Top Five Universities in Yorkshire & the Humber 2020

Alter the Complete University Guide's League Table to see how universities compare within their region, whether overall or by subject. If you've got your heart set on a particular part of the UK but don't know which university, we can help.

Wanting to find the best university to suit you in Yorkshire & the Humber? Sometimes referred to as 'God's Own Country', Yorkshire is England's largest county with diverse cities, national parks, beautiful coastlines and a number of good universities; further afield, Hull was recently UK City of Culture for 2017. Below is a countdown of the top five universities in Yorkshire & the Humber:

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5. University of Huddersfield

The University of Huddersfield stays in the regional top five for Yorkshire & the Humber, despite a small drop after climbing 21 places in two years in the University League Table. Graduate Prospects are rising at the university, but its Student Satisfaction has taken a slight dip. Achieving gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework, this university also leads the UK for the number of its staff receiving National Teaching Fellowship Awards.

Just on the edge of the Peak District National Park, Huddersfield is an attractive and friendly town with a rich history. It offers students a low cost of living, plus easy access to larger cities in the area, such as Leeds and Manchester.