University Subject Tables 2015

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    Architecture
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    2015
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Architecture

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 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.

Maximum score: 100

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

Maximum score: 1000.0

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2015 2014
1 1 Bath 577 4.45 2.90 86 100.0
2 2 Cambridge 571 4.20 3.10 82 98.9
3 4 Edinburgh 527 3.73 2.90 90 97.0
4 3 University College London 499 3.77 3.05 88 96.5
5 5 Newcastle 436 4.20 2.70 90 95.4
6 7 Sheffield 510 4.26 2.98 74 95.4
7 6 Cardiff 494 4.04 2.75 80 94.6
8 12 Nottingham 487 3.85 2.35 84 93.3
9 9 Liverpool 429 3.91 3.00 74 92.1
10 13 Northumbria 381 4.48 2.45 80 92.0
11 11 Strathclyde 435 3.95 2.25 84 91.8
12 8 Manchester School of Architecture 438 4.15 2.39 78 91.8
13 14 West of England, Bristol 353 4.37 2.30 78 89.9
14 20 Dundee 458 3.67 2.10 76 89.4
15 10 Oxford Brookes 432 3.96 2.20 72 89.2
16 16 De Montfort 312 3.80 2.70 82 89.1
17 27 Robert Gordon 416 3.92 2.05 74 88.5
18 23 London Metropolitan 348 3.94 2.10 80 88.1
19 17 Edinburgh Napier 345 4.31 2.20 88.1
20 21 Liverpool John Moores 345 4.02 2.70 68 87.9
21 15 Brighton 352 4.00 2.74 66 87.8
22 - South Wales 3.72 2.40 87.8
23 22 Lincoln 365 3.71 2.00 76 86.6
24 19 Kent 390 3.79 84 86.4
25 18 Westminster 356 4.01 2.70 58 86.2
26 29 Sheffield Hallam 359 4.16 2.25 62 86.0
27 24 Glyndwr 4.23 76 85.5
28 30 Queen's, Belfast 394 4.55 66 85.4
29 40 Central Lancashire 365 4.09 2.20 54 84.2
30 47 University of the Arts, London 346 3.92 76 84.0
31 28 Huddersfield 336 4.24 72 84.0
32 32 Portsmouth 340 4.02 1.55 68 83.8
33 35 Plymouth 381 3.87 70 83.7
34 33 Bolton 274 4.01 2.05 83.5
35 26 Nottingham Trent 322 3.78 1.95 66 83.5
36 31 Ulster 319 4.10 2.75 46 83.2
37 37 Kingston 352 3.96 68 82.8
38 46 Coventry 290 4.30 70 82.6
39 34 Leeds Metropolitan 313 4.06 1.80 60 82.4
40 38 Derby 290 4.39 66 82.1
41 42 East London 262 4.19 2.35 52 81.8
42 39 University for the Creative Arts 326 3.95 62 80.8
43 44 Greenwich 377 4.02 2.20 36 80.6
44 48 Anglia Ruskin 264 3.99 66 80.0
45 43 Birmingham City 328 3.70 60 79.6
46 41 Arts University Bournemouth 286 3.93 1.20 60 79.2
47 51 Northampton 268 68 78.7
48 49 Middlesex 282 3.61 78.1
49 45 London South Bank 264 3.52 64 78.1
50 52 Cardiff Metropolitan 283 3.68 56 77.5
51 50 Southampton Solent 202 3.83 58 76.2

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.

Manchester School of Architecture is a joint School between the University of Manchester and Manchester Metropolitan University.

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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