Universities in England UK
- Rankings & Reviews -

England UK
128 out of 161
  • Universities in England UK
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
31
  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in England UK
  • (22 institution and 9 subject rankings)
29
  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in England UK
  • Among TOP 200

For business studies see our separate ranking of business schools in England UK

Latest ranking updates related to universities in England UK
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities updated with University of Oxford ranked highest among 104 listed universities in England UK.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: Publication of QS World University Rankings By Subject (Accounting & Finance). University of Cambridge with highest ranking among universities in England UK ranked #1.
  • 30 Jan, 2021: 4icu published most recent results of UniRank 4icu - World Ranking. Includes 15 universities from England UK.
  • 30 Jan, 2021: UniRank 4icu - Top English-Speaking Universities updated with University of Oxford ranked highest among 22 listed universities in England UK.

Highest subject rankings of universities in England UK

Sociology
#1 
University of Cambridge
Engineering Electronic & Electrical
#1 
University of Southampton
Physiotherapy
#1 
University of Southampton
Agriculture, Forestry & Food
#1 
University of Leeds
Physics
#1 
University of Oxford
Celtic Studies
#1 
Bangor University
Building and Town and Country Planning
#1 
Coventry University
Music
#1 
Durham University
Criminology
#1 
The University of Manchester
Library & Information Management
#1 
The University of Sheffield

Rankings of universities in England UK 2021

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (31 reviews)
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  • #2 
  • #2 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #1 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #1 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (1942 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #1 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #2 
  • #3 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #2 
  • #6 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #4 
  • #5 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #8 
  • #9 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #3 
  • #11 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #7 
  • #8 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #11 
  • #14 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #4 
  • #16 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #3 
  • #4 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #4 
  • #5 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #27 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #10 
  • #10 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #7 
  • #8 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #8 
  • #77 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (503 reviews)
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  • #5 
  • #6 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #3 
  • #4 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #16 
  • #149 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #15 
  • #18 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #19 
  • #25 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #7 
  • #51 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (591 reviews)
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  • #12 
  • #13 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #10 
  • #11 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #9 
  • #91 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (561 reviews)
  • #9 
  • #10 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #9 
  • #10 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #15 
  • #136 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (935 reviews)
  • #13 
  • #15 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #14 
  • #18 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #18 
  • #160 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #14 
  • #15 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #17 
  • #23 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #13 
  • #127 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
  • #8 
  • #9 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #6 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #26 
  • #201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (1967 reviews)
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  • #16 
  • #19 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #16 
  • #21 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #10 
  • #107 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (2857 reviews)
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  • #24 
  • #30 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #34 
  • #42 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #6 
  • #35 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (415 reviews)
  • #11 
  • #12 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #13 
  • #16 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #22 
  • #174 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (412 reviews)
  • #17 
  • #20 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #12 
  • #16 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #14 
  • #133 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #6 
  • #7 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #6 
  • #7 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #38 
  • #351 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #20 
  • #23 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #24 
  • #31 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #12 
  • #121 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #21 
  • #26 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #30 
  • #38 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #17 
  • #158 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (514 reviews)
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  • #27 
  • #34 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #29 
  • #37 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #24 
  • #191 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (242 reviews)
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  • #25 
  • #31 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #40 
  • #51 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #23 
  • #178 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (334 reviews)
  • #23 
  • #29 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #49 
  • #59 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #20 
  • #163 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #18 
  • #21 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #31 
  • #38 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #25 
  • #200 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #32 
  • #41 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #54 
  • #68 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #11 
  • #110 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (331 reviews)
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  • #26 
  • #31 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #50 
  • #62 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #27 
  • #201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (705 reviews)
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  • #35 
  • #44 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #48 
  • #59 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #19 
  • #160 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (381 reviews)
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  • #30 
  • #39 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #43 
  • #54 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #29 
  • #251 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (689 reviews)
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  • #28 
  • #36 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #18 
  • #24 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #30 
  • #251 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (356 reviews)
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  • #29 
  • #37 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #63 
  • #77 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #21 
  • #170 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (262 reviews)
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  • #34 
  • #43 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #23 
  • #30 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #41 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (477 reviews)
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  • #46 
  • #57 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #21 
  • #27 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #39 
  • #351 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (861 reviews)
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  • #39 
  • #48 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #67 
  • #82 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #33 
  • #301 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (1079 reviews)
  • #45 
  • #56 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #35 
  • #43 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #65 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (713 reviews)
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  • #38 
  • #46 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #20 
  • #26 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #58 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (115 reviews)
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  • #33 
  • #42 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #38 
  • #49 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #40 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (847 reviews)
  • #31 
  • #40 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #70 
  • #85 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #32 
  • #301 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #43 
  • #53 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #33 
  • #41 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #63 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (417 reviews)
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  • #42 
  • #51 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #28 
  • #35 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #51 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #47 
  • #58 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #15 
  • #21 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #49 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (85 reviews)
  • #36 
  • #45 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #41 
  • #52 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #52 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (605 reviews)
  • #48 
  • #59 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #42 
  • #53 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #47 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (221 reviews)
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  • #59 
  • #72 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #52 
  • #66 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #53 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #41 
  • #50 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #71 
  • #86 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #54 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (904 reviews)
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  • #67 
  • #82 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #81 
  • #95 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #37 
  • #351 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (634 reviews)
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  • #49 
  • #60 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #59 
  • #72 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #50 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (220 reviews)
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  • #55 
  • #68 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #46 
  • #56 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #43 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (254 reviews)
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  • #51 
  • #62 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #62 
  • #75 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #42 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #40 
  • #49 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #28 
  • #201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #38 
  • #47 
CUG The Complete University Guide
[Published 11 October, 2019]


