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University Subject Tables 2012

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    Physics & Astronomy
  • Year

    2012
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Physics & Astronomy

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 595 4.14 2.85 82 100.0
2 2 Oxford 570 4.10 2.65 86 99.3
3 3 St Andrews 505 4.16 2.85 86 99.2
4 5 Durham 555 4.05 2.75 82 98.4
5 3 Imperial College London 549 3.86 2.75 84 98.1
6 8 Lancaster 444 4.25 2.90 78 96.7
7 7 Birmingham 490 4.37 2.70 76 96.7
8 19 Bristol 510 4.07 2.65 80 96.7
9 20 Sussex 426 4.22 2.70 84 96.6
10 11 Nottingham 456 4.17 2.85 78 96.4
11 9 Warwick 517 4.14 2.60 78 96.4
12 6 Glasgow 401 4.11 2.75 84 96.0
13 18 Bath 461 4.09 2.85 76 95.8
14 27 King's College London 460 4.22 2.55 80 95.7
15 11 Surrey 437 4.11 2.55 82 95.3
16 15 Manchester 499 4.12 2.60 74 95.1
17 10 Southampton 452 4.02 2.65 78 94.9
18 13 Edinburgh 454 3.95 2.80 74 94.5
19 13 University College London 465 3.90 2.75 74 94.3
20 16 Sheffield 440 4.13 2.75 72 94.2
21 24 York 401 4.14 2.60 78 94.0
22 21 Exeter 475 4.06 2.70 70 93.9
23 22 Leeds 458 4.09 2.55 72 93.5
24 23 Liverpool 424 4.11 2.65 72 93.3
25 29 Nottingham Trent 269 4.23 2.65 84 93.2
26 26 Leicester 408 3.92 2.55 78 93.2
27 17 Queen's, Belfast 406 4.18 2.50 74 92.9
28 32 Loughborough 383 4.22 2.45 76 92.8
29 25 Royal Holloway 374 4.25 2.55 72 92.3
30 38 Hertfordshire 293 4.21 2.60 76 91.7
31 39 Salford 316 4.20 2.45 76 91.4
32 27 Heriot-Watt 342 3.76 2.65 76 91.3
33 34 Strathclyde 344 3.99 2.35 76 90.8
34 29 Kent 329 4.31 2.53 66 90.2
35 35 Liverpool John Moores 3.79 2.40 90.2
36 29 Cardiff 411 3.98 2.35 66 89.9
37 36 Swansea 301 3.86 2.55 72 89.5
38 37 Brighton 3.80 2.30 89.3
39 32 Central Lancashire 280 4.07 2.30 88.2
40 43 Keele 287 4.06 2.25 70 88.1
41 41 Dundee 315 3.66 2.30 87.2
42 45 Queen Mary 370 4.07 2.50 46 85.6
43 40 Hull 329 4.19 64 84.6
44 42 Aberdeen 327 3.98 84.2
45 44 Aberystwyth 272 3.99 1.95 52 82.2
46 - West of Scotland 253 1.80 80.2

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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