Politics League Table 2020
Politics students are given a comprehensive account of how the world is run today, and how it has been run over time. Our rankings include Democracy and Political Systems.
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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.
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The total score calculated by our independent and trusted methodology.
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|3rd||1||London School of Economics||185||3.62||3.45||90||98.1||Profile|
|4th||1||University College London||185||3.90||3.28||84||98.0||Profile|
|21st||7||King's College London||183||3.87||2.99||74||94.5||Profile|
|32nd||3||Queen Mary, University of London||140||3.87||2.85||74||92.3||Profile|
|37th||12||SOAS University of London||165||4.06||2.86||60||91.8||Profile Clearing|
|43rd||5||Brunel University London||113||4.05||2.79||72||91.1||Profile Clearing|
|48th||11||City, University of London||137||4.06||2.65||60||90.0||Profile Clearing|
|59th||New||London South Bank||99||4.06||2.67||n/a||89.0||Profile Clearing|
|66th||6||East London||100||4.27||2.74||58||87.4||Profile Clearing|
|75th||11||Goldsmiths, University of London||108||3.67||2.50||54||86.0||Profile Clearing|
|76th||1||London Metropolitan||101||4.23||1.85||64||85.5||Profile Clearing|
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 following institutions have courses in this subject but insufficient data to be included in the ranking: Anglia Ruskin, Chichester, Hertfordshire, Highlands & Islands, Leeds Trinity, Roehampton, South Wales, St Mary's, Twickenham, Sunderland and Worcester.
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
- Overall Score: 100.0
All measures used to compile the tables are available on the full table.