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Guardian University League Table 2015

What uni is the best in the UK? Use our Top University World Rankings 2015 to find the best Universities in the UK.

What are the top universities in the UK? What are top universities in the world? These are common questions that are asked by university students entering into their Higher Education course degrees every academic year. Below are a collecting of some of the best universities in the world and their current university ranking for 2015 and 2014. See all uni top world rankings below:

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Rank ('16) Rank ('15) Rank ('14) University Tuition Total Students
1 1 1 University of Cambridge 9000 19955
2 2 2 University of Oxford 9000 24650
3 3 4 University of St. Andrews 9000 10330
4 6 8 University of Surrey 9,250 16065
4 15 14 Loughborough University 9250 17130
5 4 7 University of Bath 9250 16910
6 8 6 Durham University 9,250 18385
6 9 10 University of Warwick 8940 25045
8 5 9 Imperial College London 9,250 17690
9 12 12 University of Exeter 9250 23175
10 10 11 Lancaster University 9000 13615
12 11 5 UCL, University of London 9,250 37950
13 7 3 London School of Economics 9,000 11210
14 19 24 University of Southampton 9,250 25180
15 27 33 Coventry University 9,000 31,690
16 20 20 University of Kent 9,000 20220
17 17 15 University of Birmingham 9250 34,835
18 13 18 Heriot-Watt University 9000 10,500
19 43 50 University of Sussex 9000 16685
20 14 17 University of East Anglia (UEA) 9,250 17195
20 18 19 University of Edinburgh 9,000 31,910
22 16 16 University of York 9250 17900
23 28 34 University of Leeds 9000 33300
24 25 21 University of Glasgow 6750 28165
25 30 38 University of Reading 9000 15840
26 24 22 SOAS, University of London 9250 6360
27 26 29 Cardiff University 9,250 31595
28 22 28 University of Nottingham 9000 32515
29 33 31 The University of Manchester 9000 40,490
29 28 27 Newcastle University 9250 24980
29 22 30 Aston University 9,250 14162
31 53 76 Falmouth University 9250 5385
32 21 13 University of Leicester 9000 16800
33 38 26 University of Strathclyde 9000 22955
35 34 23 University of Bristol 9250 23,590
36 40 32 King’s College London, UOL 9000 30,565
37 35 37 City, University of London 9250 16519
38 32 36 Queen Mary, University of London 9250 18890
38 47 41 University of Dundee 9000 15390
40 36 38 Royal Holloway, University of London 8911 10325
41 41 43 University of Aberdeen 9,000 14150
42 41 45 Keele University 9000 10600
42 37 38 University of Sheffield 9,250 28715
45 46 48 Queen’s University, Belfast 9000 23850
46 51 55 The Robert Gordon University 8500 12530
47 54 63 University of Essex 9,000 14585
48 39 35 Oxford Brookes University 9,250 17805
49 55 48 University of Portsmouth 8486 23505
50 48 51 Goldsmiths, University of London 9000 9345
51 57 73 Nottingham Trent University 9250 29370
52 57 60 Swansea University 9000 19160
53 52 44 Brunel University 9,250 13130
54 75 62 University of Hull 8861 16530
54 74 80 University of Gloucestershire 9000 8505
54 65 56 University of Lincoln 9000 14105
57 82 74 Bangor University 9,000 10766
58 80 69 Liverpool John Moores University 9250 22445
59 45 54 University of Liverpool 8778 27070
59 56 42 University of Huddersfield 9000 18280
61 69 78 Bath Spa University 9,250 7980
61 44 47 University of Northampton 9250 12850
63 71 52 Bournemouth University 9000 20200
64 78 85 Edinburgh Napier University 9000 12910
65 63 56 University of Stirling VARIED 12065
65 85 83 De Montfort University (DMU) 9,250 23205
67 62 68 University of Brighton 8751 21655
68 60 58 Northumbria University 9250 26675
69 75 70 Edge Hill University 9250 15220
69 61 46 University of Chester 9250 15325
71 80 77 University of Chichester 9,250 5540
72 83 90 University of Bradford 9000 10960
73 50 79 University of Derby 9,000 17585
74 73 72 Sheffield Hallam University 9000 30815
75 59 66 University of Winchester 9,250 7540
76 69 81 Queen Margaret University 7,000 5210
77 71 93 Manchester Metropolitan University 9,000 33010
78 100 101 University of Roehampton 9,250 10205
79 66 82 University of Hertfordshire 9250 24580
79 49 64 Bristol, University of the West of England (UWE) 8484 27880
81 86 103 Middlesex University 9,250 19505
82 93 97 Ulster University 9000 24640
83 90 92 Staffordshire University 7599 14910
84 111 111 Leeds Trinity University 9000 3625
85 67 87 University of Central Lancashire 8447 24160
86 88 61 Birmingham City University 9,000 24130
87 68 59 University of Plymouth 9,250 21645
88 105 67 Anglia Ruskin University 9000 39400
89 91 96 Glasgow Caledonian University 9,250 16415
90 94 85 University of Salford 8329 19995
91 84 75 Teesside University 9,250 18555
92 87 70 University of Greenwich 9,250 19915
93 101 114 Abertay University 8,000 4200
94 97 84 The University of West London 9000 10390
95 98 105 Cardiff Metropolitan University 9,000 10995
96 104 109 The University of Cumbria 9,250 9375
97 98 100 Kingston University 9,000 17218
98 115 110 University of Bedfordshire 9250 14000
100 96 89 St Marys University, Twickenham 9,000 5535
101 92 104 Canterbury Christ Church University 9000 15200
101 95 99 The University of Westminster 9250 19650
103 64 108 Glyndwr University 9,250 6415
105 113 115 University of Bolton 9250 6425
106 109 117 University of East London 9250 13215
108 103 95 University of Worcester 9,250 10745
109 77 65 University of Sunderland 9,000 13020
110 106 88 Aberystwyth University 9000 8455
111 112 113 London South Bank University 9250 17,985
113 102 - University of South Wales 8673 23465
114 107 111 Southampton Solent University 9,250 11060
115 110 105 University of the West of Scotland 9000 15995
116 108 107 Leeds Beckett University 9,250 24885
118 116 116 London Metropolitan University 9000 12145
119 114 119 Bucks New University 9250 8870

Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014-2015

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