University Subject Tables 2010

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    Music
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    2010
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Music

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 Assessment
Research Assessment
The average 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: 1000.0

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2010 2009
1 1 Oxford 466 4.39 3.20 80 100.0
2 17 Royal Academy of Music 4.12 2.90 94 98.9
3 3 King's College London 455 3.96 3.25 82 98.6
4 2 Cambridge 462 4.05 3.25 78 98.3
4 6 Manchester 423 4.22 3.30 80 98.3
6 30 Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama 2.35 90 97.6
7 4 Nottingham 439 4.12 3.10 74 96.6
8 5 York 427 3.98 3.20 76 96.4
9 7 Bristol 384 4.14 2.90 80 95.6
10 10 Birmingham 437 3.96 3.30 68 95.3
11 9 Edinburgh 435 2.70 66 94.3
12 23 Royal College of Music 312 3.77 2.50 96 94.0
13 14 Sheffield 355 4.17 3.25 70 93.8
14 8 Durham 412 3.75 2.75 76 93.7
14 24 Royal Northern College of Music 3.94 2.20 88 93.7
16 13 Newcastle 358 3.98 3.10 74 93.5
17 12 Southampton 371 3.96 3.25 68 93.0
18 20 Royal Holloway 347 4.02 3.45 64 92.3
19 29 Glasgow 425 3.53 2.90 68 92.1
20 - SOAS 3.05 66 91.9
21 35 Birmingham City 307 3.81 2.40 86 91.6
21 25 Cardiff 354 4.00 2.75 70 91.6
23 15 Goldsmiths College 334 3.68 2.90 76 91.4
24 34 Leeds 357 4.07 2.80 66 91.3
25 22 Bangor 305 4.11 2.85 72 91.2
25 16 Queen's, Belfast 347 3.90 2.95 68 91.2
27 32 Ulster 310 3.53 2.05 88 90.1
28 25 Keele 287 3.95 2.80 72 89.8
29 50 Brunel 334 3.84 2.40 72 89.7
30 27 Surrey 374 3.66 2.85 62 89.6
31 18 Sussex 357 3.90 2.80 60 89.4
32 11 Aberdeen 308 2.40 88.8
33 37 Huddersfield 284 4.00 2.90 64 88.6
33 33 Lancaster 323 3.66 3.05 62 88.6
35 18 City 280 2.90 66 88.5
36 31 Liverpool 348 3.79 2.55 62 88.4
37 28 Strathclyde 380 76 88.3
38 21 East Anglia 269 3.96 2.15 76 88.2
39 42 Bath Spa 310 4.05 2.20 64 87.6
40 36 Hull 261 4.03 2.25 70 87.3
41 41 De Montfort 198 4.08 2.55 68 85.9
42 - Glamorgan 292 3.57 82 85.5
43 - Coventry 273 3.80 2.45 58 85.0
44 40 Edinburgh Napier 344 1.05 68 84.6
45 48 Westminster 284 3.43 2.00 62 83.4
46 47 Canterbury Christ Church 243 3.80 2.15 58 83.1
47 37 Salford 212 3.98 2.00 60 82.8
48 55 Middlesex 244 3.63 72 82.2
48 39 Oxford Brookes 229 3.71 2.25 56 82.2
50 43 Roehampton 240 3.56 72 81.8
51 46 Hertfordshire 258 3.78 1.70 50 80.6
52 44 Plymouth 162 3.84 2.35 52 80.0
52 45 Thames Valley 204 3.63 1.30 64 80.0
54 49 Kingston 232 3.73 1.45 54 79.6
55 54 Wolverhampton 211 3.75 62 79.5
56 58 Brighton 239 3.46 2.85 34 78.8
57 56 Chichester 234 3.85 52 78.6
58 50 Liverpool John Moores 170 4.04 78.3
59 - Southampton Solent 229 3.48 78.0
60 - Northumbria 3.85 48 77.9
61 52 York St John 226 3.70 52 77.8
62 60 Buckinghamshire New 264 3.64 46 77.5
63 57 Derby 226 3.61 50 77.0

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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