University Subject Tables 2011

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    Psychology
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    2011
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Psychology

CUG Rank University Name Entry Standards
Entry Standards
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Student Satisfaction
Student Satisfaction
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Research Assessment
Research Assessment
The average quality of the research undertaken in the University.

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Graduate Prospects
Graduate Prospects
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Overall Score
Overall Score
The total score calculated by our independent and trusted methodology.

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2011 2010
1 1 Cambridge 502 4.16 3.20 82 100.0
2 2 Oxford 503 3.97 3.10 78 98.4
4 4 Bath 480 3.93 3.10 68 95.8
17 11 Birmingham 406 3.74 3.05 60 91.7
3 3 University College London 487 4.14 3.00 75 97.7
14 14 Cardiff 425 3.80 2.90 60 91.9
8 15 Royal Holloway 398 4.15 2.85 65 93.1
17 6 St Andrews 444 4.05 2.85 53 91.7
7 5 York 439 4.02 2.80 65 93.6
19 8 Glasgow 387 4.03 2.80 61 91.6
32 35 Bangor 301 4.01 2.75 55 88.1
5 9 Sheffield 412 3.98 2.70 74 94.2
8 12 Durham 423 3.95 2.70 67 93.1
11 17 Sussex 387 4.01 2.70 69 92.7
12 29 Edinburgh 427 3.70 2.70 65 92.0
23 23 Southampton 421 3.97 2.70 56 91.0
10 12 Warwick 438 3.93 2.65 65 92.9
22 22 Nottingham 430 3.76 2.65 60 91.1
35 33 Reading 383 3.69 2.65 49 87.7
5 7 Bristol 454 3.98 2.60 70 94.2
14 10 Exeter 431 4.13 2.60 58 91.9
32 25 Essex 334 3.90 2.60 55 88.1
12 16 Leeds 432 3.81 2.55 65 92.0
21 20 Aston 378 4.01 2.50 66 91.4
38 39 Goldsmiths College 309 3.84 2.50 57 87.4
24 32 City 347 3.90 2.45 70 90.8
32 35 Manchester 418 3.43 2.45 54 88.1
35 24 Aberdeen 322 4.08 2.45 54 87.7
14 27 Lancaster 404 3.92 2.35 69 91.9
25 21 Newcastle 430 3.86 2.35 60 90.6
25 37 Surrey 403 3.60 2.35 68 90.6
19 17 Kent 371 3.90 2.30 73 91.6
37 33 Brunel 338 3.85 2.25 58 87.6
44 46 Bournemouth 268 3.87 2.25 60 86.3
47 44 Dundee 323 4.19 2.25 43 85.5
61 - Anglia Ruskin 251 3.80 2.25 47 83.2
61 55 West of England, Bristol 308 3.76 2.25 40 83.2
28 19 Hull 320 4.08 2.20 66 89.3
40 41 Swansea 333 3.86 2.20 54 86.6
52 54 Hertfordshire 268 3.95 2.20 53 85.1
54 57 Plymouth 307 3.87 2.20 49 85.0
63 97 Salford 314 3.51 2.20 43 82.9
31 31 Northumbria 332 3.88 2.15 64 88.4
39 40 Liverpool 392 3.77 2.15 50 86.9
48 50 Queen's, Belfast 368 3.74 2.15 46 85.4
29 27 Strathclyde 369 3.96 2.05 61 88.8
40 38 Portsmouth 344 4.01 2.05 52 86.6
64 53 East London 182 3.78 2.05 57 82.7
55 66 Manchester Metropolitan 332 3.73 2.01 48 84.5
46 50 Lincoln 299 4.07 2.00 55 86.0
48 48 Oxford Brookes 354 3.95 2.00 46 85.4
71 70 Liverpool John Moores 270 3.85 2.00 41 82.0
84 83 Ulster 232 3.80 2.00 39 80.5
40 45 Central Lancashire 292 3.99 1.95 61 86.6
43 47 Stirling 322 4.17 1.90 54 86.5
51 43 Keele 303 3.89 1.90 55 85.3
71 72 Roehampton 222 3.61 1.90 53 82.0
48 50 Staffordshire 243 3.84 1.88 65 85.4
27 30 Leicester 367 3.87 1.85 70 89.5
98 90 London South Bank 224 3.62 1.80 39 79.1
29 26 Loughborough 404 3.91 1.75 62 88.8
52 42 East Anglia 348 3.79 1.75 52 85.1
77 59 Westminster 259 3.71 1.75 47 81.6
57 61 Greenwich 276 3.70 1.70 58 84.0
84 77 Abertay Dundee 232 1.70 49 80.5
45 48 Nottingham Trent 284 4.09 1.65 63 86.2
56 58 Bath Spa 287 4.00 1.65 53 84.2
80 81 Derby 240 3.77 1.65 46 80.9
93 74 Kingston 224 3.77 1.65 41 79.5
58 62 Glasgow Caledonian 327 3.94 1.60 48 83.9
93 - London Metropolitan 219 3.66 1.60 44 79.5
76 67 Sheffield Hallam 308 3.72 1.55 44 81.8
69 64 Middlesex 204 3.50 1.50 64 82.1
74 62 Heriot-Watt 320 3.86 1.40 43 81.9
79 67 Worcester 237 3.51 1.40 55 81.0
82 82 Sunderland 256 4.09 1.40 41 80.6
88 - Leeds Trinity 244 3.76 1.40 46 80.2
86 88 Gloucestershire 264 3.80 1.35 44 80.4
89 80 Glamorgan 241 3.84 1.35 45 80.1
67 59 Coventry 296 4.06 1.32 46 82.3
64 94 Bolton 242 3.45 1.30 66 82.7
69 56 Edinburgh Napier 254 3.83 1.30 55 82.1
71 84 Thames Valley 233 3.90 1.10 59 82.0
74 64 York St John 283 3.81 1.05 54 81.9
59 100 Cumbria 258 3.51 73 83.7
60 77 Leeds Metropolitan 317 3.63 63 83.6
64 - Aberystwyth 294 4.22 82.7
67 70 Chester 274 3.99 56 82.3
78 69 Teesside 258 4.14 51 81.5
81 79 St Mary's 233 4.14 51 80.8
82 91 UWIC, Cardiff 268 3.85 50 80.6
86 95 Queen Margaret 297 51 80.4
90 74 Winchester 277 3.93 43 79.8
91 85 De Montfort 244 3.99 46 79.7
92 93 Buckinghamshire New 200 3.64 57 79.6
93 98 Bradford 230 3.97 47 79.5
96 100 Bedfordshire 214 3.90 50 79.4
97 98 Huddersfield 266 4.12 38 79.2
99 73 Canterbury Christ Church 259 3.86 42 78.9
100 85 Brighton 303 3.72 37 78.6
101 88 Northampton 256 3.91 39 78.4
101 85 Southampton Solent 259 3.70 42 78.4
103 102 Newman 232 4.01 39 78.1
104 91 Edge Hill 278 3.28 42 77.5
105 96 University of Wales, Newport 207 3.41 76.3

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.

Click here for details of the league table methodology; read about how to interpret the league table measures.

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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