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Rural Universities

What university is the best in the UK for you? Use our Top University World Rankings to find the best and top ranked Rural Universities in the UK.

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These universities are ranked based on the 5,000+ user reviews that have been submitted by University Compare's trusted community.
      • 1
      • Durham University (9)
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      • 4.41
      • 88
      • 11390
      • 2
      • University of Bedfordshire (5)
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      • 4.31
      • 82
      • 24000
      • 3
      • University of Winchester (6)
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      • 4.30
      • 86
      • 5040
      • 4
      • University of Bath (13)
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      • 4.25
      • 89
      • 13725
      • 5
      • University of Lincoln (14)
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      • 4.19
      • 90
      • 10360
      • 6
      • Newman University (7)
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      • 4.12
      • 81
      • 2885
      • 7
      • University of Essex (12)
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      • 3.96
      • 85
      • 8,182
      • 8
      • Harper Adams University (6)
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      • 3.90
      • 90
      • 3,000
      • 9
      • Bangor University (26)
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      • 3.89
      • 84
      • 10,766
      • 10
      • University of Cambridge (5)
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      • 3.88
      • 88
      • 13195
      • 11
      • Bath Spa University (15)
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      • 3.79
      • 89
      • 5170
      • 12
      • University of Strathclyde (8)
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      • 3.75
      • 86
      • 14760
      • 13
      • University of Reading (36)
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      • 3.73
      • 87
      • 9285
      • 14
      • University Of Bolton (11)
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      • 3.68
      • 80
      • 8690
      • 15
      • University of York (7)
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      • 3.67
      • 88
      • 10430
      • 16
      • Edge Hill University (7)
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      • 3.67
      • 89
      • 14050
      • 17
      • Staffordshire University (16)
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      • 3.67
      • 86
      • 15270
      • 18
      • Bucks New University (21)
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      • 3.65
      • 82
      • 7925
      • 19
      • University of Sunderland (5)
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      • 3.62
      • 82
      • 13,695
      • 20
      • The University Of Chichester (8)
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      • 3.60
      • 83
      • 4,790
      • 21
      • Keele University (10)
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      • 3.60
      • 92
      • 8255
      • 22
      • Cranfield University (3)
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      • 3.58
      • 0
      • 8277
      • 23
      • University Of Central Lancashire (8)
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      • 3.58
      • 85
      • 35000
      • 24
      • University of Chester (4)
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      • 3.58
      • 90
      • 18,000
      • 25
      • University of Roehampton (10)
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      • 3.58
      • 86
      • 1000
      • 26
      • Anglia Ruskin University (55)
      •  
      • 3.57
      • 85
      • 31000
      • 27
      • De Montfort University (15)
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      • 3.57
      • 85
      • 16615
      • 28
      • University of Hertfordshire (3)
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      • 3.50
      • 84
      • 19675
      • 29
      • University of Brighton (6)
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      • 3.50
      • 83
      • 19115
      • 30
      • University of South Wales (7)
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      • 3.46
      • 89
      • 13460
      • 31
      • University of Leicester (37)
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      • 3.45
      • 87
      • 10240
      • 32
      • Coventry University (28)
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      • 3.40
      • 90
      • 14,739
      • 33
      • University of the Highlands and Islands (4)
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      • 3.33
      • 0
      • 7,000
      • 34
      • Glyndŵr University (8)
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      • 3.32
      • 88
      • 4,581
      • 35
      • Teesside University (4)
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      • 3.31
      • 82
      • 16,070
      • 36
      • The University of Buckingham (12)
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      • 3.18
      • 85
      • 2000
      • 37
      • University of Worcester (9)
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      • 3.14
      • 86
      • 6815
      • 38
      • The University Of Cumbria (12)
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      • 3.02
      • 87
      • 9375
      • 39
      • Basingstoke College Of Technology (2)
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      • 2.50
      • 0
      • 210
      • 40
      • Dearne Valley College (0)
      •  
      • 0.00
      • 96
      • 255
      • 41
      • University of Ulster (0)
      •  
      • 0.00
      • 84
      • 20610