  • #60 
  • #73 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #51 
  • #64 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #61 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #70 
  • #85 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #57 
  • #70 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #45 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #53 
  • #65 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #56 
  • #70 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #62 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (681 reviews)
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  • #73 
  • #88 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #94 
  • #110 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #36 
  • #351 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #54 
  • #67 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #37 
  • #47 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #70 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #81 
  • #97 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #89 
  • #105 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #44 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (498 reviews)
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  • #89 
  • #104 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #32 
  • #40 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #66 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #72 
  • #87 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #64 
  • #79 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #76 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (281 reviews)
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  • #90 
  • #106 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #83 
  • #99 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #56 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (177 reviews)
  • #82 
  • #98 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #80 
  • #95 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #60 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (217 reviews)
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  • #62 
  • #76 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #44 
  • #55 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #81 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #74 
  • #90 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #68 
  • #83 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #55 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (749 reviews)
  • #57 
  • #70 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #61 
  • #75 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #85 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (147 reviews)
  • #37 
  • #46 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #22 
  • #29 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #74 
  • #88 
CUG The Complete University Guide
[Published 11 October, 2019]


  • #83 
  • #99 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #87 
  • #103 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #79 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (358 reviews)
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  • #84 
  • #100 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #88 
  • #103 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #69 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (887 reviews)
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  • #104 
  • #121 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #95 
  • #111 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #46 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


  • #68 
  • #83 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #36 
  • #45 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #51 
  • #61 
CUG The Complete University Guide
[Published 11 October, 2019]


  • #50 
  • #60 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #27 
  • #34 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #76 
  • #90 
CUG The Complete University Guide
[Published 11 October, 2019]


Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (208 reviews)
  • #78 
  • #94 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #45 
  • #56 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #77 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (316 reviews)
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  • #100 
  • #117 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 20 September, 2020]
  • #65 
  • #80 
University league tables
[Published 05 September, 2020]
  • #31 
  • #301 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]


England UK Key Facts for International Students

Time: GMT +1

Telephone country code: +44

  • Religion:
  • Christianity  60%
  • Islam  5%
  • Hinduism  1%
  • Atheist, agnostic and unclassified  27%
  • Other religions: Sikhism, Judaism, Buddhism  7%
  • Largest cities in England UK:
  • 1. London: 8,700,000
  • 2. Birmingham: 1,200,000
  • 3. Leeds: 780,000
  • 4. Glasgow: 620,000
  • 5. Bristol: 450,000

Largest international airport in England UK:

London Heathrow Airport (LHR): 78.014.598 Passengers/Year; 4 Terminals; 23 km. from London city center

Nobel prize laureates:
Didier Queloz (University of Cambridge, 2019)
 
Peter Ratcliffe (University of Oxford, 2019)
 
Sir Gregory P. Winter (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, 2018)
 
Richard Henderson (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, 2017)
 
Tomas Lindahl (Francis Crick Institute, 2015)
 
John O'Keefe (University College, 2014)
 
Peter Higgs (University of Edinburgh, 2013)
 
Sir John B. Gurdon (Gurdon Institute, 2012)
 
Robert G. Edwards (University of Cambridge, 2010)
 
Andre Geim (University of Manchester, 2010)
 

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FAQ

University of Oxford ranks #1 in England UK in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in England UK Durham University is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 40 rankings where Durham University is listed.

