University Subject Tables 2011

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    English
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English

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.

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.

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

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2011 2010
6 4 York 472 4.02 3.15 72 96.7
13 13 Edinburgh 446 3.88 3.05 64 93.6
15 11 Queen Mary 374 4.21 3.05 66 93.4
25 32 Manchester 428 3.70 3.05 60 91.7
1 3 Oxford 521 3.00 69 100.0
9 9 Exeter 429 4.23 3.00 66 94.7
11 12 Nottingham 446 3.94 3.00 65 93.9
4 1 Cambridge 513 4.19 2.95 69 97.1
5 7 Warwick 471 4.09 2.95 76 97.0
8 8 St Andrews 469 4.30 2.95 64 95.4
11 10 Leeds 442 4.09 2.95 64 93.9
22 14 Glasgow 400 4.08 2.95 61 92.2
37 41 De Montfort 262 4.02 2.95 63 89.0
17 14 Newcastle 444 3.93 2.90 62 92.8
19 22 Liverpool 433 3.95 2.90 61 92.5
30 30 Aberdeen 346 4.14 2.90 58 90.4
35 35 Queen's, Belfast 371 3.80 2.90 56 89.4
2 1 University College London 486 4.31 2.85 82 99.0
7 6 Bristol 463 3.83 2.85 76 95.5
22 17 Royal Holloway 417 3.88 2.85 64 92.2
25 20 Cardiff 423 3.93 2.85 60 91.7
28 24 Kent 337 4.13 2.85 65 91.3
3 5 Durham 509 4.21 2.80 73 97.3
10 18 King's College London 448 3.84 2.80 72 94.2
13 14 Sheffield 438 3.97 2.80 68 93.6
20 22 Southampton 418 4.13 2.80 61 92.4
24 20 East Anglia 406 4.11 2.80 61 92.0
28 26 Birmingham 421 3.71 2.80 63 91.3
33 41 Reading 365 4.07 2.80 54 89.5
16 18 Leicester 381 4.29 2.70 68 93.0
18 26 Sussex 403 3.94 2.70 70 92.7
21 33 Lancaster 405 4.09 2.70 65 92.3
44 - Anglia Ruskin 273 3.96 2.70 60 87.5
36 34 Goldsmiths College 360 3.95 2.65 58 89.1
39 40 Essex 320 4.03 2.60 61 88.8
57 60 Swansea 310 3.93 2.60 46 85.3
31 30 Hull 332 4.02 2.55 68 90.3
37 28 Stirling 319 4.19 2.55 60 89.0
40 29 Keele 316 3.99 2.55 62 88.6
57 56 Bangor 301 4.05 2.55 46 85.3
25 24 Loughborough 370 4.29 2.50 66 91.7
33 39 Strathclyde 369 3.92 2.50 62 89.5
42 44 Nottingham Trent 280 4.11 2.50 61 87.7
43 43 Brunel 303 3.86 2.50 62 87.6
45 36 Dundee 352 4.16 2.45 49 87.2
46 50 Aberystwyth 312 4.02 2.45 54 86.7
41 37 Oxford Brookes 333 3.97 2.40 59 87.8
52 55 Hertfordshire 271 3.97 2.40 57 85.9
55 48 Sunderland 237 4.30 2.40 53 85.4
60 48 Kingston 261 3.90 2.40 56 85.1
63 58 Portsmouth 295 4.12 2.40 44 84.5
92 84 Glamorgan 255 4.06 2.40 33 81.1
69 65 Salford 282 3.93 2.35 46 83.7
72 64 Manchester Metropolitan 303 3.82 2.35 42 83.0
48 47 Roehampton 291 4.05 2.30 57 86.3
53 85 Winchester 277 4.18 2.25 54 85.7
66 44 Middlesex 196 3.89 2.25 62 84.1
83 73 Ulster 257 4.13 2.25 41 82.4
61 72 Sheffield Hallam 311 3.91 2.20 50 84.6
67 50 West of England, Bristol 290 4.08 2.20 46 83.9
72 56 Brighton 299 3.72 2.20 47 83.0
48 50 Bath Spa 305 3.93 2.15 60 86.3
85 73 Gloucestershire 257 4.01 2.15 44 82.3
51 58 Northumbria 319 4.03 2.10 57 86.2
75 68 Bedfordshire 187 4.19 2.10 54 82.9
96 86 Liverpool John Moores 256 4.08 2.10 34 80.4
61 50 Birmingham City 261 3.58 2.05 66 84.6
75 78 Plymouth 300 3.89 2.05 46 82.9
55 68 Huddersfield 307 4.08 1.95 56 85.4
77 62 Edinburgh Napier 283 1.95 82.8
97 94 Chichester 298 4.30 1.95 26 80.2
48 61 Chester 298 4.39 1.90 57 86.3
54 - Leeds Trinity 246 3.94 1.90 68 85.5
65 54 Central Lancashire 275 3.94 1.90 58 84.2
78 75 Staffordshire 243 3.63 1.85 61 82.7
80 66 Worcester 276 3.93 1.85 50 82.5
92 89 Northampton 258 4.05 1.85 43 81.1
71 70 Westminster 265 3.95 1.80 56 83.3
83 82 Greenwich 249 3.97 1.70 55 82.4
86 79 St Mary's 236 4.17 1.70 51 82.0
91 67 Coventry 280 3.65 1.70 81.2
80 80 Edge Hill 254 3.97 1.65 56 82.5
32 37 Bishop Grosseteste 241 1.60 91 89.6
72 75 Lampeter 284 3.99 1.60 55 83.0
95 91 Canterbury Christ Church 268 4.01 1.60 45 80.7
47 46 Cumbria 276 4.11 1.45 75 86.6
88 70 Bolton 236 4.00 1.40 58 81.7
90 81 York St John 281 3.96 1.30 54 81.5
99 78 Plymouth St Mark and St John 241 4.03 1.00 52 79.3
59 63 Newman 251 3.76 78 85.2
63 88 Lincoln 290 4.13 62 84.5
67 - Surrey 371 3.82 83.9
70 - Aston 341 3.95 83.5
79 94 Leeds Metropolitan 268 3.70 63 82.6
80 90 Falmouth 298 4.17 50 82.5
87 93 Teesside 241 4.27 52 81.8
89 - Glyndwr 4.26 47 81.6
92 91 University of Wales, Newport 214 4.15 54 81.1
98 - Bradford 246 3.90 80.1
100 - UWIC, Cardiff 273 3.48 78.9
101 - East London 182 3.98 78.3
102 96 Derby 214 3.84 44 78.0
103 - London Metropolitan 228 3.56 46 77.7

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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