Top Ten UK Universities 2020

The Complete University Guide's 2020 League Tables are the most comprehensive, independent rankings of the UK’s universities. The main League Table measures universities by ten key indicators, including Student Satisfaction, Graduate Prospects and Student-Staff ratios.

Here's a countdown of the Top Ten universities of 2020:

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1. University of Cambridge

First place goes to Cambridge, who has now topped the Complete University Guide League Table on ten occasions, with this marking nine years in a row. Cambridge has 41 top-ten subjects – coming top in 27 of those rankings.

The university has high expectations of its students, with the highest Entry Standards of all universities. In return, students can expect to have teaching influenced by the latest research, with the university scoring an equal top score for Research Intensity. Alumni of the university include David Attenborough and Alan Turing – and the university counts 107 Nobel Prize winners among its alumni, academics and visiting staff.