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University Subject Tables 2011

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    Biological Sciences
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    2011
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Biological Sciences

CUG Rank University Name Entry Standards
Entry Standards
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Student Satisfaction
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Research Assessment
Research Assessment
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2011 2010
1 1 Cambridge 578 4.12 2.65 82 100.0
2 2 Oxford 516 4.01 2.82 80 98.3
3 3 Imperial College London 469 3.77 2.75 78 95.8
6 5 Durham 468 3.74 2.50 77 94.8
10 8 Bath 450 3.85 2.50 74 94.1
5 4 Bristol 444 4.13 2.67 72 94.9
7 6 York 436 4.17 2.75 70 94.7
8 11 Manchester 435 4.03 2.85 70 94.5
4 9 Sheffield 434 4.25 2.85 71 95.4
16 20 Edinburgh 432 3.74 2.65 67 92.4
13 12 St Andrews 428 4.00 2.55 70 93.4
14 10 University College London 424 3.86 2.50 72 93.1
17 15 Warwick 422 3.93 2.45 68 92.3
20 33 Liverpool 401 3.92 2.35 69 91.7
12 14 Leicester 388 4.14 2.40 76 93.6
26 21 Birmingham 387 3.97 2.45 66 91.2
27 29 Cardiff 385 3.86 2.60 65 91.1
19 18 King's College London 384 3.89 2.75 68 92.2
35 31 Southampton 384 3.81 2.45 63 90.1
11 22 Lancaster 380 4.06 2.80 73 93.8
20 17 Nottingham 377 3.97 2.63 67 91.7
23 19 Exeter 377 3.94 2.50 69 91.6
24 27 Glasgow 373 4.22 2.60 62 91.3
15 22 Sussex 370 4.00 2.37 76 92.7
28 22 Newcastle 362 4.00 2.60 65 91.0
8 6 Surrey 360 3.76 2.75 84 94.5
31 34 Leeds 358 3.93 2.70 65 90.9
28 32 Dundee 351 4.16 2.80 61 91.0
17 22 East Anglia 349 4.29 2.50 70 92.3
39 46 Queen Mary 349 3.85 2.25 67 89.5
32 39 Strathclyde 344 3.68 2.55 72 90.8
40 34 Aberdeen 337 3.94 2.60 61 89.4
42 41 Reading 334 3.96 2.15 66 89.1
69 60 Stirling 329 3.81 2.35 41 84.0
36 38 Queen's, Belfast 324 3.96 2.15 72 90.0
41 30 Robert Gordon 322 3.70 1.90 76 89.2
49 50 Glasgow Caledonian 318 4.04 2.10 60 87.5
20 22 Aston 316 4.14 2.50 73 91.7
34 16 Royal Holloway 312 3.94 2.80 67 90.6
58 56 Bangor 311 3.74 2.10 57 85.8
28 41 Brunel 308 4.12 1.75 82 91.0
78 64 Glamorgan 307 3.80 1.45 49 82.4
55 55 Swansea 306 3.91 1.90 61 86.5
65 67 Oxford Brookes 300 3.79 1.85 57 85.0
43 43 Kent 295 4.11 2.10 68 88.9
63 62 Plymouth 294 3.93 2.00 55 85.3
48 49 Northumbria 293 3.52 1.95 74 87.7
46 45 Heriot-Watt 291 4.08 2.20 63 88.0
60 57 Aberystwyth 286 4.01 2.50 48 85.5
52 58 Hull 281 3.99 1.90 65 87.0
53 51 Brighton 278 3.86 2.08 63 86.6
72 52 Central Lancashire 275 3.42 72 83.8
73 87 Bath Spa 272 4.00 1.10 83.7
79 58 Teesside 272 3.74 60 82.3
36 40 Essex 270 4.01 2.25 76 90.0
64 85 Gloucestershire 269 4.46 85.1
75 71 Chester 268 4.05 83.3
45 36 Keele 267 4.04 1.75 74 88.1
55 43 Portsmouth 267 4.07 2.47 55 86.5
83 69 Leeds Metropolitan 264 3.58 62 82.0
81 81 Bradford 262 3.63 62 82.1
50 47 Sheffield Hallam 261 3.94 1.80 72 87.4
62 52 Manchester Metropolitan 259 3.85 2.05 60 85.4
86 86 Sunderland 258 3.95 52 81.0
51 - Coventry 256 3.99 83 87.3
33 47 Hertfordshire 255 3.78 2.15 86 90.7
68 73 UWIC, Cardiff 252 3.93 69 84.2
89 - Anglia Ruskin 252 3.88 39 78.0
71 78 Liverpool John Moores 250 3.90 1.70 58 83.9
24 13 Ulster 248 3.88 2.80 79 91.3
53 52 Edinburgh Napier 244 3.98 1.68 71 86.6
73 67 Westminster 241 3.69 2.20 54 83.7
81 88 Derby 240 4.15 1.65 47 82.1
55 36 West of England, Bristol 235 4.05 2.61 57 86.5
44 72 Salford 232 3.91 2.20 76 88.6
83 77 Bournemouth 231 3.64 65 82.0
66 61 Huddersfield 230 3.95 2.00 60 84.9
87 74 Edge Hill 223 3.79 80.9
59 64 Greenwich 221 4.11 1.75 66 85.7
79 82 Worcester 213 3.68 68 82.3
67 82 Staffordshire 211 4.21 71 84.6
76 75 Kingston 197 3.68 1.85 61 83.1
46 28 Nottingham Trent 193 3.98 2.55 71 88.0
85 70 Roehampton 182 3.64 1.40 63 81.7
69 79 Bolton 174 3.95 1.30 72 84.0
77 75 East London 163 3.33 2.05 65 82.6
88 - Middlesex 146 4.22 80.2
38 79 Canterbury Christ Church 4.21 83 89.8
60 62 Bedfordshire 3.57 1.90 85.5
90 84 London South Bank 3.76 39 76.1

Please note that some Universities have missing data. Where the table is ranked by a single measure, the institutions with no data for that measure appear at the bottom.

Since the Subject Tables were published on Monday 12 May, some errors have been brought to our attention which have resulted in a revised set of Subject Tables being posted on Tuesday 27 May. Most changes in rank are small.

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Maximum scores:
Student Satisfaction 5.00    Facilities spend N/A
Research Assessment 4.00    Good Honours 100.0
Entry Standards N/A    Graduate Prospects 100.0
Student Staff Ratio N/A    Completion 100.0
Academic Services Spend N/A    Overall Score 1000.0

Reference to the 1994 Group in the 2014 tables and  onwards has been removed following the decision of the group to disband in November 2013.

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