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Research Quality by Subject

Teaching Quality by Subject:
  •  England & Northern Ireland
  •  Scotland
  •  Wales

Table of School Abbreviations

The following information is a compilation of information published by The Sunday Times from the latest data available. The information is sorted by country of study and universities were ranked according to the marks they scored in seven key performance indicators:

  1. Teaching quality
  2. Research quality
  3. A-level points
  4. Student/staff ratio
  5. Employment
  6. Firsts/2:1s awarded
  7. Dropout rate

 

RESEARCH QUALITY BY SUBJECT

Business:

Accounting and Finance:
Bangor; Bristol; Durham; Edinburgh; Essex; Exeter; Glasgow; LSE; Manchester; Newcastle; Paisley; Stirling; Strathclyde; West of England.

Business and Management Studies:
Aston; Bath; Cambridge; Cardiff; City; Imperial; Lancaster; Leeds; LSE; Manchester; Umist; Nottingham; Oxford; Reading; Warwick.

Cultural Studies:

American Studies:
Keele; Liverpool; Nottingham; Sussex.

Asian Studies:
Aberystwyth; Bangor; Cambridge; Cardiff; Edinburgh; Oxford; Queen’s Belfast; Swansea; Ulster.

Celtic Studies:
Aberystwyth; Bangor; Cambridge; Cardiff; Edinburgh; Oxford; Queen’s Belfast; Swansea; Ulster.

European Studies:
Aston; Bath; Birmingham (Centre for Russian and East European Studies; Institute of German Studies); Bradford; Brighton; Cardiff; Glasgow; Lancaster; Loughborough; Portsmouth; Queen’s Belfast (European Studies; Irish Studies); Salford; Southampton; Surrey; UCL.

Middle Eastern and African Studies:
Birmingham; Cambridge; Edinburgh; Exeter; Manchester; Soas; Oxford.

Education:

Education:
Bath; Birmingham; Bristol; Cambridge; Cardiff; Durham; Exeter; King’s; Lancaster; Oxford; Sheffield; Sussex.

Sports-related Subjects:
Bangor; Birmingham; Exeter; Glasgow; Liverpool John Moores; Loughborough; Manchester Metropolitan.

Engineering:

Chemical Engineering:
Birmingham; Cambridge; Imperial; Umist; Newcastle; Surrey (Centre for Environmental Strategy); UCL.

Civil Engineering:
Birmingham; Bristol; Cardiff; Dundee; Edinburgh; Imperial; Leeds; Manchester; Umist; Newcastle (Civil Engineering/Marine Technology); Nottingham; Queen’s Belfast; Sheffield; Southampton; Swansea; UCL (Civil and Environmental Engineering).
Electrical and Electronic Engineering:
Birmingham; Bristol; Cardiff; Edinburgh; Essex; Glasgow; Imperial; King’s; Leeds; Liverpool; Loughborough; Umist; Newcastle; Queen’s Belfast; Reading; Sheffield (Automatic Control and Systems Engineering; Electronic and Electrical Engineering); Southampton; Strathclyde; Surrey; UCL.

General Engineering:
Aston; Brunel; Cambridge; Durham; Imperial; Keele; Leeds; Leicester; Liverpool John Moores; Oxford; Strathclyde; Sussex; Warwick.

Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering:
Bath; Bradford; Bristol (Mechanical Engineering); Brunel; Glasgow (Mechanical Engineering); Imperial; King’s; Leeds; Liverpool; Loughborough; Manchester; Umist; Nottingham; Queen’s Belfast; Queen Mary; Sheffield; Southampton; Strathclyde (Mechanical Engineering); UCL.

Metallurgy and Materials:
Birmingham; Cambridge; Imperial; Liverpool; Manchester; Umist; Oxford; Queen Mary; Sheffield; Sheffield Hallam.

Mineral and Mining Engineering:
Heriot-Watt; Imperial.

Environment:

Built Environment:
Bath; Cardiff; Heriot-Watt; Loughborough; Reading; Salford; Sheffield; Ulster.

Town and Country Planning:
Aberdeen; Cambridge; Cardiff; Glasgow; Leeds; Newcastle; Reading; Sheffield.

Humanities:

Archeology:
Bradford; Cambridge; Cardiff; Durham; Exeter; Leicester; Liverpool; Oxford; Queen’s Belfast; Reading; Sheffield; Southampton; UCL.

Art and Design:
Bournemouth; Brighton; City; Goldsmiths; London Institute; Newport; Open; Reading (Typography); Sheffield Hallam; UCL; Ulster.

Communication, Cultural and Media Studies:
Cardiff; East Anglia; East London; Goldsmiths; Nottingham Trent; Stirling; Warwick; Westminster.

Drama, Dance and Performing Arts:
Aberystwyth; Bristol; Kent; Manchester; Nottingham Trent; Reading; Royal Holloway; Warwick.

History:
Birkbeck; Birmingham; Cambridge; Cardiff; Dundee; Durham; East Anglia; Edinburgh; Essex; Exeter; Glasgow; Hertfordshire; Huddersfield; Hull; Imperial; Keele; King’s; Leicester; Liverpool; LSE (Economic History; International History); Manchester; Soas; Oxford; Oxford Brookes; Queen’s Belfast; Queen Mary; Royal Holloway; St Andrews; Sheffield; Sheffield Hallam; Southampton; Stirling; Surrey Roehampton; Teesside; UCL; Warwick; York.

