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University Subject Tables 2013

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    Accounting & Finance
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Accounting & Finance

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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2013 2012
1 3 London School of Economics 508 4.05 2.95 86 100.0
2 1 Bath 474 4.19 2.95 88 99.8
3 2 Warwick 482 4.15 2.95 80 98.0
4 5 Strathclyde 498 4.24 2.85 76 97.6
5 6 Loughborough 450 4.32 2.70 86 97.3
6 13 Glasgow 479 4.44 2.35 82 96.0
7 8 Leeds 439 4.05 2.85 80 94.7
8 7 Exeter 464 4.10 2.60 80 94.5
9 4 Lancaster 379 4.07 2.95 86 94.3
10 12 Newcastle 440 4.05 2.50 82 93.0
11 11 City 424 4.22 2.60 76 92.5
12 10 Bristol 439 4.20 2.55 74 92.2
13 14 Cardiff 421 3.84 3.00 74 92.2
14 16 Durham 402 4.05 2.65 80 91.8
15 18 Edinburgh 452 3.95 2.45 78 91.6
16 9 Nottingham 398 3.87 2.85 78 91.4
17 - Aston 403 3.89 2.70 78 90.7
18 17 Southampton 438 3.85 2.60 72 89.9
19 15 Reading 401 3.93 2.50 76 89.1
20 19 Kent 372 3.98 2.57 78 89.0
21 20 Manchester 422 3.84 2.85 64 88.8
22 21 Robert Gordon 366 4.13 1.90 90 88.1
23 25 Surrey 391 3.98 2.50 87.4
24 27 Brunel 335 4.18 2.65 68 86.6
25 23 Sheffield 400 3.87 2.70 60 86.1
26 29 Heriot-Watt 362 4.01 2.40 70 85.6
27 24 Stirling 374 4.16 2.35 64 85.3
28 30 Aberdeen 393 3.82 2.25 66 83.9
29 28 Essex 331 3.91 2.60 58 82.1
30 26 Dundee 345 3.96 2.25 60 81.2
31 53 Queen's, Belfast 421 3.68 74 80.4
32 34 De Montfort 287 4.26 2.25 58 79.9
33 33 Bangor 310 4.07 2.75 44 79.7
34 36 Huddersfield 304 3.93 2.05 66 79.3
35 38 Portsmouth 299 4.08 2.10 62 79.3
36 32 Ulster 302 4.00 2.25 58 79.0
37 35 Keele 296 3.81 2.30 62 78.9
38 31 Northumbria 320 4.02 1.80 66 78.9
39 37 West of England, Bristol 283 3.86 2.25 64 78.7
40 46 Manchester Metropolitan 280 3.98 2.20 62 78.5
41 22 Liverpool 3.85 2.45 48 77.9
42 42 Oxford Brookes 315 4.02 1.95 58 77.7
43 55 Birmingham 409 3.80 62 77.6
44 40 Sheffield Hallam 293 3.97 1.90 62 77.0
45 43 Brighton 264 4.04 2.30 54 76.9
46 59 Queen Mary 396 3.98 56 76.7
47 45 Salford 263 4.22 2.25 48 76.1
48 54 East Anglia 357 4.00 60 76.0
49 51 Birmingham City 271 4.30 1.65 60 75.9
50 61 Edinburgh Napier 293 4.12 68 75.8
51 48 Plymouth 281 3.90 2.05 56 75.6
52 58 Lincoln 301 4.49 56 75.4
53 39 Aberystwyth 264 4.31 1.95 50 75.2
54 47 Glasgow Caledonian 359 3.73 1.80 50 75.0
55 41 Westminster 295 3.68 2.00 74.7
56 74 Swansea 329 3.78 64 74.4
57 44 Bournemouth 297 3.54 1.95 58 74.0
58 60 Hull 329 4.07 54 73.7
59 52 Greenwich 252 4.20 1.75 54 73.7
60 50 Hertfordshire 280 3.85 2.15 46 73.5
61 65 Glamorgan 257 4.17 60 72.5
62 49 Leeds Metropolitan 252 4.02 1.80 52 72.4
63 67 Coventry 275 4.07 58 72.2
64 - Sussex 353 3.62 72.1
65 64 Bradford 284 3.95 56 71.4
66 72 Kingston 318 4.08 46 71.4
67 83 Chester 299 3.92 71.1
68 63 Nottingham Trent 292 3.75 58 71.1
69 66 Gloucestershire 286 3.86 54 70.5
70 70 Central Lancashire 312 3.82 48 70.0
71 56 Liverpool John Moores 276 3.93 1.45 46 69.2
72 68 Staffordshire 226 3.74 62 69.0
73 57 Bolton 225 4.16 1.35 68.6
74 - Chichester 239 3.99 68.1
75 78 Derby 272 3.87 46 68.0
76 69 Northampton 217 3.92 54 67.7
77 76 Cardiff Metropolitan 253 4.29 36 67.3
78 - Worcester 251 3.78 67.2
79 71 Southampton Solent 213 4.04 46 66.4
80 77 University of Wales, Newport 223 4.19 40 66.2
81 84 East London 182 3.96 52 65.9
82 62 West of Scotland 298 3.79 1.95 18 65.9
83 80 West London 193 4.39 38 65.6
84 75 Anglia Ruskin 213 3.78 64.8
85 82 Canterbury Christ Church 200 3.71 46 63.8
86 73 Middlesex 211 3.93 38 63.7
87 85 London South Bank 188 4.07 38 63.4
88 79 London Metropolitan 205 3.87 36 62.5
89 87 Buckinghamshire New 152 3.86 61.8
90 81 Edge Hill 243 4.04 18 60.9
91 86 Bedfordshire 172 3.92 20 57.5

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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