University Subject Tables 2014

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    Communication & Media Studies
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    2014
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Communication & Media Studies

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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2014 2013
1 1 Warwick 482 4.16 3.50 55 100.0
2 8 Southampton 425 4.49 2.65 59 97.2
3 6 Newcastle 399 4.66 2.45 64 97.1
4 4 Sheffield 420 4.12 2.20 74 97.0
5 2 East Anglia 427 4.04 3.40 54 96.9
6 9 Leeds 404 3.91 2.65 73 96.7
7 7 Leicester 395 4.29 3.04 60 96.7
8 11 Goldsmiths, University of London 403 3.85 3.20 63 96.4
9 3 Cardiff 407 4.04 3.15 59 96.3
10 13 Lancaster 368 4.13 2.80 66 95.4
11 5 Sussex 383 4.05 2.90 61 95.1
12 10 Loughborough 404 4.13 2.40 63 95.0
13 14 Westminster 359 3.88 3.50 53 93.8
14 16 Lincoln 329 3.97 2.75 69 93.6
15 12 Royal Holloway 386 4.08 2.90 49 93.1
16 19 Birmingham City 332 3.99 2.70 63 92.6
17 21 Bournemouth 384 3.61 2.50 62 92.4
18 20 Stirling 404 3.90 2.75 43 91.5
19 15 Robert Gordon 340 4.03 2.10 63 91.2
20 24 Surrey 387 4.00 2.10 53 91.1
21 17 Nottingham Trent 336 4.00 2.80 48 90.3
22 31 City 444 3.44 65 90.1
23 27 Queen Mary 388 4.00 64 89.8
24 37 Coventry 275 4.07 2.45 61 89.5
25 54 Swansea 351 3.93 2.05 52 89.1
26 32 West of England, Bristol 323 3.97 2.65 47 89.1
27 23 Central Lancashire 290 3.91 2.20 61 88.8
28 29 Nottingham 3.93 2.30 88.7
29 28 Glasgow Caledonian 400 4.02 2.30 33 88.7
30 25 Aberystwyth 298 3.82 2.70 88.2
31 40 Leeds Metropolitan 274 4.09 2.55 50 87.8
32 42 Brighton 304 4.08 2.20 49 87.7
33 36 Queen Margaret 342 3.88 2.45 40 87.6
34 45 Birmingham 4.12 63 87.6
35 41 Ulster 277 4.00 2.80 43 87.1
36 18 Strathclyde 3.73 69 87.1
37 30 Edinburgh Napier 324 3.72 68 87.1
38 35 Keele 340 4.18 54 86.8
39 26 Brunel 347 3.65 2.40 40 86.8
40 50 Kingston 314 4.04 1.70 50 86.7
41 38 De Montfort 299 4.00 2.42 42 86.6
42 34 Northumbria 321 3.97 2.25 40 86.5
43 46 Winchester 309 4.15 2.25 38 86.4
44 44 Salford 322 3.49 2.55 43 86.2
45 53 Oxford Brookes 341 4.09 51 86.0
46 22 Liverpool 3.89 1.80 47 85.7
47 52 Huddersfield 298 3.89 1.00 62 85.6
48 47 Sheffield Hallam 301 3.90 2.40 38 85.6
49 48 Portsmouth 293 4.00 2.10 41 85.3
50 57 Bath Spa 315 4.20 1.80 37 85.2
51 51 Roehampton 276 3.88 2.35 42 85.1
52 49 Middlesex 264 3.67 2.15 52 85.1
53 33 Sunderland 285 3.91 2.75 33 85.1
54 63 Bangor 275 3.79 1.95 50 85.0
55 39 Hertfordshire 3.83 2.15 39 84.8
56 43 Staffordshire 263 4.05 1.85 46 84.4
57 61 Glamorgan 338 3.78 2.15 30 84.4
58 66 Bradford 289 4.00 1.65 42 83.9
59 58 University of the Arts, London 295 3.66 56 83.5
60 55 Gloucestershire 292 3.87 1.20 47 83.1
61 59 West of Scotland 286 3.90 1.90 36 83.1
62 60 Chester 271 3.80 53 82.5
63 64 London Metropolitan 221 3.72 2.35 43 82.5
64 89 Bolton 301 1.40 82.4
65 80 St Mary's 297 3.85 45 82.3
66 75 London South Bank 246 4.02 2.40 29 82.2
67 76 Liverpool John Moores 313 3.91 39 82.0
68 73 Manchester Metropolitan 306 3.84 1.99 25 81.9
69 65 Leeds Trinity 275 3.95 45 81.8
70 62 University for the Creative Arts 275 50 81.5
71 67 Falmouth 268 3.84 47 81.5
72 74 East London 222 3.62 2.95 29 81.4
73 71 Southampton Solent 303 3.88 38 81.4
74 56 Bedfordshire 200 3.80 2.55 35 81.2
75 70 Greenwich 286 3.61 1.65 35 81.1
76 77 York St John 273 4.34 33 81.0
77 78 Canterbury Christ Church 275 4.03 38 80.8
78 69 Worcester 270 3.94 41 80.8
79 90 Northampton 279 3.97 38 80.8
80 83 Buckinghamshire New 249 3.70 48 80.4
81 72 Teesside 267 4.10 36 80.4
82 79 West London 222 3.76 1.65 40 80.1
83 68 Derby 266 3.42 2.45 23 79.8
84 82 Edge Hill 295 3.79 31 79.4
85 85 Anglia Ruskin 239 4.10 36 79.3
86 87 Chichester 260 4.22 25 78.6
87 86 Cumbria 218 4.19 29 77.5
88 - St Mark and St John 230 4.02 29 77.4
89 81 Glyndwr 204 3.96 77.1
90 - Essex 248 16 71.8

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:
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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