University Subject Tables 2012

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    Psychology
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Psychology

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.

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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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2012 2011
1 1 Cambridge 524 4.19 3.20 81 100.0
2 2 Oxford 547 4.14 3.10 79 99.7
3 3 University College London 490 4.10 3.00 66 95.4
4 4 Bath 460 3.80 3.10 71 94.7
5 5 Sheffield 444 3.89 2.70 75 94.3
6 5 Bristol 473 3.87 2.60 68 93.3
7 8 Durham 434 3.89 2.70 69 92.9
8 11 Sussex 389 4.14 2.70 69 92.7
9 7 York 470 3.98 2.80 58 92.4
10 10 Warwick 439 3.85 2.65 66 92.2
11 19 Glasgow 407 4.08 2.80 63 92.1
12 22 Nottingham 431 3.77 2.65 68 92.0
13 19 Kent 385 4.01 2.30 73 91.7
14 14 Lancaster 411 3.78 2.35 73 91.6
15 12 Edinburgh 434 3.83 2.70 63 91.5
16 25 Surrey 418 3.81 2.35 70 91.4
17 14 Exeter 429 4.06 2.60 59 91.3
18 8 Royal Holloway 395 4.15 2.85 57 91.0
19 17 St Andrews 487 3.71 2.85 53 91.0
20 23 Southampton 432 3.99 2.70 57 91.0
21 17 Birmingham 423 3.86 3.05 55 90.9
22 14 Cardiff 434 3.84 2.90 56 90.8
23 25 Newcastle 430 3.84 2.35 61 90.1
24 12 Leeds 425 3.63 2.55 62 90.0
25 21 Aston 381 3.97 2.50 62 89.9
26 27 Leicester 392 3.81 1.85 67 88.7
27 29 Strathclyde 386 4.02 2.05 60 88.6
28 24 City 359 3.78 2.45 62 88.5
29 32 Bangor 324 4.13 2.75 55 88.5
30 35 Reading 403 3.91 2.65 50 88.5
31 31 Northumbria 332 3.93 2.15 66 88.3
32 32 Manchester 420 3.70 2.45 50 87.5
33 38 Goldsmiths College 331 3.91 2.50 57 87.5
34 47 Dundee 344 4.12 2.25 53 87.2
35 32 Essex 326 4.02 2.60 52 87.1
36 29 Loughborough 413 4.05 1.75 52 87.0
37 44 Bournemouth 297 3.92 2.25 60 86.5
38 43 Stirling 314 4.10 1.90 59 86.4
39 28 Hull 349 3.95 2.20 52 86.3
40 52 East Anglia 379 4.18 1.75 50 86.3
41 40 Central Lancashire 288 3.94 1.95 62 85.9
42 39 Liverpool 393 3.78 2.15 48 85.9
43 46 Lincoln 311 4.10 2.00 54 85.7
44 48 Queen's, Belfast 366 3.95 2.15 47 85.6
45 54 Plymouth 320 3.85 2.20 54 85.6
46 35 Aberdeen 306 3.87 2.45 51 85.4
47 59 Cumbria 227 3.95 82 85.3
48 51 Keele 308 3.98 1.90 55 85.1
49 40 Swansea 351 3.80 2.20 47 84.9
50 37 Brunel 337 3.71 2.25 49 84.7
51 61 Anglia Ruskin 290 3.90 2.25 51 84.6
52 52 Hertfordshire 263 3.81 2.20 57 84.6
53 48 Staffordshire 267 3.94 1.88 56 84.1
54 40 Portsmouth 331 3.92 2.05 45 84.0
55 45 Nottingham Trent 313 3.98 1.65 52 83.9
56 69 Edinburgh Napier 292 4.06 1.30 58 83.8
57 63 Salford 314 3.84 2.20 45 83.7
58 55 Manchester Metropolitan 326 3.75 2.01 48 83.7
59 61 West of England, Bristol 302 3.91 2.25 43 83.4
60 71 West London 212 4.03 1.10 69 83.2
61 48 Oxford Brookes 341 3.87 2.00 40 83.0
62 77 Westminster 274 3.75 1.75 55 82.9
63 71 Roehampton 249 3.59 1.90 57 82.5
64 67 Chester 291 3.91 58 82.3
65 60 Leeds Metropolitan 326 3.52 61 82.2
66 76 Sheffield Hallam 317 3.85 1.55 46 82.1
67 74 Heriot-Watt 297 4.32 1.40 41 82.0
68 69 Middlesex 224 3.53 1.50 65 82.0
69 80 Derby 262 3.75 1.65 53 82.0
70 64 Aberystwyth 301 4.16 81.9
71 56 Bath Spa 307 3.85 1.65 44 81.8
72 - Chichester 304 4.10 81.8
73 81 St Mary's 261 4.16 54 81.7
74 67 Coventry 302 3.83 1.32 48 81.4
75 64 Bolton 225 3.75 1.30 60 81.3
76 74 York St John 296 4.35 1.05 42 81.3
77 79 Worcester 280 3.68 1.40 52 81.3
78 88 Leeds Trinity 259 3.93 1.40 48 80.9
79 57 Greenwich 224 3.68 1.70 53 80.9
80 58 Glasgow Caledonian 307 3.69 1.60 43 80.8
81 97 Huddersfield 277 4.03 50 80.8
82 84 Ulster 253 4.04 2.00 37 80.8
83 93 Bradford 227 4.01 57 80.8
84 78 Teesside 282 3.98 50 80.8
85 103 Newman 246 3.86 57 80.7
86 82 Sunderland 264 4.14 1.40 42 80.7
87 64 East London 200 3.74 2.05 46 80.2
88 71 Liverpool John Moores 264 3.72 2.00 36 79.7
89 91 De Montfort 249 4.05 47 79.6
90 86 Gloucestershire 297 3.50 1.35 45 79.6
91 89 Glamorgan 275 3.79 1.35 42 79.5
92 82 UWIC, Cardiff 269 3.63 50 79.1
93 93 London Metropolitan 236 3.75 1.60 42 79.1
94 93 Kingston 243 3.74 1.65 40 79.0
95 90 Winchester 296 3.72 44 79.0
96 84 Abertay Dundee 233 1.70 45 79.0
97 98 London South Bank 241 3.65 1.80 38 78.7
98 92 Buckinghamshire New 246 3.85 46 78.6
99 100 Brighton 297 3.76 40 78.4
100 86 Queen Margaret 300 45 78.3
101 104 Edge Hill 251 3.92 40 77.9
102 96 Bedfordshire 179 3.88 50 77.8
103 101 Northampton 246 3.93 39 77.6
104 99 Canterbury Christ Church 278 3.74 38 77.5
105 101 Southampton Solent 261 3.92 33 76.8
106 105 University of Wales, Newport 246 3.43 76.4
107 - West of Scotland 237 41 75.2

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.

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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