University Subject Tables 2011

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    Law
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    2011
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Law

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
4 4 London School of Economics 488 3.91 3.10 88 95.7
3 1 University College London 498 3.99 3.05 92 96.8
1 2 Oxford 530 3.00 87 100.0
5 5 Nottingham 474 4.09 2.90 84 94.4
6 7 Durham 496 3.87 2.90 82 93.8
29 23 Kent 340 3.97 2.85 79 89.4
2 3 Cambridge 542 4.32 2.80 89 97.5
27 19 Queen's, Belfast 418 3.63 2.80 78 89.8
34 21 Cardiff 411 3.77 2.80 72 88.9
10 10 Edinburgh 456 3.56 2.75 88 92.4
7 15 Queen Mary 423 4.19 2.70 85 92.9
26 30 Reading 395 4.00 2.70 78 90.1
12 13 Strathclyde 434 3.72 2.65 87 91.8
15 12 Birmingham 428 4.11 2.65 79 91.3
55 55 Ulster 307 3.90 2.65 53 82.4
8 9 Bristol 483 3.87 2.60 84 92.7
8 6 Glasgow 456 3.88 2.60 87 92.7
21 23 Sussex 368 4.06 2.60 84 90.5
13 8 King's College London 462 3.89 2.55 82 91.6
15 13 Dundee 386 4.35 2.55 82 91.3
24 27 Leeds 431 3.94 2.55 78 90.2
17 16 Southampton 438 4.13 2.50 79 91.1
20 22 Manchester 455 3.63 2.50 83 90.6
28 25 Sheffield 418 3.75 2.50 81 89.7
29 35 Brunel 365 3.94 2.45 84 89.4
32 19 Liverpool 422 3.89 2.45 77 89.3
37 35 Keele 316 3.78 2.45 82 87.3
39 41 Essex 340 3.78 2.45 72 85.9
41 43 Swansea 321 3.86 2.45 72 85.7
18 34 Lancaster 415 3.92 2.40 87 91.0
19 17 Warwick 469 3.90 2.40 80 90.9
36 39 Oxford Brookes 335 3.86 2.40 80 87.4
24 29 SOAS 413 4.06 2.35 82 90.2
29 32 Hull 351 3.96 2.35 87 89.4
22 25 Exeter 426 4.14 2.30 80 90.3
14 18 Newcastle 446 4.32 2.25 81 91.4
33 30 East Anglia 393 4.15 2.25 79 89.1
11 11 Aberdeen 404 4.14 2.20 93 91.9
22 27 Leicester 388 4.20 2.20 86 90.3
50 50 Westminster 305 3.57 2.20 72 83.3
64 59 East London 171 3.90 2.20 72 81.1
43 44 Manchester Metropolitan 312 3.71 2.15 78 85.0
49 42 Stirling 333 4.17 2.15 60 83.4
56 53 Hertfordshire 241 4.08 2.15 67 82.3
35 38 Surrey 378 3.78 2.10 86 88.3
40 37 City 358 3.67 2.10 78 85.8
47 46 Portsmouth 292 3.97 2.10 72 84.0
42 44 Aberystwyth 294 3.94 2.05 79 85.1
70 68 Abertay Dundee 228 2.00 79.9
51 57 De Montfort 237 3.98 1.85 78 82.9
51 46 West of England, Bristol 302 3.85 1.80 73 82.9
54 49 Salford 329 3.67 1.75 82.5
43 40 Nottingham Trent 309 3.94 1.70 83 85.0
77 61 Middlesex 194 3.60 1.65 70 78.2
48 50 Central Lancashire 272 4.01 1.60 81 83.5
57 63 Glamorgan 270 3.91 1.60 76 82.1
60 63 Lincoln 273 4.19 1.60 70 81.9
87 - London Metropolitan 222 3.53 1.55 55 75.2
38 33 Robert Gordon 315 3.94 1.50 92 86.2
61 53 Glasgow Caledonian 373 3.83 1.50 65 81.8
71 58 Kingston 269 3.61 1.50 70 79.5
53 63 Greenwich 271 4.52 1.40 72 82.7
73 72 Sheffield Hallam 278 3.72 1.40 67 79.1
66 60 Sunderland 244 4.69 1.30 65 80.7
66 66 Bournemouth 309 3.95 1.25 70 80.7
74 77 Coventry 281 3.88 1.15 68 78.9
62 48 Edinburgh Napier 308 3.78 1.10 79 81.3
83 81 Southampton Solent 239 3.71 0.85 68 76.2
45 56 Buckingham 302 4.32 81 84.4
46 52 Northumbria 349 3.84 83 84.3
57 70 Chester 295 3.93 77 82.1
59 73 Huddersfield 284 3.87 79 82.0
63 69 Teesside 290 4.32 67 81.2
65 71 Gloucestershire 259 4.07 73 80.8
66 75 Staffordshire 240 3.87 78 80.7
69 80 Buckinghamshire New 229 3.88 77 80.3
72 76 Birmingham City 250 3.55 76 79.4
74 67 Derby 250 4.27 61 78.9
76 74 Leeds Metropolitan 277 3.62 68 78.7
77 - Anglia Ruskin 265 3.74 65 78.2
79 62 Bangor 258 3.70 66 78.1
80 78 Liverpool John Moores 256 4.03 58 77.6
81 83 Plymouth 271 3.75 60 77.4
82 82 Brighton 278 63 76.8
83 86 Edge Hill 237 4.16 51 76.2
85 - Bolton 175 3.82 76.0
86 88 London South Bank 199 3.62 63 75.8
88 84 Bedfordshire 200 3.89 55 75.1
89 85 Thames Valley 173 3.70 59 74.6
90 87 Northampton 231 3.87 47 74.2
91 90 Canterbury Christ Church 237 3.95 41 73.4
92 89 Bradford 250 3.98 38 73.2

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.

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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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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