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University Subject Tables 2012

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    Mechanical Engineering
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Mechanical Engineering

CUG Rank University Name Entry Standards
Entry Standards
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Student Satisfaction
Student Satisfaction
A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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

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

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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 - 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.

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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