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Top Ten Universities with the Best Student-Staff Ratio (non-Russell Group) 2020

The more staff a university has in relation to its students, the more likely it is that students will get an engaging learning experience. This countdown shows the universities with the best student to staff ratio.

Overall reputations and rankings aren’t all that students should consider when choosing a university, so this Top Ten excludes the Russell Group universities, highlighting strengths of universities that might otherwise be underrated.

"St George's, students in lab"

1. St George's, University of London

St George's, University of London is the UK's only university dedicated to medical and health sciences and has the best Student-Staff Ratio of any non-Russell Group university. St George's is based in a South London hospital that has trained doctors since 1751 and is associated with many advances in medical treatment. The university is also top of the league for Graduate Prospects.