History of Art, Architecture and Design:
Birkbeck; Birmingham; Cambridge; East Anglia; Essex; Glasgow; Manchester; Middlesex; Open; Plymouth; St Andrews; Sussex; UCL; Warwick.

Library and Information Management:
Brunel; City; Loughborough; Salford; Sheffield.

Music:
Bangor; Birmingham; Bristol; Cambridge; Cardiff; City; Goldsmiths; Huddersfield; Hull; King’s; Manchester; Newcastle, Nottingham; Soas; Oxford; Queen’s Belfast; Royal Holloway; Sheffield; Southampton; Sussex; York.

Philosophy:
Birkbeck; Bristol; Cambridge (History and Philosophy of Science; Philosophy); Durham; East Anglia; Edinburgh; Essex; King’s; Leeds; LSE; Middlesex; Nottingham; Oxford; Reading; St Andrews; Sheffield; Stirling; Sussex; UCL; Warwick; York.

Theology, Divinity and Religious Studies:
Aberdeen; Birmingham; Bristol; Cambridge; Cardiff; Durham; Edinburgh; Exeter; Glasgow; King’s; Lampeter; Lancaster; Manchester; Newcastle; Nottingham; Soas; Oxford; St Andrews; Sheffield (Biblical Studies); Stirling.

Languages and Literature:

Classics, Ancient History, Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies:
Birmingham (Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies); Bristol; Cambridge; Durham; Exeter; King’s; Manchester; Oxford; Reading; Royal Holloway; St Andrews; UCL; Warwick.

English Language and Literature:
Anglia; Birkbeck; Birmingham; Bristol; Cambridge; Cardiff; De Montfort; Durham; East Anglia; Edinburgh; Exeter; Glasgow; Goldsmiths; Hull; Keele; Kent; Lampeter; Lancaster; Leeds; Leicester; Liverpool; Loughborough; Manchester; Newcastle; Nottingham; Nottingham Trent; Oxford; Oxford Brookes; Queen’s Belfast; Queen Mary; Reading; Royal Holloway; St Andrews; Sheffield; Southampton; Stirling; Strathclyde; Sussex; UCL; Warwick; York.
French:
Aberdeen; Birmingham; Bristol; Cambridge; Durham; Edinburgh; Glasgow; King’s; Liverpool; Manchester; Nottingham; Oxford; Oxford Brookes; Queen Mary; Reading; Royal Holloway; Sheffield; Stirling; UCL; Warwick.

German, Dutch and Scandinavian Languages:
Birkbeck; Birmingham; Bristol; Cambridge; Edinburgh; Exeter; King’s; Liverpool; Manchester; Nottingham; Oxford; Queen Mary; Royal Holloway; Swansea; UCL (Dutch; German; Scandinavian Studies); Warwick.

Iberian and Latin American Languages:
Birkbeck; Birmingham; Cambridge; Edinburgh; King’s (Portuguese; Spanish); Manchester; Newcastle; Nottingham; Oxford; Queen Mary; St Andrews; Sheffield; Swansea.

Italian:
Birmingham; Bristol; Cambridge; Leeds; Manchester; Oxford; Reading; UCL; Warwick.

Linguistics:
Cambridge; Durham; Edinburgh; Essex; Lancaster; Manchester; Newcastle; Oxford; Queen Mary; UCL; Westminster; York.

Russian, Slavonic and East European Languages:
Bristol; Cambridge; Exeter; Nottingham; Oxford; Portsmouth; Queen Mary; Sheffield; Surrey.

Maths and Computing:

Applied Mathematics:
Bath; Birmingham; Bristol; Brunel; Cambridge; Dundee; Durham; Edinburgh; Exeter; Glasgow; Heriot-Watt; Imperial; Keele; Kent; King’s; Leeds; Leicester; Liverpool; Manchester; Nottingham; Oxford; Portsmouth; Reading; St Andrews; Southampton; Strathclyde; Surrey; Sussex; UCL; Warwick; York.

Computer Science:
Birmingham; Bristol; Cambridge; Cardiff; Edinburgh; Glasgow; Imperial; Lancaster; Leeds; Liverpool; Manchester; Newcastle; Nottingham; Oxford; Plymouth; Royal Holloway; St Andrews; Sheffield; Southampton; Sussex; Swansea; UCL; Warwick; York.

Pure Mathematics:
Aberdeen; Bath; Birmingham; Bristol; Cambridge; Cardiff; Durham; East Anglia; Edinburgh; Glasgow; Imperial; King’s; Leeds; Leicester; Liverpool; Manchester; Umist; Newcastle; Nottingham; Oxford; Queen Mary; Royal Holloway; St Andrews; Sheffield; Southampton; Swansea; UCL; Warwick; York.

Statistics and Operational Research:
Bath; Bristol; Cambridge; Glasgow; Heriot-Watt; Imperial; Kent; Lancaster; Leeds; Newcastle; Nottingham; Oxford; Queen Mary; St Andrews; Salford; Sheffield; Southampton (Statistics; Operational Research); Surrey; UCL; Warwick.

Clinical Medicine:

Cancer Studies:
Bristol; Cambridge; Dundee; Imperial; Leeds; Liverpool; Queen’s Belfast. Cardiovascular Medicine Imperial.

Cardiovascular Medicine:
Imperial.

Clinical Laboratory Sciences:
Birmingham; Bristol; Cambridge; Dundee; Glasgow; Imperial; King’s; Leeds; Liverpool; Newcastle; Oxford (Dunn School of Pathology; Clinical Laboratory Sciences); Southampton.

