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We know just how prestigious the Russell Group of Universities are. We know how important it is for students to be attending a good university and to see just what it is about the Russell Group that makes the universities stand out. The Russell Group of Universities is a very desired group for universities to belong to, so we’ve created the Russell Group Universities rankings. The rankings below will allow you to quickly compare the best Russell Group Universities. You will be able to see exactly what it is that students past and present think of the, that come under the Russell Group jurisdiction. You’ll also be able to see everything from detailed reviews, to facts and figures that back their rankings up. You can see how popular or how unpopular these universities can be. We understand better than anyone out there just how stressful it can be when applying to university, so we’ve provided you with some detailed rankings of the best Russell Group Universities that you can need! If you ever feel lost or if you're unsure whereabouts these universities are located, then don’t worry, you can always check out our map of UK universities.

University Average Rating % in study Students Reviews
1 Durham University  (4.41) 88 11390 9
2 University of Leeds  (4.36) 85 24045 10
3 University of Oxford  (4.34) 83 16080 4
4 Kings College London, UOL  (4.25) 88 14975 2
5 University of Nottingham  (4.12) 86 24665 4
6 Queen Mary, University of London  (4.03) 84 11020 8
7 University of Warwick  (4.00) 85 18990 8
8 University of Bristol  (4.00) 87 14380 9
9 University of Glasgow  (4.00) 88 20000 3
10 University of Liverpool  (3.97) 86 16020 12
11 University of Cambridge  (3.88) 88 13195 5
12 University of St Andrews  (3.78) 90 7155 9
13 University of Edinburgh  (3.70) 90 19290 6
14 London School Of Economics  (3.58) 87 9,600 4
15 University of Exeter  (3.53) 87 12520 10
16 Imperial College London  (3.50) 86 8580 6
17 University Of Birmingham  (3.48) 86 18875 11
18 The University Of Manchester  (3.43) 84 28500 8
19 Cardiff University  (3.32) 97 20115 8
20 Queen’s University, Belfast  (0.00) 88 17210 0