University Subject Tables 2009

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    Computer Science
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    2009
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Computer Science

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
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.

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2009 2008
1 1 Cambridge 538 5* 92 100.0
2 2 Oxford 537 5 86 97.7
3 3 Imperial College 476 3.90 5* 93 94.1
4 12 St Andrews 436 5 81 92.2
5 7 Edinburgh 446 3.73 5* 84 91.3
6 6 York 427 3.61 5* 88 89.9
7 8 Surrey 355 3.68 5* 89 89.5
8 5 Southampton 395 3.88 5* 83 89.3
9 17 Glasgow 405 3.93 5 82 88.4
10 4 Bristol 435 3.66 5 80 88.2
11 11 University College London 408 3.70 5 81 87.9
12 9 Warwick 440 3.90 5 74 87.4
13 25 Aberdeen 376 4 87 87.0
14 14 Sheffield 363 3.67 5 87 86.8
15 10 Bath 410 3.85 4 78 86.7
16 15 Nottingham 337 5 79 86.5
17 23 Dundee 511 3.96 4 59 86.0
18 22 Royal Holloway 276 5 84 85.6
19 16 Manchester 375 3.59 5* 73 84.9
20 35 Strathclyde 523 3.93 3a 72 84.8
21 13 Durham 396 3.39 4 85 84.6
22 29 Bangor 222 4 93 84.5
23 17 Sussex 363 3.50 5 75 84.1
24 25 Birmingham 367 3.79 5 71 84.0
24 23 Cardiff 333 3.77 5 72 84.0
24 27 Newcastle 321 3.87 5 75 84.0
27 19 Lancaster 347 3.80 5 67 83.5
28 37 Exeter 311 3.93 4 77 83.2
28 20 King's College London 348 3.77 4 76 83.2
30 32 Loughborough 308 4.05 3a 80 83.1
31 36 Leicester 295 3.85 4 79 82.7
32 29 Reading 330 3.80 4 75 82.6
33 21 Kent 280 3.67 4 81 81.8
34 31 Leeds 364 3.78 5 75 81.4
34 28 Swansea 286 3.58 5 75 81.4
36 34 Liverpool 326 5 63 81.2
36 33 Queen's, Belfast 312 3.41 4 77 81.2
38 40 Aston 285 3.68 5 78 81.0
39 38 Aberystwyth 247 3.83 4 74 80.9
40 42 Heriot-Watt 366 3.83 4 58 80.8
41 46 East Anglia 299 3.94 4 67 80.6
41 43 Essex 301 3.84 4 69 80.6
43 45 Brunel 299 3.61 5 60 78.6
43 39 Hull 230 3.86 3a 79 78.6
45 44 Salford 209 3.69 5* 59 78.4
46 47 Robert Gordon 268 3a 81 78.0
47 41 City 257 3.27 4 76 77.7
48 49 Keele 281 3b 75 76.9
48 48 Queen Mary 258 3.65 4 63 76.9
50 49 Nottingham Trent 220 3a 84 75.5
51 56 Brighton 249 3.73 4 74 75.4
52 58 West of England, Bristol 222 3.59 3a 70 74.8
53 68 Plymouth 264 3.78 5 66 74.7
54 66 Ulster 271 3.74 4 67 74.5
55 57 De Montfort 181 3.63 4 67 74.2
56 63 Gloucestershire 218 3.87 3a 66 74.1
57 52 Liverpool John Moores 207 3.38 3a 68 73.8
58 65 Cumbria 244 3.83 74 73.7
58 54 Oxford Brookes 230 3.49 3b 75 73.7
58 51 Stirling 298 3b 62 73.7
61 66 Glamorgan 216 3.89 4 60 73.6
61 63 Northumbria 258 3.81 3b 59 73.6
63 60 Hertfordshire 190 3.55 4 63 73.1
64 62 Bournemouth 230 3.57 2 75 72.8
65 69 Manchester Metropolitan 235 3.64 3a 62 72.5
66 78 Portsmouth 245 3.66 72 72.4
66 54 Sunderland 243 3.62 3a 56 72.4
68 61 Napier 259 3a 63 72.3
69 70 Derby 265 74 72.1
70 53 West of Scotland 320 3a 49 72.0
71 76 Goldsmiths College 209 3.52 3b 60 71.6
72 80 Staffordshire 243 3.57 69 71.2
73 74 Huddersfield 233 3.72 3a 59 71.0
73 70 Kingston 204 3.55 3b 65 71.0
75 77 Chester 230 3.71 66 70.9
76 - Chichester 270 69 70.8
76 82 Greenwich 175 3.68 4 58 70.8
76 95 Worcester 207 3.82 66 70.8
79 79 Sheffield Hallam 215 3.65 3b 63 70.6
80 - Abertay Dundee 394 51 70.3
81 74 Bradford 216 3.39 4 63 70.1
82 59 Edge Hill 204 3.47 69 69.5
83 85 Southampton Solent 171 3.76 65 69.2
84 73 Leeds Metropolitan 209 3.36 3b 56 69.0
85 90 Anglia Ruskin 225 3.69 58 68.8
85 86 Teesside 258 3.65 2 54 68.8
87 84 London South Bank 130 3.79 4 47 67.6
88 83 Glasgow Caledonian 284 3b 51 67.5
89 89 East London 149 3.60 2 60 67.3
90 96 Canterbury Christ Church 202 3.65 54 67.0
91 91 Northampton 212 3.62 53 66.9
92 99 Lincoln 243 3.68 45 66.4
93 103 Roehampton 177 3.75 48 65.4
94 88 Birmingham City 185 3.48 52 65.2
95 100 Bedfordshire 145 3.69 52 65.1
96 92 University of Wales, Newport 151 3.52 55 65.0
97 93 Westminster 163 3.42 3a 52 64.6
98 93 Middlesex 148 3.26 3a 48 63.5
99 102 UWIC, Cardiff 215 48 62.3
100 97 Bolton 3.56 40 61.7
101 98 Wolverhampton 169 2 49 61.0

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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