Community-based Clinical Subjects:
Aberdeen; Bristol; Cambridge; Imperial; King’s (Institute of Psychiatry); Manchester; Newcastle; Oxford; Queen’s Belfast; York.

Epidemiology, Public Health Research and Health Services Research:
Aberdeen; Bristol; Cambridge; Imperial; Manchester; Oxford

Infection and Immunology:
Aberdeen; Bristol; Cambridge; Dundee; Glasgow; Imperial; King’s; Leicester; Liverpool; Newcastle, Oxford (Clinical Laboratory Sciences).

Neuroscience:
Dundee; Imperial.

Primary Care:
Aberdeen; Birmingham; Cambridge; Manchester; Oxford.

Psychiatry:
Cambridge; Dundee; Imperial; King’s (Institute of Psychiatry; School of Medicine); Manchester; Newcastle; Nottingham; Oxford.

General Medicine:

Anatomy:
Birmingham; Bristol; Cambridge; King’s; Oxford; UCL.

Clinical Dentistry:
Bristol; Dundee; King’s; Newcastle; Queen Mary; Sheffield; UCL.

Nursing:
Manchester; Newcastle; Sheffield; York.

Pharmacology:
Cambridge; Leicester; Liverpool; Oxford; UCL.

Pharmacy:
Bath; Cardiff; King’s; Manchester; Nottingham; Strathclyde.

Physiology:
Aberdeen; Leeds; Liverpool; Newcastle; Oxford. Pre-clinical Studies Birmingham; Imperial; King’s; Manchester; Sheffield.

Psychology:
Bangor; Birkbeck; Birmingham; Bristol; Cambridge; Cardiff; Durham; Edinburgh; Essex; Exeter; Glasgow; Lancaster; Leeds; Manchester; Newcastle; Nottingham; Oxford; Plymouth; Reading, Royal Holloway; St Andrews; Sheffield; Southampton; Stirling; Surrey; Sussex; UCL; Warwick; York.

Other Studies and Professions Allied to Medicine:
Aston; Bradford (Biomedical Sciences); Brighton (Biomedical Sciences); Cardiff; City (Optometry and Visual Science); King’s (Nutrition and Dietetics); Leeds; Manchester; Umist; Nottingham Trent; Portsmouth; Strathclyde; Surrey; UCL; Ulster (Biomedical Sciences).

Hospital Based Medicine:

Cancer Studies:
Cambridge; Edinburgh; Keele; King’s; Manchester; Newcastle; Oxford; Sheffield; UCL (Institute of Child Health).

Cardiovascular Medicine:
Cambridge; Edinburgh; Glasgow; Imperial; Leicester; Manchester; Sheffield; UCL (Institute of Child Health).

Hospital-Based Clinical Subjects:
Birmingham; Cambridge; Dundee; Edinburgh; Exeter; Glasgow; Imperial; Manchester; Newcastle; Oxford; Sheffield; Southampton; UCL (Royal Free and University College Medical School; Institute of Child Health; Institute of Neurology; Institute of Ophthalmology).

Infection and Immunology:
Aberdeen; Cambridge; Edinburgh; Imperial; King’s; Liverpool; Oxford; Sheffield; UCL (Institute of Child Health).

Neuroscience:
Cambridge; Edinburgh; Imperial; Oxford; UCL (Institute of Child Health; Institute of Neurology).

Science:

Agriculture:
Aberdeen (Plant & Soil Science); Bangor; Nottingham; Reading (Agriculture; Plant Sciences); Stirling.

Biological Sciences:
Aberdeen; Bath; Birkbeck (Crystallography); Birmingham; Bristol (Biological Sciences; Biochemistry); Cambridge (Biochemistry; Genetics; Plant Sciences; Zoology; Biotechnology); Cardiff (Mammalian and Medical Biology); Dundee; Durham; East Anglia; Edinburgh; Glasgow; Imperial; King’s (Biophysics (Randall Centre)); Leeds; Leicester (Biochemistry; Biology; Genetics); Liverpool; Manchester; Umist; Newcastle; Nottingham (Genetics); Oxford (Zoology; Biochemistry); Royal Holloway; St Andrews; Sheffield (Animal and Plant Sciences; Molecular and Cellular Biology); Southampton; Sussex; UCL (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Biology); Warwick; York.

Chemistry:
Birmingham; Bristol; Cambridge; Durham; East Anglia; Edinburgh; Imperial; Leeds; Liverpool; Manchester; Nottingham; Oxford; St Andrews; Sheffield; Southampton; Sussex; UCL; Warwick; York.

Earth Sciences:
Birkbeck; Bristol; Cambridge; Cardiff; Edinburgh; Lancaster; Leeds; Liverpool; Manchester; Newcastle; Open; Oxford; Royal Holloway; UCL.

Environmental Sciences:
East Anglia; Leeds; Reading; Southampton.

Food Science and Technology:
Leeds; Nottingham; Reading.

Physics:
Birmingham; Bristol; Cambridge; Cardiff; Durham; Edinburgh; Exeter; Glasgow; Imperial; Lancaster; Leeds; Leicester; Liverpool; Manchester; Nottingham; Oxford; Queen’s Belfast; Queen Mary; Royal Holloway; St Andrews; Sheffield (Physics and Astronomy; Medical Physics and Clinical Engineering); Southampton; Surrey; Sussex; Swansea; UCL; Warwick.

