University Subject Tables 2011

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    Sociology
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    2011
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Sociology

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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2011 2010
1 1 Cambridge 502 4.16 2.65 74 100.0
2 3 Warwick 389 4.06 2.70 72 96.2
3 2 Bath 375 3.91 3.10 70 96.1
3 8 London School of Economics 426 3.82 2.40 76 96.1
5 4 Durham 406 3.90 2.65 64 94.5
6 13 Edinburgh 406 4.00 2.75 56 93.7
7 6 Surrey 350 4.12 2.75 60 93.3
8 5 Bristol 372 3.70 2.40 70 93.0
9 9 Leeds 363 3.89 2.95 56 92.7
10 20 Leicester 4.05 2.10 70 92.3
10 11 Sussex 348 3.96 2.55 62 92.3
12 17 Essex 317 4.01 2.85 60 92.2
13 21 Exeter 359 4.08 2.70 54 92.1
13 15 Lancaster 355 4.02 2.80 54 92.1
13 30 York 334 4.03 2.85 56 92.1
16 6 Loughborough 338 3.88 2.40 66 92.0
16 25 Southampton 373 4.02 2.83 50 92.0
18 10 SOAS 3.70 2.95 91.2
19 15 Stirling 305 4.00 2.60 60 91.0
20 17 Bolton 4.25 2.25 90.9
21 26 Nottingham 337 3.78 2.50 60 90.8
22 12 Sheffield 344 3.82 2.80 52 90.7
23 23 Strathclyde 352 4.07 1.95 60 90.6
24 26 Birmingham 358 4.01 1.95 60 90.5
25 23 Cardiff 350 3.75 2.70 52 90.3
26 29 Goldsmiths College 265 3.97 2.85 58 90.2
27 13 Glasgow 372 4.08 2.25 48 90.0
28 30 Kent 277 3.86 2.95 54 89.7
28 22 Newcastle 348 3.98 2.50 48 89.7
30 40 Keele 305 3.70 2.75 56 89.6
31 19 Aberdeen 327 4.17 2.60 42 89.1
31 32 Queen's, Belfast 340 3.81 2.60 48 89.1
33 38 Northumbria 280 4.00 2.20 58 88.7
34 32 Brunel 295 3.74 2.45 56 88.6
34 28 Manchester 377 3.47 2.85 42 88.6
36 34 Aston 338 3.65 1.85 58 88.0
37 35 Portsmouth 285 4.04 2.40 48 87.8
38 39 Liverpool 346 3.96 1.95 46 87.5
38 42 Oxford Brookes 324 3.99 2.01 48 87.5
40 52 East Anglia 319 4.19 56 87.3
40 50 Edinburgh Napier 260 4.13 1.55 62 87.3
42 42 City 284 3.68 2.30 54 87.2
43 61 Salford 244 3.77 2.45 54 86.9
44 36 Glasgow Caledonian 305 4.10 2.15 42 86.7
45 49 Bangor 263 3.95 2.20 48 86.2
46 44 Robert Gordon 245 4.04 1.40 62 86.0
47 53 Brighton 290 3.69 2.21 46 85.7
48 57 Birmingham City 228 3.96 2.15 50 85.4
49 51 Nottingham Trent 246 3.83 64 85.3
50 37 Bedfordshire 182 3.95 2.50 50 85.2
50 58 Staffordshire 222 3.92 1.85 56 85.2
52 55 Lincoln 255 4.10 56 85.1
52 65 Plymouth 265 3.78 2.15 46 85.1
52 48 Teesside 241 3.95 1.95 50 85.1
55 53 Chester 249 3.80 62 84.9
55 47 Ulster 243 4.06 2.65 34 84.9
57 61 Central Lancashire 235 4.03 58 84.6
57 45 Worcester 229 3.77 64 84.6
59 46 East London 171 3.98 2.20 50 84.0
59 66 Manchester Metropolitan 244 3.85 2.15 42 84.0
61 81 Glamorgan 233 3.74 60 83.9
62 69 Greenwich 222 3.81 1.85 50 83.8
63 63 Hull 260 4.05 48 83.6
64 67 Huddersfield 207 4.04 1.70 83.1
65 55 Bath Spa 244 4.10 46 83.0
66 68 Canterbury Christ Church 212 4.01 50 82.5
67 71 Kingston 218 3.72 1.70 46 82.1
68 77 Coventry 267 3.83 42 82.0
69 59 St Mary's 204 4.03 48 81.9
69 74 Sheffield Hallam 245 3.69 48 81.9
71 83 Northampton 252 4.01 40 81.8
72 70 Roehampton 218 3.66 2.05 38 81.6
73 60 Edge Hill 236 3.78 81.2
74 72 London South Bank 194 3.75 50 81.0
75 78 West of England, Bristol 264 3.77 1.65 32 80.9
76 81 Westminster 226 3.84 42 80.8
77 - Anglia Ruskin 246 3.59 42 80.5
77 80 Buckinghamshire New 216 3.83 42 80.5
79 79 Gloucestershire 254 4.09 30 80.4
79 86 Leeds Metropolitan 243 3.90 36 80.4
81 89 Middlesex 176 3.80 48 80.3
82 84 Bradford 213 3.88 38 79.9
82 91 Derby 242 3.94 32 79.9
84 - London Metropolitan 190 3.76 42 79.5
84 84 Sunderland 199 3.68 1.45 40 79.5
86 74 Abertay Dundee 225 42 79.2
87 88 Liverpool John Moores 207 3.93 34 79.1
88 89 Cumbria 228 3.74 32 78.7
89 87 UWIC, Cardiff 241 3.21 24 75.6

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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