University Subject Tables 2011

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    Economics
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    2011
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Economics

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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2011 2010
2 3 London School of Economics 556 3.73 3.55 90 96.6
5 4 University College London 495 3.82 3.50 86 94.3
1 1 Oxford 542 3.35 88 100.0
4 4 Warwick 518 3.85 3.35 88 94.9
22 20 Essex 319 3.91 3.35 74 86.8
8 8 Nottingham 478 3.83 3.15 84 92.1
10 9 Bristol 451 3.71 3.15 82 90.4
36 22 Queen Mary 364 3.66 3.15 60 83.2
3 2 Cambridge 561 3.93 3.05 88 95.3
26 32 Manchester 419 3.62 3.05 70 86.2
11 12 Southampton 425 3.81 3.00 80 89.2
15 18 Glasgow 418 3.87 3.00 74 88.0
15 17 Royal Holloway 386 3.79 3.00 80 88.0
31 31 Cardiff 401 3.79 3.00 64 85.1
7 10 Bath 483 3.86 2.95 88 92.5
12 11 Edinburgh 446 3.65 2.95 80 88.8
12 13 Exeter 426 4.03 2.95 74 88.8
20 19 Lancaster 417 3.80 2.95 74 87.5
23 27 Kent 318 4.27 2.90 74 86.7
29 24 Leicester 347 3.99 2.90 70 85.4
14 15 York 440 4.05 2.87 70 88.1
15 38 Leeds 427 3.75 2.85 78 88.0
27 24 Strathclyde 407 4.00 2.85 66 86.1
33 34 Aberdeen 338 4.01 2.85 66 84.3
19 16 Surrey 363 4.27 2.80 74 87.6
25 22 Sheffield 379 3.98 2.80 72 86.3
18 13 Birmingham 412 4.05 2.75 74 87.8
29 30 East Anglia 368 4.16 2.75 66 85.4
33 36 Swansea 271 4.13 2.75 74 84.3
35 43 Stirling 312 3.95 2.75 72 84.2
9 6 St Andrews 462 4.00 2.70 88 91.6
24 28 Sussex 359 3.93 2.70 78 86.4
6 7 Durham 505 3.90 2.65 90 92.6
37 37 City 355 3.58 2.65 70 82.8
48 38 Brunel 308 3.53 2.65 58 78.8
21 20 Newcastle 410 3.88 2.50 80 87.2
28 24 Loughborough 395 3.93 2.45 74 85.6
32 28 Liverpool 389 3.89 2.45 72 84.8
53 42 Dundee 317 3.77 2.45 52 78.1
38 33 Heriot-Watt 307 3.66 2.40 78 82.6
44 35 Keele 287 3.68 2.30 72 80.5
52 46 Brighton 259 3.72 2.30 78.4
42 48 Ulster 254 3.90 2.25 76 81.3
67 - London Metropolitan 207 3.72 2.25 42 72.1
41 44 West of England, Bristol 265 4.37 2.15 68 81.7
61 58 Hertfordshire 203 3.88 2.15 54 74.8
46 50 Portsmouth 265 3.87 2.10 68 79.2
55 60 Plymouth 275 3.80 2.05 60 77.3
62 64 Salford 263 3.60 2.00 52 74.2
65 63 Kingston 195 3.78 2.00 52 73.2
45 48 Oxford Brookes 300 4.04 1.95 68 80.4
47 55 Staffordshire 3.74 1.95 78.9
48 52 Aberystwyth 270 4.06 1.95 64 78.8
39 - Robert Gordon 4.12 1.90 82.0
43 44 Northumbria 3.80 1.80 74 80.9
60 67 Greenwich 295 4.27 1.75 42 75.1
63 57 Manchester Metropolitan 256 3.75 1.70 54 74.0
58 61 Birmingham City 3.69 1.65 76.2
69 62 Liverpool John Moores 243 3.87 1.45 42 70.7
40 40 SOAS 421 3.75 76 81.9
48 51 Coventry 262 4.20 72 78.8
51 41 Hull 266 3.83 78 78.5
54 53 Reading 358 3.76 64 77.7
56 53 Queen's, Belfast 354 3.71 62 77.0
57 47 Nottingham Trent 251 4.02 66 76.5
59 - Central Lancashire 291 3.90 76.1
64 59 Leeds Metropolitan 270 3.65 58 73.6
66 64 Bradford 231 3.92 54 72.9
68 55 Middlesex 201 3.54 56 70.8
70 66 East London 180 3.97 40 68.9

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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