Veterinary Science:
Bristol; Cambridge; Edinburgh; Glasgow; Liverpool.

Social Sciences:

Anthropology:
Cambridge; Durham; Edinburgh; Goldsmiths; Kent; LSE; Manchester; Soas; Oxford; Queen’s Belfast; St Andrews; Surrey Roehampton; Sussex; UCL.

Economics and Econometrics:
Essex; Exeter; Leicester; LSE; Nottingham; Oxford; Queen Mary; Southampton; UCL; Warwick; York.

Geography:
Bristol; Cambridge; Durham; Edinburgh; Hull; Leeds; LSE; Loughborough; Newcastle; Nottingham; Open; Queen Mary; Royal Holloway; Sheffield; Southampton; UCL.

Law:
Aberdeen; Birkbeck; Birmingham; Bristol; Brunel; Cambridge; Cardiff; City; Dundee; Durham; East Anglia; Edinburgh; Essex; Exeter; Glasgow; Hull; Keele; Kent; King’s; Lancaster; Leeds; Leicester; LSE; Manchester; Newcastle; Nottingham; Soas; Oxford; Queen’s Belfast; Queen Mary; Reading; Sheffield; Southampton; Strathclyde; UCL; Ulster; Warwick; Westminster.

Politics and International Studies:
Aberystwyth; Birkbeck; Birmingham; Bradford; Bristol; De Montfort; Essex; Exeter; Glasgow; Hull; Keele; King’s (War Studies); LSE; Manchester; Newcastle; Oxford; Queen’s Belfast; Reading; St Andrews; Sheffield; Strathclyde; Sussex (Science and Technology Policy Research); Warwick; York.

Social Policy and Administration:
Bath; Bristol; Keele; Kent; Leeds; LSE; Manchester; Sheffield; Southampton; York.

Social Work:
Bristol; East Anglia; Huddersfield; Lancaster; Stirling; Swansea; Warwick; York.

Sociology:
Aberdeen; Bristol; Brunel; Cambridge; Cardiff; Edinburgh; Essex; Exeter; Goldsmiths; Lancaster; LSE; Loughborough; Manchester; Oxford; Queen’s Belfast; Surrey; Warwick; York.

 

TEACHING QUALITY BY SUBJECT

England and Northern Ireland - Courses Rated "Excellent".

Accounting and Finance:
De Montfort; Leeds Metropolitan.

Agriculture, Forestry and Agricultural Sciences:
Harper Adams; Newcastle; Nottingham; Oxford; Plymouth.

American Studies:
Birmingham; Central Lancashire; East Anglia; Hull; Keele; Leicester; Middlesex; Nottingham; Sussex; Ulster.

Anatomy and Physiology
Bristol; Cambridge; Liverpool; King's; UCL; Loughborough; Luton; Manchester; Manchester Metropolitan; Newcastle; Northampton; Nottingham; Oxford Brookes; Sheffield; Sunderland; West of England.

Anthropology
Brunel; Cambridge; Durham; Kent; LSE; Soas; UCL; Manchester; Oxford; Oxford Brookes; Sussex.

Applied Social Work
Anglia Polytechnic; Bristol; Durham; East Anglia; Huddersfield; Hull; Keele; Lancaster; Oxford; Queen's Belfast; Sheffield; Southampton; York.

Archeology
Birmingham; Bournemouth; Bradford; Bristol; Cambridge; Durham; Exeter; Kent; King Alfred's; Leicester; Liverpool; UCL; Manchester; Oxford; Queen's Belfast; Reading; Sheffield; Southampton; York.

Architecture
Bath; Cambridge; East London; Greenwich; UCL; Newcastle; Nottingham; Sheffield; York.

Art and Design
Bath Spa; Brighton; Central England; Central Lancashire; Central School of Speech and Drama; Chichester; City; Coventry; Falmouth; Hertfordshire; Kent Institute of Art and Design; Lancaster; Leeds; London Institute (Camberwell, Central St Martin's, Chelsea, London College of Printing); London Metropolitan; Goldsmiths; UCL; Loughborough; Luton; Manchester Metropolitan; Northampton; Northumbria; Nottingham Trent; Oxford; Oxford Brookes; Sheffield Hallam; Southampton; Staffordshire; Teesside; West of England; Wimbledon.

Building
Coventry; Kingston; Liverpool John Moores; Luton; Umist; Northumbria; Nottingham Trent; Oxford Brookes; Plymouth; Southampton Institute; Westminster.

Business and Management Studies
Aston; Barnsley; Bath; Bournemouth; Buckinghamshire Chilterns; Central Lancashire; City; Coventry; De Montfort; Derby; East Anglia; Exeter; Hertfordshire; Hull; King Alfred's; Kingston; Lancaster; Leeds; Leeds Metropolitan; Liverpool; Liverpool Hope; Liverpool John Moores; London Institute (London College of Fashion, London College of Printing); London Metropolitan; Imperial; LSE; Loughborough; Manchester; Umist; Manchester Metropolitan; Middlesex; Northumbria; Nottingham; Nottingham Trent; Open; Oxford Brookes; Queen's Belfast; St Mark & St John; Southampton Institute; Southampton; Surrey; Ulster; Warrington; Warwick; West of England; Wolverhampton; York.

Celtic Studies
Cambridge; Queen's Belfast; Ulster.

Chemical Engineering
Cambridge; Imperial; Loughborough; Umist.

