UK University Rankings 2016

UK University Rankings

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UK University Rankings

What to consider when choosing a UK university

There are over 150 higher education institutions to choose from in the UK, and it is important you know all the facts on where to go and what to study before applying. Trusted university rankings include those published by The Times, Guardian, QS World University Rankings and Complete University Guide. Some important factors to consider about when choosing a UK university include:

  • University ranking
  • Subject ranking
  • Location
  • Cost of living
  • Student satisfaction
  • Research ranking
  • Percentage of international students
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UK University Rankings 2016

Rank

Name

1

University of Cambridge

2

University of Oxford

3

Imperial College London

4

University of St Andrews

5

Durham University

6

University of Warwick

7

University of Exeter

8

University of Surrey

9

London School of Economics

10

University College London

11

Lancaster University

12

University of Bath

13

Loughborough University

14

University of Leeds

15

University of York

16

University of Southampton

17

University of Birmingham

18

University of East Anglia

19

University of Sussex

20

University of Bristol

21

University of Sheffield

22

University of Edinburgh

23

University of Kent

23

Newcastle University

25

University of Nottingham

26

University of Glasgow

27

King's College London

28

University of Manchester

28

University of Leicester

30

Aston University

31

Queen's University Belfast

32

University of Reading

33

Cardiff University

34

Queen Mary, University of London

35

University of Essex

36

Royal Holloway, University of London

37

University of Dundee

38

University of Liverpool

38

Heriot-Watt University

38

University of Buckingham

41

City, University of London

41

Swansea University

43

Keele University

44

SOAS University of London

45

University of Aberdeen

46

University of Strathclyde

47

Coventry University

48

St George's, University of London

49

Harper Adams University

50

University of Stirling

51

Royal Agricultural University

52

Bangor University

53

De Montfort University

54

Nottingham Trent University

55

Oxford Brookes University

56

Falmouth University

57

Ulster University

58

Bath Spa University

59

University of Portsmouth

60

Brunel University London

61

Norwich University of the Arts

62

University of Lincoln

62

University for the Creative Arts

64

Northumbria University

64

University of Winchester

66

Goldsmiths, University of London

67

University of Hull

68

Edge Hill University

69

University of Chichester

69

University of Huddersfield

69

Robert Gordon University

72

Sheffield Hallam University

73

UWE Bristol

74

Liverpool John Moores University

75

University of Bradford

76

University of Hertfordshire

77

Manchester Metropolitan University

78

University of Roehampton

79

Liverpool Hope University

79

Aberystwyth University

81

Arts University Bournemouth

82

Bournemouth University

82

University of Northampton

84

University of Derby

85

Plymouth University

85

Middlesex University

87

University of Chester

88

University of Gloucestershire

89

York St John University

90

University of Brighton

91

Leeds Trinity University

92

University of Central Lancashire

93

Edinburgh Napier University

94

Glasgow Caledonian University

95

Staffordshire University

96

Queen Margaret University

97

Abertay University

98

University of Salford

99

University of the Arts London

100

University of Worcester

100

St Mary’s University, Twickenham

102

Teesside University

103

Cardiff Metropolitan University

104

University of Sunderland

105

Birmingham City University

106

University of Greenwich

107

Canterbury Christ Church University

108

Anglia Ruskin University

109

Bucks New University

110

University of Bedfordshire

111

Kingston University

112

University of South Wales

114

Leeds Beckett University

115

Southampton Solent University

115

University of Westminster

118

University of the West of Scotland

119

University of Cumbria

120

London South Bank University

121

University of West London

122

Glyndwr University

123

University of St Mark & St John

123

University of Bolton

125

London Metropolitan University

126

The University of the Highlands and Islands

127

University of East London

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