Top Universities in the United Kingdom


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

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1University of OxfordOxford
2University of CambridgeCambridge
3University College LondonLondon
4The University of EdinburghEdinburgh
5The University of ManchesterManchester
6The London School of Economics and Political ScienceLondon
7University of LeedsLeeds
8University of GlasgowGlasgow
9University of SouthamptonSouthampton ...
10Imperial College LondonLondon
11The University of WarwickCoventry
12The University of NottinghamNottingham ...
13Newcastle UniversityNewcastle upon Tyne
14King's College LondonLondon
15Lancaster UniversityLancaster
16The University of YorkYork
17The University of SheffieldSheffield
18University of LeicesterLeicester
19Durham UniversityDurham ...
20University of ExeterExeter
21University of St AndrewsSt Andrews
22Queen Mary University of LondonLondon
23University of KentCanterbury ...
24University of SurreyGuildford
25University of BathBath
26University of SussexBrighton
27University of BirminghamBirmingham
28University of BristolBristol
29University of East AngliaNorwich
30University of AberdeenAberdeen
31Cardiff UniversityCardiff
32University of ReadingReading
33University of LiverpoolLiverpool
34Loughborough UniversityLoughborough
35Queen's University BelfastBelfast
36University of StrathclydeGlasgow
37City, University of LondonLondon
38University of EssexColchester ...
39University of DundeeDundee
40University of the Arts LondonLondon ...
41Heriot-Watt UniversityEdinburgh ...
42Swansea UniversitySwansea
43Royal Holloway, University of LondonEgham ...
44University of the West of EnglandBristol
45Sheffield Hallam UniversitySheffield
46Birkbeck, University of LondonLondon
47Brunel University LondonUxbridge
48University of PortsmouthPortsmouth
49Goldsmiths, University of LondonLondon
50SOAS, University of LondonLondon
51Nottingham Trent UniversityNottingham
52Aberystwyth UniversityAberystwyth
53Manchester Metropolitan UniversityManchester ...
54Plymouth UniversityPlymouth
55University of SalfordSalford ...
56De Montfort UniversityLeicester ...
57University of HertfordshireHatfield ...
58University of StirlingStirling ...
59Cranfield UniversityCranfield ...
60University of BrightonBrighton
61Coventry UniversityCoventry
62Bangor UniversityBangor
63University of GreenwichLondon ...
64The University of HullHull ...
65Keele UniversityKeele
66Oxford Brookes UniversityOxford
67Royal College of ArtLondon
68University of LondonLondon
69Leeds Beckett UniversityLeeds ...
70Kingston UniversityKingston upon Thames
71London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of LondonLondon
72Middlesex UniversityLondon
73Aston UniversityBirmingham
74Bournemouth UniversityPoole ...
75London Business SchoolLondon
76University of WestminsterLondon
77University of Central LancashirePreston ...
78Northumbria UniversityNewcastle upon Tyne
79University of WolverhamptonWolverhampton
80Anglia Ruskin UniversityCambridge ...
81Edinburgh Napier UniversityEdinburgh
82Ulster UniversityColeraine ...
83University of South WalesPontypridd ...
84Birmingham City UniversityBirmingham
85London Metropolitan UniversityLondon
86University of East LondonLondon ...
87London South Bank UniversityLondon ...
88University of HuddersfieldHuddersfield
89University of LincolnLincoln ...
90University of SunderlandSunderland
91University of DerbyDerby
92Robert Gordon UniversityAberdeen
93Staffordshire UniversityStoke-on-Trent ...
94School of Advanced Study, University of LondonLondon
95University of BedfordshireLuton ...
96University of the Highlands and IslandsInverness
97Teesside UniversityMiddlesbrough
98Liverpool John Moores UniversityLiverpool
99The University of NorthamptonNorthampton
100University of BradfordBradford
101University of RoehamptonRoehampton
102Glasgow Caledonian UniversityGlasgow
103The Courtauld Institute of Art, University of LondonLondon
104Canterbury Christ Church UniversityCanterbury ...
105Royal Veterinary College University of LondonLondon ...
106Southampton Solent UniversitySouthampton
107Glasgow School of ArtGlasgow
108University of ChesterChester ...
109Bath Spa UniversityBath
110Edge Hill UniversityOrmskirk ...
111University of GloucestershireCheltenham ...
112University of BoltonBolton
113Falmouth UniversityFalmouth
114Royal College of MusicLondon
115University of West LondonEaling ...
116St George's, University of LondonLondon
117University of the West of ScotlandPaisley ...
118The University of BuckinghamBuckingham
119Glyndwr UniversityWrexham ...
120The University of WinchesterWinchester
121Queen Margaret UniversityEdinburgh ...
122Scotland's Rural CollegeEdinburgh ...
123University for the Creative ArtsCanterbury ...
124Liverpool Hope UniversityLiverpool
125University of Abertay DundeeDundee
126Royal Academy of Music, University of LondonLondon
127Cardiff Metropolitan UniversityCardiff
129University of CumbriaCarlisle ...
130Royal Northern College of MusicManchester
131York St John UniversityYork
132Buckinghamshire New UniversityHigh Wycombe
133University of Wales Trinity Saint DavidCarmarthen ...
134St Mary's University, TwickenhamTwickenham
135Regent's University LondonLondon
136Arts University BournemouthPoole
137University of WorcesterWorcester
138The Royal Central School of Speech and DramaLondon
139Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and DanceLondon
140Harper Adams UniversityNewport
141University of ChichesterChichester
142Royal Conservatoire of ScotlandGlasgow
143University of WalesCardiff ...
144The University of LawGuildford ...
145Richmond, The American International University in LondonLondon ...
146University of St Mark and St JohnPlymouth
147University College BirminghamBirmingham
148Leeds Trinity UniversityLeeds
149Newman University, BirminghamBirmingham
150Leeds College of MusicLeeds
151Heythrop CollegeLondon
152Liverpool Institute for Performing ArtsLiverpool
153Norwich University of the ArtsNorwich
154Royal Agricultural UniversityCirencester
155Bishop Grosseteste UniversityLincoln
156Leeds College of ArtLeeds
157Plymouth College of ArtPlymouth
158Rose Bruford CollegeLondon
159European School of EconomicsLondon ...
160Northern School of Contemporary DanceLeeds
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