Chemistry
Bristol; Cambridge; Durham; Hull; Leeds; Leicester; Imperial; Manchester; Nottingham; Nottingham Trent; Open; Oxford; Southampton.

Civil Engineering
Bath; Bristol; Kingston; Liverpool; Loughborough; Umist; Nottingham; Plymouth; Queen's Belfast; Southampton Institute; Surrey.

Classics and Ancient History
Birmingham; Cambridge; Exeter; Kent; Leicester; Liverpool; King's; Royal Holloway; UCL; Manchester; Newcastle; Nottingham; Open; Oxford; Queen's Belfast; Warwick.

Communications and Media Studies
Bournemouth; Central Lancashire; Chichester; East Anglia; Leeds; Liverpool; Liverpool John Moores; Goldsmiths; LSE; Luton; Reading; Sunderland; Warwick; West of England; Westminster.

Computer Science
Birmingham; Cambridge; East Anglia; Exeter; Kent; Imperial; Manchester; Oxford; Southampton; Teesside; Warwick; York.

Dentistry
Birmingham; Leeds; King's; Queen Mary; UCL; Manchester; Newcastle; Queen's Belfast; Sheffield.

Drama, Dance and Cinematics
Bournemouth; Bristol; Brunel; Canterbury Christ Church; Central School of Speech and Drama; Dartington; De Montfort; Exeter; Hull; Kent; Lancaster; London Metropolitan; Goldsmiths; Royal Holloway; Loughborough; Manchester Metropolitan; Middlesex; Northern School of Contemporary Dance; Northumbria; Reading; Ulster; Warwick.

Dutch
UCL.

East and South Asian Studies
Cambridge; Leeds; Soas; Oxford; Sheffield; Westminster.

Economics
Bath; Birmingham; Bristol; Brunel; Cambridge; City; Coventry; Durham; East Anglia; Essex; Exeter; Hertfordshire; Hull; Keele; Kent; Leeds; Leeds Metropolitan; Leicester; Liverpool; Liverpool John Moores; London Metropolitan; Birkbeck; Goldsmiths; LSE; Royal Holloway; UCL; UCL (SEESS); Loughborough; Manchester; Newcastle; Northumbria; Nottingham; Nottingham Trent; Open; Oxford; Oxford Brookes; Queen's Belfast; Southampton; Staffordshire; Surrey; Ulster; Warwick; West of England; Wolverhampton; York.

Education
Bath; Bath Spa; Bolton; Bristol; Brunel; Cambridge; Central England; Central Lancashire; Central School of Speech and Drama; Croydon; Derby; Durham; Edge Hill; Exeter; Hertfordshire; Huddersfield; Keele; King Alfred's; Lancaster; Leeds; Leeds Metropolitan; Leicester; Lincoln; King's; Manchester; Middlesex; Newcastle; Northumbria; Nottingham; Nottingham Trent; Open; Plymouth; Portsmouth; Queen's Belfast; Queen's Belfast (Stranmillis); Queen's Belfast (St Mary's); Sheffield; Sheffield Hallam; London South Bank; Southampton; Surrey; Surrey Roehampton; Sussex; Ulster; Warwick; West of England; Wolverhampton; Worcester; York.

Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Birmingham; Bristol; Essex; Huddersfield; Hull; Leeds; London Metropolitan; Imperial; UCL; Loughborough; Umist; Northumbria; Nottingham; Queen's Belfast; Sheffield; Southampton; Surrey; York.

English
Anglia Polytechnic; Bath Spa; Birmingham; Bristol; Cambridge; Chester; Durham; East London; Exeter; Kingston; Lancaster; Leeds; Leicester; Liverpool; London Metropolitan; Birkbeck; Queen Mary; UCL; Newcastle; Northumbria; Nottingham; Oxford; Oxford Brookes; Queen's Belfast; Sheffield; Sheffield Hallam; London South Bank; Southampton; Sussex; Warwick; West of England; York.

Environmental Studies
Bath Spa; East Anglia; Greenwich; Hertfordshire; Lancaster; Liverpool; Liverpool Hope; King's; Nottingham; Oxford Brookes; Plymouth; Reading; Ulster.

Food Science
Nottingham; Plymouth; Reading.

French
Aston; Durham; Exeter; Leeds; Liverpool; Oxford Brookes; Portsmouth; Sussex; Westminster.

General Engineering
Brunel; Cambridge; Durham; Lancaster; Imperial; Open; Oxford; Southampton.

Geography
Birmingham; Bristol; Cambridge; Canterbury Christ Church; Coventry; Durham; East Anglia; Exeter; Gloucestershire; King's; Lancaster; Leeds; Liverpool Hope; Queen Mary; UCL; Manchester; Nottingham; Open; Oxford; Oxford Brookes; Plymouth; Portsmouth; Reading; Sheffield; Southampton.

Geology
Birmingham; Cambridge; Derby; Durham; Kingston; Leeds; Liverpool; Imperial; Royal Holloway; UCL; Manchester; Newcastle; Open; Oxford; Plymouth; Reading; Southampton.

German
Aston; Durham; Exeter; Leeds; UCL; Nottingham; Warwick.

History
Birmingham; Cambridge; Canterbury Christ Church; Coventry; Durham; Hull; Lancaster; Leicester; Liverpool; King's; LSE; Royal Holloway; UCL; Oxford; Queen's Belfast; Sheffield; Sunderland; Teesside; Warwick; York.

