Harry Potter The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked  

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List Rules Upvote your favorite teachers from Hogwarts, School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.

What are the best Hogwarts teacher? This list includes great Hogwarts teachers and professors, such as Severus Snape, Minerva McGonagall, and Albus Dumbledore. The Harry Potter series contains some of the most classic and memorable characters of all time – and all within the hallowed halls of Hogwarts. These teachers helped shaped the lives and magic of the young sorcerers in Harry Potter.
 

Whether you're a kid or a kid at heart, it is easy to get lost in the magic of the Harry Potter series and its memorable and kooky characters. They bring adventure to life and make you wish you went to school at Hogwarts yourself. Vote up your favorite Hogwarts teacher, depending on which movie you think is the most intriguing, or well acted character. Don't see something on this list that should be here? Feel free to add it.

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1,855 154
Professor Minerva McGonagall is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Transfiguration / Deputy Headmistress

2
1,711 172
Remus Lupin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Defense Against the Dark Arts

3
1,357 285
Professor Albus Dumbledore is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Headmaster / Transfiguration

4
1,255 272
Rubeus Hagrid is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Care of Magical Creatures / Grounds Keeper

5
1,320 405
Professor Severus Snape is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Potions / Defense Against the Dark Arts / Headmaster

6
809 384
Professor Filius Flitwick is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked

7
935 318
Neville Longbottom is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Herbology

8
726 386
Pomona Sprout is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Herbology

9
768 412
Alastor Moody is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked

10
620 408
Rolanda Hooch is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Flying

11
572 454
Professor Horace Slughorn is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked

12
565 449
Firenze is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Divination

13
464 642
Sybill Trelawney is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Divination

14
281 583
Wilhelmina Grubbly-Plank is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Care of Magical Creatures

15
268 531
Charity Burbage is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Muggle Studies

16
265 481
Aurora Sinistra is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Aurora Sinistra
Astronomy

17
255 509
Herbert Beery is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Herbert Beery
Herbology

18
168 502
Galatea Merrythought is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Galatea Merrythought
Professor Against the Dark Arts

19
188 484
Septima Vector is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Septima Vector
Arithmancy

20
218 667
Bartemius Crouch, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Bartemius Crouch, Jr.
Defense Against the Dark Arts

21
164 533
Cuthbert Binns is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Cuthbert Binns
History of Magic

22
146 488
Bathsheda Babbling is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Bathsheda Babbling
Ancient Runes

23
191 821
Gilderoy Lockhart is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Defense Against the Dark Arts

24
135 477
Silvanus Kettleburn is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Silvanus Kettleburn
Care of Magical Creatures

25
129 748
Quirinus Quirrell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Very Best Teachers at Hogwarts, Ranked
Defense Against the Dark Arts