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University Subject Tables 2012

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    Mechanical Engineering
  • Year

    2012
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Mechanical Engineering

CUG Rank University Name Entry Standards
Entry Standards
The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the University.

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Student Satisfaction
Student Satisfaction
A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

Maximum score: 5.00

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Research Quality
Research Quality
A measure of the quality of the research undertaken in the University.

Maximum score: 4.00

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Graduate Prospects
Graduate Prospects
A guide to the employability of graduates on completion of their courses at the University.

Maximum score: 100

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

Maximum score: 100.0

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2012 2011
1 1 Cambridge 567 4.08 3.35 92 100.0
2 2 Imperial College London 518 3.95 3.05 86 95.8
3 3 Sheffield 431 4.03 3.00 88 93.8
4 4 Bristol 496 3.98 2.95 80 93.6
5 8 Surrey 377 4.23 2.90 90 93.2
6 6 Loughborough 430 3.99 2.85 84 92.3
7 13 Nottingham 418 3.98 2.95 82 91.8
8 5 Southampton 438 4.00 2.70 82 91.6
9 10 Bath 503 3.96 2.60 74 91.3
10 7 Strathclyde 448 3.97 2.52 82 91.1
11 8 Newcastle 400 3.90 2.75 86 91.1
12 23 University College London 458 2.65 70 90.5
13 14 Liverpool 388 3.96 2.70 82 90.0
14 11 Birmingham 426 3.95 2.80 74 89.7
15 15 Leeds 389 3.81 2.90 80 89.7
16 12 Cardiff 404 3.97 2.80 70 88.4
17 15 Edinburgh 423 3.67 2.70 74 88.2
18 18 Robert Gordon 326 4.13 2.10 88 88.2
19 28 Glamorgan 3.93 2.60 88.1
20 29 Heriot-Watt 333 4.02 2.60 80 87.9
21 20 Glasgow 370 4.17 2.40 74 87.6
22 17 Manchester 410 3.44 2.90 74 87.5
23 22 Lancaster 372 4.05 2.55 72 87.3
24 21 Dundee 330 3.82 2.30 86 87.3
25 19 Queen's, Belfast 370 3.76 2.75 74 87.2
26 35 Durham 514 3.76 82 86.8
27 27 Brunel 359 3.73 2.50 78 86.8
28 25 Sussex 299 4.15 2.65 72 86.0
29 38 Brighton 306 3.89 2.70 85.9
30 24 West of England, Bristol 295 3.86 2.55 78 85.6
31 25 Aberdeen 313 3.50 2.60 80 85.3
32 36 Swansea 313 3.84 2.50 74 85.0
33 33 Northumbria 265 3.97 2.40 74 83.8
34 31 Liverpool John Moores 323 3.68 2.70 66 83.7
35 32 Aston 340 3.65 2.30 70 83.5
36 34 Portsmouth 267 3.77 2.35 76 83.3
37 50 Plymouth 267 4.15 2.05 82.9
38 41 Huddersfield 259 3.64 2.30 78 82.8
39 45 De Montfort 243 3.89 2.45 82.3
40 45 Ulster 238 3.47 2.50 78 82.2
41 40 Manchester Metropolitan 260 3.75 2.15 74 81.9
42 48 Exeter 4.05 80 81.9
43 39 Oxford Brookes 328 3.47 2.20 66 81.3
44 50 Hull 312 4.12 76 81.2
45 42 Bradford 251 4.07 2.40 60 80.9
46 49 Sheffield Hallam 246 3.64 2.15 70 80.3
47 52 Coventry 316 3.83 1.90 60 80.1
48 43 Staffordshire 247 3.71 2.45 62 79.9
49 54 Queen Mary 339 4.09 66 79.8
50 28 University of Wales, Newport 3.80 1.55 79.8
51 43 City 299 4.12 2.45 44 79.4
52 37 Harper Adams 255 3.85 80 79.3
53 61 Glyndwr 3.77 76 79.2
54 47 Hertfordshire 264 3.59 2.40 58 78.9
55 55 Central Lancashire 258 4.10 72 78.7
56 60 Bolton 172 3.90 2.10 78.1
57 30 Greenwich 179 4.05 2.95 44 77.3
58 52 Kingston 238 3.58 1.95 60 77.0
59 58 Sunderland 275 3.49 1.45 76.8
60 57 Birmingham City 249 3.97 76.2
61 56 Teesside 313 3.52 76.2
62 - Derby 3.96 42 70.8
63 59 London South Bank 191 3.25 2.60 30 70.3

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.

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Maximum scores:      
Entry standards N/A Facilities spend N/A
Student satisfaction 5.00 Good honours 100.0
Research assessment 4.00 Graduate prospects 100.0
Research intensity 1.00 Completion 100.0
Student–staff ratio N/A Overall score 1000.0
Academic services spend N/A    

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