History of Art
Birmingham; Cambridge; East Anglia; Essex; Kent; Leeds; Leicester; Birkbeck; Soas; UCL; Manchester Metropolitan; Middlesex; Nottingham; Oxford Brookes; Reading.

Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation, Sport and Tourism
Bath; Birmingham; Bournemouth; Brighton; Brunel; Central Lancashire; Chester; De Montfort; Durham; Essex; Hertfordshire; Huddersfield; Kingston; Leeds Metropolitan; Leicester; Liverpool John Moores; Loughborough; Manchester; Manchester Metropolitan; Middlesex; Nottingham Trent; Oxford Brookes; Plymouth; St Mark & St John; St Martin's; Sheffield Hallam; London South Bank; Staffordshire; Thames Valley; Ulster; Westminster; Wolverhampton; Worcester.

Iberian Languages and Studies
Birmingham; Bristol; Hull; Leeds; King's.

Italian
Birmingham; Exeter; Hull.

Land and Property Management
Cambridge; Kingston; Liverpool John Moores; Umist; Northumbria; Oxford Brookes; Plymouth; Reading; Southampton Institute; West of England.

Law
Bristol; Cambridge; Durham; East Anglia; Essex; Leicester; Liverpool; King's; LSE; Soas; UCL; Manchester; Northumbria; Nottingham; Oxford; Oxford Brookes; Queen's Belfast; Sheffield; Warwick; West of England.

Librarianship and Information Management
Brighton; UCL; Loughborough; Sheffield.

Linguistics
Central Lancashire; Durham; Lancaster; UCL; Newcastle; Sheffield; Surrey Roehampton; Sussex.

Materials Technology
Bolton; Cambridge; Imperial; London Institute; Manchester Metropolitan; Northampton; Oxford; Sheffield; Sheffield Hallam; Southampton; Surrey.

Mathematics, Statistics and Operational Research
Bath; Birmingham; Brighton; Bristol; Brunel; Cambridge; Canterbury Christ Church; Chester; City; Coventry; East Anglia; Exeter; Hull; Keele; Kingston; Lancaster; Leeds; Leicester; Liverpool; Imperial; LSE; Royal Holloway; UCL; Loughborough; Manchester; Umist; Newcastle; Nottingham; Oxford; Oxford Brookes; Portsmouth; Queen's Belfast; Reading; Sheffield Hallam; Sussex; Ulster; Warwick; York.

Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering
Bristol; Hertfordshire; Kingston; Imperial; Loughborough; Nottingham.

Mechanical Engineering
Bath; Bristol; Coventry; Manchester; Manchester Metropolitan; Nottingham; Reading; Sheffield.

Medicine
Leicester; Liverpool; King's; St George's Hospital; UCL; Manchester; Newcastle; Queen's Belfast; Southampton.

Subjects Allied to Medicine
Aston; Birmingham; Bolton; Bradford; Brighton; Brunel; Canterbury Christ Church; Central England; Central Lancashire; Chester; City; Coventry; Derby; Durham; East Anglia; Hertfordshire; Kingston; Leeds; Leeds Metropolitan; Liverpool John Moores; King's; Queen Mary; UCL; Loughborough; Luton; Manchester; Umist; Manchester Metropolitan; Middlesex; Newcastle; Northampton; Northumbria; Nottingham Trent; Open; Portsmouth; St George's Hospital; St Mark & St John; Salford; Sheffield Hallam; Staffordshire; Teesside; Ulster; Westminster; Wolverhampton.

Middle Eastern and African Studies
Birmingham; Cambridge; Durham; Soas; Oxford; Westminster.

Modern Languages
Cambridge; Queen Mary; Newcastle; Northumbria; Oxford Brookes; London South Bank; York.

Molecular Biosciences
Aston; Bath; Birmingham; Brighton; Bristol; Brunel; Cambridge; Central Lancashire; Durham; East Anglia; Essex; Exeter; Huddersfield; Hull; Kent; Kingston; Leeds; Leicester; Liverpool John Moores; Birkbeck; Imperial; Queen Mary; UCL; Luton; Manchester; Umist; Manchester Metropolitan; Newcastle; Nottingham; Nottingham Trent; Open; Oxford; Oxford Brookes; Plymouth; Portsmouth; Salford; Sheffield; Sheffield Hallam; Southampton; Staffordshire; Sunderland; Sussex; Ulster; Warwick; West of England; Wolverhampton; York.

Music
Anglia Polytechnic; Birmingham; Cambridge; Central England; City; Huddersfield; Keele; Lancaster; Leeds; Goldsmiths; King's; Soas; Manchester; Nottingham; Open; Queen's Belfast; Royal Academy of Music; Royal College of Music; Royal Northern College of Music; Salford; Sheffield; Southampton; Surrey; Sussex; Trinity College of Music; Ulster; York.

Nursing
Anglia Polytechnic; Birmingham; Bolton; Bournemouth; Bradford; Brighton; Brunel; Buckinghamshire Chilterns; Canterbury Christ Church; Central Lancashire; Coventry; De Montfort; Edge Hill; Greenwich; Hertfordshire; Huddersfield; Kingston; Liverpool; Luton; Manchester; Middlesex; Northampton; Northumbria; Nottingham; Plymouth; Portsmouth; Queen's Belfast; Reading; St George's Hospital; Salford; Southampton; Staffordshire; Sunderland; Teesside; Ulster; West of England; Worcester.

Oceanography
Plymouth; Southampton.

