknik Üniversitesi 

tr

107

54,010

Miami University 

us

108

53,426

Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de Puebla 

mx

109

52,827

Howard University 

us

110

52,734

Orta Dogu Teknik Üniversitesi 

tr

111

52,717

Northwestern University 

us

112

52,414

The University of Edinburgh 

gb

113

52,337

Birzeit University 

ps

114

51,279

Universitas Telkom 

id

115

51,007

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Honduras 

hn

116

50,758

Imperial College London 

gb

117

50,668

University of the Arts London 

gb

118

50,490

Universidade Federal de Alagoas 

br

119

50,469

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 

us

120

50,113

Dartmouth College 

us

121

49,867

New York Academy of Art 

us

122

49,796

Texas State University 

us

123

49,215

Johns Hopkins University 

us

124

49,175

Universitas Indraprasta PGRI 

id

125

49,012

The Islamic University of Gaza 

ps

126

48,868

Universitas Islam Negeri Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta 

id

127

48,639

The University of Sydney 

au

128

48,605

Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta 

id

129

48,520

University of Birmingham 

gb

130

47,981

Vanderbilt University 

us

131

47,914

The University of British Columbia 

ca

132

47,862

Grand Canyon University 

us

133

47,456

University of California, Irvine 

us

134

47,279

Oklahoma State University 

us

135

46,641

Pratt Institute 

us

136

46,353

Hacettepe Üniversitesi 

tr

137

46,307

Universidade Federal do Ceará 

br

138

45,811

Universidad Católica Andres Bello 

ve

139

45,287

Universitas Syiah Kuala 

id

140

44,924

Design Academy Eindhoven 

nl

141

44,846

University of Leeds 

gb

142

44,565

Monash University 

au

143

44,364

Kuwait University 

kw

144

43,976

The New School 

us

145

43,841

University of Nebraska-Lincoln 

us

146

43,682

Deakin University 

au

147

43,159

Universidade Federal de Goiás 

br

148

43,037

Parul University 

in

149

42,977

Oregon State University 

us

150

42,915

Universitas Muhammadiyah Malang 

id

151

42,796

Western University 

ca

152

42,215

Universidade Federal do Maranhão 

br

153

42,030

Kansas State University 

us

154

41,749

Northern Arizona University 

us

155

41,728

Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina 

br

156

41,722

McGill University 

ca

157

41,682

Politécnico Grancolombiano 

co

158

41,644

University of North Texas 

us

159

41,449

The University of Sheffield 

gb

160

41,432

University of California, Santa Barbara 

us

161

41,128

Rhode Island School of Design 

us

162

41,018

James Madison University 

us

163

40,938

King's College London 

gb

164

40,643

Northeastern University 

us

165

40,546

The University of Nottingham 

gb

166

40,401

London Business School 

gb

167

40,173

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo 

us

168

40,104

Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie 

br

169

40,089

Universidade Federal do Paraná 

br

170

39,876

Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember 

id

171

39,363

Università degli Studi di Bologna 

it

172

39,139

Universidad de Guadalajara 

mx

173

39,032

University of Arkansas 

us

174

38,986

Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra 

do

175

38,455

Universidad Interamericana de Panamá 

pa

176

37,916

The University of New South Wales 

au

177

37,728

National University of Singapore 

sg

178

37,670

Chandigarh University 

in

179

37,084

Universidad del Norte 

co

180

36,838

The University of Manchester 

gb

181

36,836

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais 

br

182

36,792

Bahçesehir Üniversitesi 

tr

183

36,524

Washington State University 

us

184

36,493

Politecnico di Milano 

it

185

36,410

Gazi Üniversitesi 

tr

186

36,360

The University of Queensland 

au

187

35,900

Universidad de los Andes, Colombia 

co

188

35,899

University of Delaware 

us

189

35,731

ISBM University 

in

190

35,353

California Institute of Technology 

us

191

35,288

San Diego State University 

us

192

35,090

Lahore University of Management Sciences 

pk

193

35,070

Suleyman Demirel University 

kz

194

34,936

Sapienza Università di Roma 

it

195

34,898

Appalachian State University 

us

196

34,750

Universidad de Costa Rica 

cr

197

34,228

George Washington University 

us

198

33,699

Universidade Veiga de Almeida 

br

199

33,610

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey 

us

200

33,589

University of Cincinnati 

us

Important notice: the total number of followers of the above Instagram pages have been extracted in April 2019.

Table of Contents

Webinar 'Internationalization of higher education' under the aegis of APQN to be held on February 18, 2020

The QS expert highly appreciates Valery Falkov's achievements as Rector of Tyumen State University

International students of Tomsk universities to apply for Russian citizenship by the end of their studies

North-Eastern Federal University promotes Russian language and culture in China

The Russian Ministry of Science and Higher Education to review the mechanism of international students' education

Scholarships to study in Russia in 2020-2021

KazNU expands partnership with leading universities of Saudi Arabia

Uzbekistan and Japan will move to a new level of scientific cooperation

EU allocates 8 million euros to support education in Kyrgyzstan

RUDN University has created an integrated space for digital cooperation

Russia and China have mapped out joint plans in the field of science and higher education

China promotes international education in space science and technology

TPU International Week 2019 held in Tomsk

Webinar schedule: Internationalization of higher education

Study shows which universities lead the way in promotion of summer schools

The National Aggregate Ranking of Russian Universities

The Accreditation in Education Journal and the Public Fund Edinstvo have become partners

Belarus and Nigeria are cooperating in the field of education

Russian and Chinese universities have agreed to establish the International Transport Academy

Summer schools attract international applicants to Russian universities

Russian and German experts discussed the issues of university and academic science

The 15th FICCI Higher Education Summit in India

Russia to create 50 Pre-University Training Centers abroad by 2024

More than 30 Russian Universities in the THE ranking

Russia will simplify work rights for international students

The First Russia-UK University Rectors Forum

Webinar 'How understanding neuroscience can help you transform your team and your organization'

“MEDIAactivity of Russian universities” and “TOP-50 MEDIAactive Rectors of Russia” announced at Interfax

RUDN and Rosatom will train staff for African projects

Is Africa the future for recruiting international students?

Danish Government Scholarships under the Cultural Agreements

Over 7,000 foreign students will study IT at Russian universities

European Universities Initiative – Chances and challenges

Belgian students demand free higher education

Uganda and Russia signed a Memorandum of cooperation in higher education

Angola and Russia signed an Agreement on Mutual Recognition of Education, Qualifications and Academic Degrees

The 10th ENQA General Assembly took place in Yerevan

Students supported by the Global Education Program choose Australia and Great Britain as study abroad destinations

Call for participation – Webinars under the aegis of APQN devoted to Quality Assurance

Regional universities move up in QS University Rankings: Emerging Europe & Central Asia

New Model of State Control (Supervision) in Education

HED Webinar under the aegis of APQN took place on October 10, 2019

Joint Master's programs to be launched by RANEPA and University of London

III Ufa International Education Fair

II Baikal International Education Fair

Adalat Muradov talks about digitalization of education in Azerbaijan

India has a too high number of arts students

Dmitry Peskov names key trends for Russian universities for 5-10 years

Webinars aimed at establishing cooperation between Quality Assurance Agencies and Russian universities

Russia and Iraq have signed a Memorandum of understanding