University Subject Tables 2012

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    Business Studies
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Business Studies

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.

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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 - Oxford 560 2.95 89 100.0
8 7 St Andrews 522 4.09 2.65 71 89.8
4 5 Warwick 490 4.00 2.95 83 92.3
6 4 London School of Economics 487 3.79 2.95 85 91.5
3 2 Imperial College London 479 3.20 66 93.2
5 3 Bath 471 3.98 2.95 86 92.2
9 11 King's College London 465 3.89 2.95 74 89.4
13 13 Exeter 455 4.09 2.65 70 87.8
33 38 University College London 451 4.03 82.8
14 13 Durham 431 3.95 2.65 72 86.7
10 6 Loughborough 428 4.22 2.70 75 88.9
31 30 Edinburgh 423 3.71 2.45 66 83.0
15 12 Leeds 420 3.71 2.85 74 86.6
16 16 Strathclyde 419 3.95 2.85 67 86.6
7 8 Lancaster 418 3.97 2.95 83 90.2
24 17 Southampton 415 3.87 2.60 61 83.5
11 9 Nottingham 410 3.93 2.85 81 88.8
20 18 Manchester 408 3.71 2.85 67 85.0
21 20 Birmingham 407 3.63 2.65 71 84.2
19 9 City 402 3.90 2.60 73 85.6
22 29 Glasgow 394 4.00 2.50 66 84.1
12 31 York 394 2.45 79 87.8
17 15 Aston 388 3.85 2.70 75 85.9
32 26 Royal Holloway 387 3.80 2.65 62 82.9
27 20 Newcastle 384 3.61 2.50 75 83.4
26 27 Reading 383 3.77 2.50 71 83.5
23 36 SOAS 382 2.35 83.9
25 19 Sheffield 382 3.78 2.70 65 83.5
18 22 Cardiff 377 3.82 3.00 68 85.8
34 32 Liverpool 375 3.86 2.45 66 82.5
29 25 Surrey 374 3.66 2.50 74 83.2
28 24 Leicester 368 3.69 2.55 73 83.3
42 40 Queen Mary 364 3.74 2.60 52 79.8
39 34 Queen's, Belfast 357 3.94 2.65 54 81.3
30 23 Sussex 356 3.70 2.45 77 83.2
35 37 Heriot-Watt 344 3.95 2.40 69 82.5
50 49 Brunel 341 3.58 2.35 59 78.3
41 35 East Anglia 339 3.91 2.45 60 80.7
40 33 Aberdeen 326 4.06 2.25 66 81.1
52 47 Oxford Brookes 321 3.87 1.95 63 77.8
49 40 Bournemouth 316 3.85 1.95 67 78.3
53 48 Dundee 316 3.69 2.25 77.7
54 54 Northumbria 315 3.84 1.80 68 77.5
62 49 Swansea 312 3.68 2.35 51 76.5
48 45 Stirling 306 3.90 2.30 57 78.4
89 79 Glasgow Caledonian 295 3.78 1.95 41 72.5
36 28 Kent 293 4.07 2.50 70 82.4
92 96 Coventry 292 3.85 1.70 46 72.4
71 85 Glamorgan 290 3.93 1.85 55 75.2
64 60 Sheffield Hallam 285 3.85 1.90 63 76.4
44 42 Nottingham Trent 280 3.74 2.15 75 79.3
51 52 Essex 280 3.76 2.60 54 78.0
46 42 Hull 278 3.90 2.35 64 79.1
65 62 Plymouth 276 3.75 2.05 62 76.3
56 73 Aberystwyth 275 3.89 1.95 64 76.9
60 53 Brighton 275 3.83 2.30 54 76.6
79 57 Bath Spa 274 3.88 47 73.6
66 63 Lincoln 273 4.11 1.70 62 76.2
47 42 Keele 273 3.81 2.30 66 78.7
43 39 Robert Gordon 273 3.91 2.10 75 79.7
58 82 Trinity Saint David 272 3.90 63 76.6
69 63 Portsmouth 272 3.91 2.10 55 76.0
63 66 Royal Agricultural College 270 3.96 61 76.5
86 89 Westminster 269 3.60 2.00 51 73.0
72 71 Salford 268 3.68 2.25 53 75.2
57 68 Edinburgh Napier 267 3.82 1.70 74 76.7
70 57 West of England, Bristol 267 3.69 2.15 60 75.9
77 73 Winchester 263 3.92 50 74.1
90 90 Leeds Metropolitan 262 3.46 1.80 59 72.4
76 81 Southampton Solent 261 3.81 54 74.1
73 69 Chester 259 3.73 60 74.8
38 - Buckingham 257 4.22 82 81.4
93 92 Gloucestershire 255 3.75 1.40 63 72.4
85 65 Worcester 255 3.79 49 73.0
75 60 York St John 255 3.87 54 74.3
68 67 Manchester Metropolitan 254 3.69 2.20 61 76.0
110 104 Liverpool John Moores 254 3.71 1.45 44 68.9
67 56 Central Lancashire 253 3.90 1.95 63 76.1
59 76 Huddersfield 252 3.79 69 76.6
91 78 University of Wales, Newport 252 4.17 35 72.4
45 45 Bangor 252 3.70 2.75 62 79.2
87 99 Leeds Trinity 251 3.85 46 72.6
74 69 Ulster 250 3.85 2.25 47 74.4
102 86 Teesside 243 3.63 1.90 45 70.8
104 - West of Scotland 242 1.85 47 70.0
88 83 Sunderland 241 3.86 47 72.6
118 115 Queen Margaret 241 1.25 40 63.8
55 55 De Montfort 236 4.08 2.25 59 77.5
61 59 Bradford 236 3.89 2.50 52 76.6
99 103 Chichester 233 4.00 37 71.3
97 95 Birmingham City 231 3.65 1.65 58 71.6
101 88 Cumbria 230 3.75 43 71.0
95 94 Glyndwr 230 3.76 49 72.1
106 102 UWIC, Cardiff 230 3.68 1.35 57 69.9
81 72 Hertfordshire 228 3.78 2.15 50 73.5
100 90 Anglia Ruskin 225 3.59 50 71.3
84 80 University College Birmingham 224 3.90 51 73.1
108 100 Northampton 223 3.92 1.55 44 69.6
80 75 Staffordshire 222 3.77 1.95 57 73.5
82 76 Kingston 222 3.71 2.45 44 73.5
78 86 St Mary's 220 4.04 52 73.9
117 114 London Metropolitan 217 3.39 1.55 38 65.6
94 84 Canterbury Christ Church 214 3.75 52 72.2
107 97 Derby 212 3.68 41 69.7
105 108 East London 211 3.76 40 70.0
109 106 West London 208 3.76 37 69.3
98 97 Roehampton 208 3.92 44 71.4
83 101 Edge Hill 206 3.89 54 73.1
114 113 Abertay Dundee 197 1.55 54 67.9
96 93 Greenwich 194 4.14 1.75 49 72.1
115 110 Buckinghamshire New 181 3.66 1.70 43 67.8
113 111 London South Bank 176 3.91 1.65 40 68.2
111 112 Bolton 172 3.89 1.35 51 68.3
103 107 Middlesex 171 3.81 2.15 39 70.0
116 109 Bedfordshire 141 3.79 1.70 45 67.7
2 1 Cambridge 3.05 81 95.2
37 49 Harper Adams 3.87 82 81.9
112 104 Arts University College at Bournemouth 3.96 1.20 68.3

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.

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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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