Universities in Bristol, England UK
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Bristol
4 out of 7
  • Universities in Bristol
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
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  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Bristol
  • (37 institution and 11 subject rankings)
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  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Bristol
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Bristol
  • 28 Nov, 2022: New edition of URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance. 2 universities in Bristol ranked.
  • 16 Nov, 2022: New edition of THE World Reputation Rankings. in position #81.
  • 26 Oct, 2022: New edition of THE World University Rankings by Subject (Clinical and Health). 21 universities in Bristol ranked.
  • 26 Oct, 2022: QS World University Rankings: Sustainability updated with University of Bristol ranked highest among 2 listed universities in Bristol.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Bristol

Engineering Civil The Guardian UK University League Tables by Subject
#1 
University of Bristol
Dentistry CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
#3 
University of Bristol
Education The Guardian UK University League Tables by Subject
#3 
University of Bristol
Social Policy CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
#3 
University of Bristol
Criminology Good University Guide by Subject - The Times
#4 
University of Bristol
Film Production & Photography The Guardian UK University League Tables by Subject
#4 
University of the West of England
German CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
#5 
University of Bristol
Building CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
#6 
University of the West of England
Geology CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
#8 
University of Bristol
Mathematics CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
#8 
University of Bristol

Rankings of universities in Bristol, England UK 2023

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (618 reviews)
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  • #8 
  • #76 
THE World University Rankings
[Published 12 October, 2022]
  • #12 
  • #15 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 16 September, 2022]
  • #13 
  • #16 
The Guardian League Table
[Published 24 September, 2022]


  • #44 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings
[Published 12 October, 2022]
  • #45 
  • #61 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 16 September, 2022]
  • #20 
  • #24 
The Guardian League Table
[Published 24 September, 2022]


#3

King College, King University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (82 reviews)
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  • #1408 
  • #1480 
Payscale College Salary Report - Best Universities (Bachelors only)
[Published 11 November, 2021]
  • #1420 
  • #1499 
Payscale College Salary Report - Best Universities (All Alumni)
[Published 11 November, 2021]
  • #1038 
  • #6548 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2022]



  • #161 
  • #11290 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2022]




Bristol Key Facts for International Students

Population: 618000

Time: GMT +0

District/province: England, Bristol

Living costs for students in Bristol:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 91* (9% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 74* (26% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 67* (33% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 3.58 £
  • Plug Type G
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
Nobel prize laureates:
Cecil Powell (Bristol University, 1950)

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Student Life in Bristol.

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University of Bristol ranks #1 in Bristol in our meta ranking composed of 133 university rankings.

Among all universities in Bristol University of the West of England is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 43 rankings where University of the West of England is listed.

University of Bristol is ranked best in Bristol for Engineering (Engineering Civil). See all rankings for the University of Bristol.

University of Bristol is ranked best in Bristol for Medicine & Health (Dentistry). See all rankings for the University of Bristol.

University of Bristol is ranked best in Bristol for Education (Education). See all rankings for the University of Bristol.

University of Bristol is ranked best in Bristol for Social Studies & Humanities (Social Policy). See all rankings for the University of Bristol.

University of Bristol is ranked best in Bristol for Law (Criminology). See all rankings for the University of Bristol.

University of the West of England is ranked best in Bristol for Arts Visual & Performing (Film Production & Photography). See all rankings for the University of the West of England.

University of Bristol is ranked best in Bristol for Languages & Literature (German). See all rankings for the University of Bristol.

University of the West of England is ranked best in Bristol for Architecture, Building & Planning (Building). See all rankings for the University of the West of England.

University of Bristol is ranked best in Bristol for Natural Sciences (Geology). See all rankings for the University of Bristol.

University of Bristol is ranked best in Bristol for Mathematics (Mathematics). See all rankings for the University of Bristol.

University of Bristol is ranked best in Bristol for Computer Science (Computer Science). See all rankings for the University of Bristol.

University of the West of England is ranked best in Bristol for Journalism & Media Studies (Journalism, Publishing & Public Relations). See all rankings for the University of the West of England.

University of the West of England is ranked best in Bristol for Design (Design & Crafts). See all rankings for the University of the West of England.

University of Bristol is ranked best in Bristol for Sports Science (Sports Related Subjects). See all rankings for the University of Bristol.

University of Bristol is ranked best in Bristol for Agriculture (Agriculture). See all rankings for the University of Bristol.

Ranking publishers

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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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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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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 - Academic:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

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Payscale

Criteria used in ranking -Payscale College Salary Report - Best Universities (Bachelors only):
Ranking is based on ROI

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RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

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

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

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings:
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:
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 World Reputation Rankings:
Research Reputation 66,6%
Teaching Reputation 33,3%

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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 -THE Young 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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The Guardian News and Media Limited

Criteria used in ranking -The Guardian League Table:
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 Europe:
Patent volume 11.11%
Patent success 11.11%
Global patents 11.11%
Patent citations 11.11%
Percent of patents cited / Patent citation impact 11.11%
Patent to Article Citation Impact 11.11%
Industry Article Citation Impact 11.11%
Percent of Industry Collaborative Articles 11.11%
Total Web of Science Core Collection Papers 11.11%

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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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