Arts, Drama & Music League Table 2020
The Arts, Drama & Music League Table ranks 12 specialist colleges and conservatoires that do not appear in the main University League Table. Order the table on the measures important to you, read institution profiles and search for courses. Some of these universities also feature in the following subject tables, alongside universities from the Main Table: Drama, Dance & Cinematics – Education – History of Art, Architecture & Design – and Music.
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The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.Read more
A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.
Maximum score: 5.00Read more
A measure of the quality of the research undertaken in the university.
Maximum score: 4.00Read more
A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.
Maximum score: 100.0Read more
The total score calculated by our independent and trusted methodology, comprising entry standards, student satisfaction, research assessment (quality and intensity), graduate prospects, student–staff ratio, academic services spend, facilities spend, good honours, and degree completion.
Maximum score: 1000Read more
|1st||2||Courtauld Institute of Art||180||4.09||3.49||74.2||1000||Profile Courses|
|2nd||3||Royal College of Music||124||4.15||3.01||100.0||833||Profile Courses|
|3rd||3||Guildhall School of Music and Drama||152||4.04||2.44||84.9||816||Profile Courses|
|4th||0||Royal Academy of Music||128||3.82||2.75||92.9||786||Profile Courses|
|5th||4||Royal Central School of Speech and Drama||140||4.19||3.03||79.1||761||Profile Courses|
|6th||4||Royal Conservatoire of Scotland||152||4.45||2.85||88.2||677||Profile Courses|
|7th||0||Royal Northern College of Music||139||4.19||3.08||87.0||633||Profile Courses|
|8th||0||Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance||124||3.89||2.78||77.2||624||Profile Courses|
|9th||0||Conservatoire for Dance and Drama||137||4.23||n/a||72.8||577||Profile|
|10th||2||Glasgow School of Art||174||3.63||2.76||64.2||453||Profile Courses|
|11th||1||Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts||132||4.17||n/a||70.5||416||Profile Courses|
|12th||1||Rose Bruford College||132||4.06||2.29||61.9||343||Profile Courses|
This Arts, Music & Drama League Table is free-standing and cannot be conflated with the main University League Table. The use of z-scores and subject mix make the two tables discrete and incompatible (even though they share a methodology).
Read University and Subject League Table Methodology to find where the data comes from, how the tables are compiled, and explanations of the measures used.
The maximum scores for the measures shown are as follows:
- Entry Standards: No maximum
- Student Satisfaction: 5.00
- Research Quality: 4.00
- Graduate Prospects: 100.0
- Overall Score: 1000
All measures used to compile the tables are available on the full table.