University Subject Tables 2014

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    Education
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    2014
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Education

CUG Rank University Name Entry Standards
Entry Standards
The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the University.

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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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Ofsted
Ofsted
A guide to the quality of teaching you can expect from the University, based on inspections by the Office for Standards in Education.

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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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2014 2013
1 1 Cambridge 556 2.85 85 4.0 100.0
2 2 King's College London 2.85 4.0 93.4
3 8 Durham 415 2.60 87 4.0 92.0
4 3 Edinburgh 403 2.30 94 91.9
5 6 Glasgow 393 2.00 98 90.4
6 5 Stirling 380 2.60 86 90.0
7 4 Nottingham 2.40 4.0 89.5
8 7 Aberdeen 393 1.90 91 88.1
9 - Royal Conservatoire of Scotland 435 100 87.2
10 13 York 401 2.65 63 4.0 87.0
11 9 West of Scotland 373 1.70 96 86.8
12 10 Strathclyde 392 2.00 83 86.7
13 35 Staffordshire 1.95 4.0 85.6
14 21 Birmingham 361 2.35 72 4.0 85.3
15 16 Manchester Metropolitan 321 2.65 73 4.0 84.7
16 17 Cardiff 384 2.70 59 84.2
17 12 Canterbury Christ Church 315 2.10 83 4.0 83.8
18 23 Dundee 343 1.70 92 83.7
19 11 Warwick 372 2.65 62 3.8 83.7
20 14 East Anglia 351 2.55 60 4.0 83.4
21 40 Southampton 381 2.25 90 3.0 82.9
22 20 Sheffield 395 2.40 3.0 82.3
23 15 Brighton 310 2.05 77 4.0 82.2
24 19 Birmingham City 313 1.90 79 4.0 82.1
25 18 Keele 283 2.75 83 3.5 81.8
26 26 Brunel 349 1.60 90 3.5 81.5
27 24 Leeds 343 2.75 78 3.0 80.8
28 22 Reading 341 2.00 78 3.5 80.6
29 37 Huddersfield 310 1.80 89 3.5 80.2
30 44 Edge Hill 332 1.15 80 4.0 80.0
31 36 Winchester 303 2.05 80 3.5 79.2
32 53 St Mary's 310 1.10 83 4.0 79.2
33 39 West of England, Bristol 309 1.85 73 3.8 79.0
34 66 Bath Spa 319 1.40 72 4.0 78.9
35 31 Sussex 2.60 3.0 78.6
36 30 Sheffield Hallam 320 1.85 75 3.5 78.3
37 25 Northumbria 321 81 4.0 78.3
38 29 Gloucestershire 301 1.85 71 3.8 78.2
39 32 Oxford Brookes 315 2.00 71 3.5 78.0
40 38 Hull 318 1.95 79 3.3 77.8
41 33 Manchester 303 2.55 42 4.0 77.5
42 34 Chichester 310 78 4.0 77.2
43 42 Roehampton 276 2.15 72 3.5 76.8
44 58 Plymouth 302 2.05 66 3.5 76.6
45 50 Northampton 307 1.65 69 3.5 75.6
46 46 Hertfordshire 309 1.65 80 3.0 74.6
47 28 Sunderland 293 1.75 80 3.0 74.2
48 49 Bangor 291 1.75 66 74.0
49 41 Worcester 280 69 4.0 73.9
50 45 Chester 292 74 3.8 73.9
51 63 Bishop Grosseteste 249 0.95 89 3.5 73.3
52 65 Liverpool John Moores 330 1.75 62 3.0 72.8
53 67 Greenwich 283 1.65 69 3.3 72.8
54 43 Leeds Trinity 298 80 72.6
55 52 York St John 311 0.85 82 3.0 71.6
56 57 Leeds Metropolitan 298 1.65 66 3.0 71.5
57 64 Newman 295 1.75 64 3.0 71.4
58 55 Kingston 274 1.60 69 3.0 70.6
59 62 Cardiff Metropolitan 301 1.10 64 70.3
60 69 Middlesex 272 86 3.0 70.3
61 - St Mark and St John 255 0.95 76 3.3 69.6
62 73 Glyndwr 260 0.90 77 69.6
63 60 Ulster 263 2.10 48 69.5
64 61 Bedfordshire 251 75 3.3 69.3
65 48 Goldsmiths, University of London 263 1.95 57 3.0 69.3
66 70 London Metropolitan 216 2.45 53 3.0 68.3
67 71 Aberystwyth 275 68 68.1
68 51 Cumbria 266 1.00 71 3.0 67.9
69 59 University College Birmingham 223 50 4.0 67.4
70 47 Derby 310 59 3.0 67.3
71 68 Nottingham Trent 290 64 3.0 67.2
72 56 Central Lancashire 274 1.15 57 67.0
73 78 Portsmouth 293 45 3.5 66.9
74 - Essex 266 58 65.0
75 75 De Montfort 279 45 62.6
76 74 Anglia Ruskin 251 82 2.0 62.1
77 76 Teesside 292 39 62.0
78 77 East London 214 1.70 36 3.0 61.7
79 79 Glamorgan 292 1.65 17 61.3

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.

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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