Andrew Rutherford CBE (23 July 1929 – 13 January 1998) was a British scholar and university administrator. He was Vice-Chancellor of the University of London from 1994-1997.
He was born in Helmsdale, Sutherland, Scotland and educated at the local school. He then attended George Watson's College in Edinburgh and then Edinburgh University where he read English, graduating in 1951 with first class honours.
He did National Service with the Seaforth Highlanders.