CWTS Leiden World Rankings 2014 - UK

When it comes to seeking out a school, ranking lists have become a go-to necessity sought out by students, parents and teachers alike. Eager to see who is coming out on top and out-ranking the others, such comprehensive lists help people accurately assess which school is right for them, dependent on location, subject, faculties and a plethora of further pinpointed indicators that represent how well the school is performing. CWTS takes its approach to ranking very seriously, making sure that authenticity is a central focus.

Ranking Institutionsort descending Country Previous ranking
35
Brunel University London
United Kingdom
30
Cardiff University
United Kingdom
32
39
Cranfield University
United Kingdom
18
Durham University
United Kingdom
42
Heriot-Watt University
United Kingdom
4
Imperial College London
United Kingdom
4
15.2%
7
King's College London
United Kingdom
8
13%
28
Lancaster University
United Kingdom
31
London School of Economics and Political Science
United Kingdom
7.2%
2
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
United Kingdom
3
44
Loughborough University
United Kingdom
35
21
Newcastle University
United Kingdom
22
40
Open University
United Kingdom
16
Plymouth University
United Kingdom
9
Queen Mary University of London
United Kingdom
16
37
Queen's University Belfast
United Kingdom
30
45
Swansea University
United Kingdom
11
The University of Edinburgh
United Kingdom
12
10.7%
6
University College London
United Kingdom
7
14
University of Aberdeen
United Kingdom
15
36
University of Bath
United Kingdom
28
29
University of Birmingham
United Kingdom
33
8
University of Bristol
United Kingdom
10
1
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom
1
21.9%
12
University of Dundee
United Kingdom
11
17
University of East Anglia
United Kingdom
14
10
University of Exeter
United Kingdom
6
19
University of Glasgow
United Kingdom
19
39%
32
University of Hull
United Kingdom
38
University of Kent
United Kingdom
20
University of Leeds
United Kingdom
24
34
University of Leicester
United Kingdom
71.2%
22
University of Liverpool
United Kingdom
26
13.9%
26
University of Manchester
United Kingdom
29
23
University of Nottingham
United Kingdom
11%
3
University of Oxford
United Kingdom
2
20.5%
33
University of Reading
United Kingdom
24
University of Sheffield
United Kingdom
23
25
University of Southampton
United Kingdom
27
5
University of St Andrews
United Kingdom
5
41
University of Strathclyde
United Kingdom
43
University of Surrey
United Kingdom
36
27
University of Sussex
United Kingdom
25
15
University of Warwick
United Kingdom
13
12.9%
13
University of York
United Kingdom
17