Top Universities in the United Kingdom

Introduction

This uniRank page features the 2017 UK University Ranking of all officially recognized UK higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being accredited, licensed and/or chartered by the appropriate UK higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (Bachelor degrees) and/or postgraduate degrees (Master or Doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional face-to-face, non-distance education format
The uniRank University Ranking aim is to provide a non-academic League Table of all UK Universities based on unbiased and valid web metrics.

2017 UK University Ranking and League Table 2017 League Table

# University Town
1 University of Oxford Oxford
2 University of Cambridge Cambridge
3 University College London London
4 The University of Edinburgh Edinburgh
5 The University of Manchester Manchester
6 The London School of Economics and Political Science London
7 University of Leeds Leeds
8 University of Glasgow Glasgow
9 University of Southampton Southampton ...
10 Imperial College London London
11 The University of Warwick Coventry
12 The University of Nottingham Nottingham ...
13 Newcastle University Newcastle upon Tyne
14 King's College London London
15 Lancaster University Lancaster
16 The University of York York
17 The University of Sheffield Sheffield
18 University of Leicester Leicester
19 Durham University Durham ...
20 University of Exeter Exeter
21 University of St Andrews St Andrews
22 Queen Mary University of London London
23 University of Kent Canterbury ...
24 University of Surrey Guildford
25 University of Bath Bath
26 University of Sussex Brighton
27 University of Birmingham Birmingham
28 University of Bristol Bristol
29 University of East Anglia Norwich
30 University of Aberdeen Aberdeen
31 Cardiff University Cardiff
32 University of Reading Reading
33 University of Liverpool Liverpool
34 Loughborough University Loughborough
35 Queen's University Belfast Belfast
36 University of Strathclyde Glasgow
37 City, University of London London
38 University of Essex Colchester ...
39 University of Dundee Dundee
40 University of the Arts London London ...
41 Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh ...
42 Swansea University Swansea
43 Royal Holloway, University of London Egham ...
44 University of the West of England Bristol
45 Sheffield Hallam University Sheffield
46 Birkbeck, University of London London
47 Brunel University London Uxbridge
48 University of Portsmouth Portsmouth
49 Goldsmiths, University of London London
50 SOAS, University of London London
51 Nottingham Trent University Nottingham
52 Aberystwyth University Aberystwyth
53 Manchester Metropolitan University Manchester ...
54 Plymouth University Plymouth
55 University of Salford Salford ...
56 De Montfort University Leicester ...
57 University of Hertfordshire Hatfield ...
58 University of Stirling Stirling ...
59 Cranfield University Cranfield ...
60 University of Brighton Brighton
61 Coventry University Coventry
62 Bangor University Bangor
63 University of Greenwich London ...
64 The University of Hull Hull ...
65 Keele University Keele
66 Oxford Brookes University Oxford
67 Royal College of Art London
68 University of London London
69 Leeds Beckett University Leeds ...
70 Kingston University Kingston upon Thames
71 London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London London
72 Middlesex University London
73 Aston University Birmingham
74 Bournemouth University Poole ...
75 London Business School London
76 University of Westminster London
77 University of Central Lancashire Preston ...
78 Northumbria University Newcastle upon Tyne
79 University of Wolverhampton Wolverhampton
80 Anglia Ruskin University Cambridge ...
81 Edinburgh Napier University Edinburgh
82 Ulster University Coleraine ...
83 University of South Wales Pontypridd ...
84 Birmingham City University Birmingham
85 London Metropolitan University London
86 University of East London London ...
87 London South Bank University London ...
88 University of Huddersfield Huddersfield
89 University of Lincoln Lincoln ...
90 University of Sunderland Sunderland
91 University of Derby Derby
92 Robert Gordon University Aberdeen
93 Staffordshire University Stoke-on-Trent ...
94 School of Advanced Study, University of London London
95 University of Bedfordshire Luton ...
96 University of the Highlands and Islands Inverness
97 Teesside University Middlesbrough
98 Liverpool John Moores University Liverpool
99 The University of Northampton Northampton
100 University of Bradford Bradford
101 University of Roehampton Roehampton
102 Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow
103 The Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London London
104 Canterbury Christ Church University Canterbury ...
105 Royal Veterinary College University of London London ...
106 Southampton Solent University Southampton
107 Glasgow School of Art Glasgow
108 University of Chester Chester ...
109 Bath Spa University Bath
110 Edge Hill University Ormskirk ...
111 University of Gloucestershire Cheltenham ...
112 University of Bolton Bolton
113 Falmouth University Falmouth
114 Royal College of Music London
115 University of West London Ealing ...
116 St George's, University of London London
117 University of the West of Scotland Paisley ...
118 The University of Buckingham Buckingham
119 Glyndwr University Wrexham ...
120 The University of Winchester Winchester
121 Queen Margaret University Edinburgh ...
122 Scotland's Rural College Edinburgh ...
123 University for the Creative Arts Canterbury ...
124 Liverpool Hope University Liverpool
125 University of Abertay Dundee Dundee
126 Royal Academy of Music, University of London London
127 Cardiff Metropolitan University Cardiff
128 Ravensbourne London
129 University of Cumbria Carlisle ...
130 Royal Northern College of Music Manchester
131 York St John University York
132 Buckinghamshire New University High Wycombe
133 University of Wales Trinity Saint David Carmarthen ...
134 St Mary's University, Twickenham Twickenham
135 Regent's University London London
136 Arts University Bournemouth Poole
137 University of Worcester Worcester
138 The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama London
139 Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance London
140 Harper Adams University Newport
141 University of Chichester Chichester
142 Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Glasgow
143 University of Wales Cardiff ...
144 The University of Law Guildford ...
145 Richmond, The American International University in London London ...
146 University of St Mark and St John Plymouth
147 University College Birmingham Birmingham
148 Leeds Trinity University Leeds
149 Newman University, Birmingham Birmingham
150 Leeds College of Music Leeds
151 Heythrop College London
152 Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts Liverpool
153 Norwich University of the Arts Norwich
154 Royal Agricultural University Cirencester
155 Bishop Grosseteste University Lincoln
156 Leeds College of Art Leeds
157 Plymouth College of Art Plymouth
158 Rose Bruford College London
159 European School of Economics London ...
160 Northern School of Contemporary Dance Leeds
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