Rankings of Top UK Universities 2012 by Times

The Comprehensive Top 20:

1.     Oxford
2.     Cambridge
3.     London School of Economics
4.     Imperial College
5.     University College London
= 6.   Durham
= 6.   St Andrews
8.     Warwick
9.     Lancaster
10.  Exeter
11.  York
12.  Bath
13.  Bristol
14.  Sussex
15.  Edinburgh
16.  Nottingham
= 17. Sheffield
= 17. Leicester
19.  Southampton
20.  Loughborough

The Top 5 Universities by course:

Accounting and Finance
1.     Warwick 
2.     Lancaster
3.     Bath
4.     Strathclyde

= 5.     Loughborough

= 5.     London School of economics

Anthropology

  1. Cambridge
  2. Oxford
  3. St Andrews
  4. School of Oriental and African Studies
  5. London School of Economics

Architecture

  1. Cambridge
  2. Bath
  3. Sheffield
  4. University College London
  5. Cardiff

Art and Design

  1. Oxford
  2. University College London
  3. Edinburgh
  4. Glasgow
  5. Brunel

Biological Sciences

  1. Cambridge
  2. Oxford
  3. Sheffield
  4. York
  5. Manchester

Business Studies

  1. Oxford
  2. Cambridge
  3. Warwick
  4. Imperial College
  5. Bath

Chemical Engineering

  1. Cambridge
  2. Imperial College
  3. Loughborough
  4. Birmingham
  5. University College London

Chemistry

  1. Cambridge
  2. Oxford
  3. Durham
  4. St Andrews
  5. Nottingham

Civil Engineering
1.     Cambridge
2.     Imperial College
3.     Bath
4.     Bristol
5.     Sheffield

Communication and Media Studies

  1. King’s College London
  2. Warwick
  3. Sheffield
  4. East Anglia
  5. Queen Mary, London

Computer Science

  1. Cambridge
  2. Oxford
  3. Imperial College
  4. Bristol
  5. Southampton

Economics

  1. Cambridge
  2. Oxford
  3. London School of Economics
  4. University College London
  5. Warwick

Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation and Tourism

  1. Surrey
  2. Stirling
  3. Central Lancashire
  4. Sheffield Hallam
  5. Birmingham

Law

  1. Oxford
  2. Cambridge
  3. London school of Economics
  4. University College London
  5. Nottingham

Mathematics

  1. Oxford
  2. Cambridge
  3. Imperial college
  4. Warwick
  5. Durham

Mechanical Engineering

  1. Cambridge
  2. Imperial College
  3. Sheffield
  4. Loughborough
  5. Surrey

Medicine

  1. Oxford
  2. Cambridge
  3. Edinburgh
  4. University College London
  5. Imperial College

Politics

  1. Oxford
  2. Sheffield
  3. Cambridge
  4. University College London
  5. Bath

Psychology

  1. Cambridge
  2. Oxford
  3. University College London
  4. Bath
  5. Sheffield

Physics and Astronomy

  1. Cambridge
  2. St Andrews
  3. Lancaster
  4. Birmingham
  5. Oxford

Social Work

  1. Bath
  2. York
  3. Sussex
  4. Kent
  5. Queen’s Belfast

Sociology

  1. Cambridge
  2. Warwick
  3. Surrey
  4. Lancaster
  5. Durham

Sports Science

  1. Loughborough
  2. Exeter
  3. Edinburgh
  4. Durham
  5. Birmingham

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