University of Cambridge is ranked best in England UK for Social Studies & Humanities (Sociology). See all rankings for the University of Cambridge.

University of Southampton is ranked best in England UK for Engineering (Engineering Electronic & Electrical). See all rankings for the University of Southampton.

University of Southampton is ranked best in England UK for Medicine & Health (Physiotherapy). See all rankings for the University of Southampton.

University of Leeds is ranked best in England UK for Agriculture (Agriculture, Forestry & Food). See all rankings for the University of Leeds.

University of Oxford is ranked best in England UK for Natural Sciences (Physics). See all rankings for the University of Oxford.

Bangor University is ranked best in England UK for Languages & Literature (Celtic Studies). See all rankings for the Bangor University.

Coventry University is ranked best in England UK for Architecture, Building & Planning (Building and Town and Country Planning). See all rankings for the Coventry University.

Durham University is ranked best in England UK for Arts Visual & Performing (Music). See all rankings for the Durham University.

The University of Manchester is ranked best in England UK for Law (Criminology). See all rankings for the The University of Manchester.

The University of Sheffield is ranked best in England UK for Computer Science (Library & Information Management). See all rankings for the The University of Sheffield.

Loughborough University of Technology is ranked best in England UK for Design (Fashion & Textiles). See all rankings for the Loughborough University of Technology.

The University of Sheffield is ranked best in England UK for Journalism & Media Studies (Communications & Media Studies). See all rankings for the The University of Sheffield.

University of Cambridge is ranked best in England UK for Mathematics (Statistics). See all rankings for the University of Cambridge.

Ranking publishers

4icu

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British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS 50 under 50:
Based on the QS World University rankings methodology, the top 50 universities that are under 50 years old.

Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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Kiplinger

Criteria used in ranking -Kiplinger's Best College Values:
Quality Criteria 55%
Cost Criteria 45%

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NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU Europe:
Scientific Efficiency 23%
Scientific Potential 15%
Graduates on the labour market 15%
Internationalisation 15%
Prestige 14%
Learning Conditions 10%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

Payscale

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RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Criteria used in ranking -RUR World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Research Performance Ranking:
Normalized citation impact (Citations of research publications from all university authors compared with world averages) 20%
Citation per papers 20%
Papers per academic and research staff 20%
International research reputation 20%
Share of research publications written in international co-authorship 20%

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Rogers Digital Media

Criteria used in ranking -MacLeans University Rankings:
Students 28%
Faculty 24%
Resources 20%
Reputation 15%
Student support 13%

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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StuDocu

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Employability (survey) 100%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Research Reputation 66,6%
Teaching Reputation 33,3%

Criteria used in ranking -THE World's Most International Universities - Times Higher Education:
Proportion of international students 25%
Proportion of international staff 25%
Proportion of journal publications with one or more international co-authors 25%
University’s international reputation 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -Young University Rankings:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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The Guardian News and Media Limited

Criteria used in ranking -University league tables:
Student to Staff Ratio 15%
Value added 15%
Entry Scores 15%
Career Prospects 15%
NSS - Teaching 10%
NSS - Assessment & Feedback 10%

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The Times and The Sunday Times

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The University League Tables

Criteria used in ranking -CUG The Complete University Guide:
Entry standards
Student satisfaction
Research quality
Research intensity
Graduate prospects
Student-staff ratio
Academic services spend
Facilities spend
Good honours
Degree completion

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Thomson Reuters

Criteria used in ranking -Reuters Most Innovative Universities:
Patent Volume 33%
Patent Citations 34%
Industry Article Citation Impact 11%
Percent of Industry Collaborative Articles 11%
Total Web of Science Core Collection Papers 11%

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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