Organismal Biosciences
Aston; Bath; Birmingham; Bolton; Brighton; Bristol; Cambridge; Central Lancashire; Derby; Durham; East Anglia; Edge Hill; Essex; Exeter; Huddersfield; Hull; Keele; Kent; Kingston; Leeds; Leicester; Liverpool John Moores; Birkbeck; Imperial; King's; Queen Mary; Royal Holloway; UCL; Luton; Manchester; Manchester Metropolitan; Newcastle; Nottingham; Nottingham Trent; Open; Oxford; Oxford Brookes; Plymouth; Portsmouth; St Mary's; Salford; Sheffield; Southampton; Staffordshire; Sunderland; Surrey Roehampton; Sussex; Warwick; West of England; Wolverhampton; York.

Pharmacology and Pharmacy
Aston; Bath; Bradford; Brighton; Bristol; Cambridge; Derby; Greenwich; Leeds; Liverpool John Moores; King's; School of Pharmacy; Luton; Manchester; Newcastle; Nottingham; Portsmouth; Queen's Belfast; Sunderland.

Philosophy
Anglia Polytechnic; Bolton; Bradford; Brighton; Bristol; Cambridge; Durham; East Anglia; Essex; Hertfordshire; Hull; Keele; Kent; Lancaster; Leeds; Liverpool; London Metropolitan; Birkbeck; King's; LSE; UCL; Manchester; Manchester Metropolitan; Middlesex; Nottingham; Open; Oxford; Reading; St Mark & St John; Sheffield; Southampton; Staffordshire; Sussex; Ulster; Warwick; Wolverhampton; York.

Physics and Astronomy
Bath; Birmingham; Bristol; Cambridge; Durham; Exeter; Hull; Keele; Lancaster; Leeds; Leicester; Liverpool; Liverpool John Moores; Imperial; King's; Royal Holloway; UCL; Loughborough; Manchester; Northumbria; Nottingham; Nottingham Trent; Open; Oxford; Queen's Belfast; Reading; Salford; Sheffield; Southampton; Surrey; Sussex; Warwick; York.

Politics
Bath; Birmingham; Bradford; Bristol; Brunel; Cambridge; Central Lancashire; Coventry; De Montfort; East Anglia; Essex; Exeter; Huddersfield; Hull; Keele; Kingston; Lancaster; Leeds; Leicester; Lincoln; Liverpool; Liverpool John Moores; London Metropolitan; Birkbeck; Goldsmiths; King's; LSE; Queen Mary; Soas; UCL; UCL (SEESS); Loughborough; Manchester; Manchester Metropolitan; Middlesex; Newcastle; Nottingham; Nottingham Trent; Open; Oxford; Oxford Brookes; Plymouth; Portsmouth; Queen's Belfast; Reading; Salford; Sheffield; Southampton; Sussex; Ulster; Warwick; Westminster; Wolverhampton; York.

Portuguese
King's.

Psychology
Anglia Polytechnic; Aston; Birmingham; Bolton; Bristol; Brunel; Cambridge; Central Lancashire; De Montfort; Durham; East London; Edge Hill; Essex; Exeter; Greenwich; Hertfordshire; Hull; Keele; Lancaster; Leeds; Leicester; Liverpool; Liverpool Hope; London Metropolitan; Birkbeck; Goldsmiths; LSE; Royal Holloway; UCL; Loughborough; Luton; Manchester; Manchester Metropolitan; Newcastle; Northumbria; Nottingham; Nottingham Trent; Open; Oxford; Oxford Brookes; Plymouth; Portsmouth; Queen's Belfast; Reading; Sheffield; Sheffield Hallam; Staffordshire; Surrey; Surrey Roehampton; Ulster; West of England; Westminster; York.

Russian and East European Languages and Studies
Birmingham; Sheffield.

Scandinavian Studies
UCL.

Sociology
Bath Spa; Birmingham; Brunel; Cambridge; Essex; Greenwich; Keele; Liverpool Hope; Loughborough; Open; Reading; St Mark & St John; Sussex; York.

Social Policy and Administration
Bath; Brunel; Edge Hill; Hull; Kent; Lancaster; London Metropolitan; LSE; Manchester; Newcastle; Open; Sheffield; Teesside; Ulster; York.

Sociology with Social Policy
Sheffield Hallam; Warwick; West of England.

Teacher Training
Bath; Bristol; Cambridge (Homerton); Canterbury Christ Church; East Anglia; Exeter; Loughborough; Manchester; Newcastle; Nottingham; Nottingham Trent; Oxford; Sheffield; Staffordshire; Sussex; Warwick.

Theology and Religious Studies
Anglia Polytechnic; Bath Spa; Birmingham; Cambridge; Canterbury Christ Church; Chester; Chichester; Durham; Exeter; Gloucestershire; Hull; King Alfred's; Lancaster; Leeds; Liverpool Hope; Soas; Manchester; Newcastle; Nottingham; Open; Oxford; Oxford Brooke's; Queen's Belfast; St Mark & St John; St Mary's; Sheffield.

Town and Country Planning and Landscape
Greenwich; Kingston; Liverpool; Nottingham; Oxford Brookes; Queen's Belfast; Reading; Salford; Sheffield; Sheffield Hallam; London South Bank; West of England.

Veterinary Medicine
Bristol; Cambridge; Liverpool; Royal Veterinary College.

 

TEACHING QUALITY BY SUBJECT

Scotland - Courses Rated "Excellent".

Accountancy
Edinburgh; Napier; Strathclyde.

Archeology
Edinburgh.

Architecture, Architectural Technology and Landscape Architecture
Edinburgh; Edinburgh College of Art; Glasgow College of Art; The Robert Gordon; Strathclyde.

Biology (Cellular & Molecular)
Aberdeen; Dundee; Edinburgh; Glasgow; St Andrews.

Biology (Organismal)
Aberdeen; Dundee; Edinburgh; Glasgow; St Andrews.

Business and Management
Edinburgh; St Andrews; Strathclyde.

Chemistry
Edinburgh; Glasgow; Glasgow Caledonian; The Robert Gordon; St Andrews; Strathclyde.

Chemical Engineering
Edinburgh; Heriot-Watt.

Civil Engineering
Edinburgh; Heriot-Watt.

Classics and Ancient History
Edinburgh; Glasgow; St Andrews.

Computer Studies
Dundee; Edinburgh; Glasgow; Heriot-Watt; Napier; St Andrews.

Dietetics and Nutrition
Queen Margaret; The Robert Gordon.

Earth, Environmental Science and Environmental Studies
Aberdeen

Economics
Aberdeen; Abertay Dundee; Dundee; Edinburgh; Paisley; St Andrews; Stirling; Strathclyde.

Education
UHI Millennium.

Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Edinburgh; Heriot-Watt; Strathclyde.

English
Dundee; Edinburgh; Glasgow; Stirling; Strathclyde.

European Languages
Aberdeen; Glasgow; St Andrews; Strathclyde.

Finance and Accounting
Dundee.

French Studies
Aberdeen; Glasgow.

Geography
Aberdeen; Dundee; Glasgow; St Andrews; Strathclyde.

Geology
Glasgow.

Graphic Design and Textile Design
Dundee.

Hospitality, Leisure, Sport and Tourism
The Robert Gordon.

History
Dundee; Edinburgh; Glasgow; St Andrews; Stirling; Strathclyde.

Law
Dundee; Glasgow; Strathclyde.

Librarianship and Information Management
The Robert Gordon.

Mathematics and Statistics
Edinburgh; St Andrews.

Mechanical (including Manufacturing) Engineering
Edinburgh; Heriot-Watt; Strathclyde.

Medicine
Aberdeen; Dundee; Glasgow.

Music
Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama.

Pharmacy
Strathclyde.

Philosophy
Aberdeen; Glasgow.

Physics
Edinburgh; Glasgow; St Andrews; Strathclyde.

Physiotherapy
Glasgow Caledonian; Queen Margaret.

Politics and International Relations
Edinburgh; St Andrews; Stirling; Strathclyde.

Psychology
Dundee; Glasgow; St Andrews; Stirling.

Social Policy
Edinburgh; Glasgow.

Social Work
Edinburgh.

Social Policy and Administration and Social Work
Stirling

Sociology
Aberdeen; Glasgow; Stirling.

Sociology and Social Anthropology
Edinburgh.

Theology and Religious Studies
Glasgow; Stirling; UHI Millennium.

Veterinary Medicine
Edinburgh; Glasgow.

 

TEACHING QUALITY BY SUBJECT

Wales - Courses Rated "Excellent".

Accounting and Finance
Aberystwyth; Cardiff; Glamorgan.

Agricultural and Forest Sciences
Bangor.

Anatomy and Physiology
Cardiff.

Applied Sciences
Glamorgan.

Archeology
Cardiff; Lampeter.

Architecture and Building
Cardiff.

Art and Design
Swansea Institute; Uwic.

Biochemistry
Cardiff.

Biological Sciences
Aberystwyth; Bangor; Cardiff (pure and applied biology); Swansea; Uwic (biomedical sciences).

Business and Management Studies
Glamorgan; Swansea Institute.

Chemical Engineering
Swansea.

Chemistry
Bangor; Cardiff.

City and Regional Planning
Cardiff.

Civil Engineering
Cardiff; Swansea.

Classics and Ancient History
Swansea; Lampeter.

Computer Science
Swansea.

Dentistry
Cardiff; College of Medicine.

Earth and Ocean Studies
Aberystwyth; Bangor.

Economics
Aberystwyth.

Education
Cardiff.

Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Glamorgan; Cardiff; Swansea.

English and Associated Studies
Glamorgan; Aberystwyth; Cardiff.

Environmental Health
Uwic.

Environmental Engineering
Cardiff.

Environmental Science
Aberystwyth

Geography
Aberystwyth; Swansea.

Geology
Aberystwyth.

History
Swansea.

Information and Library Studies
Aberystwyth.

Maritime Studies
Cardiff.

Materials Engineering
Swansea.

Mechanical Engineering
Cardiff.

Medicine
Cardiff; College of Medicine.

Modern Languages
Swansea (German, Italian, Spanish).

Music
Bangor.

Optometry and Vision Sciences
Cardiff.

Pharmacy
Cardiff.

Philosophy
Cardiff.

Physics and Astronomy
Swansea.

Politics
Aberystwyth.

Psychology
Bangor; Cardiff; Swansea; Uwic.

Public Sector Schemes
Glamorgan.

Speech and Language Therapy
Uwic.

Theology/Religious Studies
Bangor.

Welsh
Aberystwyth; Bangor.

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School Name Abbreviations:
Abbreviation
Full School Name
King’s
Open
SEESS
Soas
UCL
Umist
Uwic
King’s College London
The Open University
School of Eastern European and Slavonic Studies
School of Oriental and African Studies
University College London
University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology
University of Wales Institute Cardiff