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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 University of Cambridge 9000 13195
2 University of Oxford 9000 16080
3 University of St Andrews 9000 7155
4 University of Surrey 9000 10165
4 Loughborough University 9000 16557
5 University of Bath 8857 13725
6 Durham University 9000 11390
6 University of Warwick 8940 18990
8 Imperial College London 9000 8580
9 University of Exeter 9000 12520
10 Lancaster University 9000 8970
12 UCL, University of London 8255 12750
13 London School Of Economics 9,000 9,600
14 University of Southampton 9000 16730
15 Coventry University 9,000 14739
16 University of Kent 9,000 19850
17 University Of Birmingham 9000 18875
18 Heriot-Watt University 9000 6280
19 University of Sussex 9000 9185
20 University of East Anglia (UEA) 9,000 15000
20 University of Edinburgh 9000 19290
22 University of York 9000 10430
23 University of Leeds 9000 24045
24 University of Glasgow 6750 20000
25 University of Reading 9000 9285
26 School Of Oriental And African Studies 9000 2980
27 Cardiff University 9000 20115
28 University of Nottingham 9000 24665
29 The University Of Manchester 9000 28500
29 Newcastle University 9000 14590
29 Aston University 9,000 7,278
31 Falmouth University N / A 2890
32 University of Leicester 9000 10240
33 University of Strathclyde 9000 14760
35 University of Bristol 9000 14380
36 King’s College London, UOL 9000 14975
37 City, University of London 9000 16519
38 Queen Mary, University of London 9000 11020
38 University Of Dundee 9000 10735
40 Royal Holloway, University of London 8911 7105
41 University of Aberdeen 9000 16000
42 Keele University 9000 8255
42 University of Sheffield 8975 18085
44 University of the Arts London 9,000 19,000
45 Queen’s University, Belfast 9000 17210
46 The Robert Gordon University 8500 9495
47 University of Essex 9,000 8,182
48 Oxford Brookes University 9,000 17864
49 University of Portsmouth 8486 17340
50 Goldsmiths, University of London 9000 5510
51 Nottingham Trent University 9250 31450
52 Swansea University 9000 12240
53 Brunel University 9000 11080
54 University of Hull 8861 19065
54 University of Gloucestershire 9000 6985
54 University of Lincoln 9000 10360
57 Bangor University 9,000 10766
58 Liverpool John Moores University 8930 20930
59 University of Liverpool 8778 16020
59 University of Huddersfield 9000 22573
61 Bath Spa University 8653 5170
61 University Of Northampton 8500 14000
63 Bournemouth University 9000 17313
64 Edinburgh Napier University 9000 11605
65 University of Stirling N / A N / A
65 De Montfort University 8739 16615
67 University of Brighton 8751 19115
68 Northumbria University 8500 24675
69 Edge Hill University 8717 14050
69 University of Chester 9,000 18000
71 The University Of Chichester 9,000 4,790
72 University of Bradford 9000 13035
73 University Of Derby 9,000 28964
74 Sheffield Hallam University 9000 27375
75 University of Winchester 9000 5040
76 Queen Margaret University 6750 3940
77 The Manchester Metropolitan University 9,000 36000
78 University of Roehampton 9000 1000
79 University of Hertfordshire 9000 19675
79 Bristol, University of the West of England 8484 24095
81 Middlesex University 9000 16310
82 University of Ulster 6000 20610
83 Staffordshire University 7599 15270
84 Leeds Trinity University 9000 3,100
85 University Of Central Lancashire 8447 35000
86 Birmingham City University 9000 23337
87 Plymouth University 9,000 18435
88 Anglia Ruskin University 9000 31000
89 Glasgow Caledonian University 7000 14560
90 University of Salford 8329 17445
91 Teesside University 9,250 16,070
92 University of Greenwich 9,000 22,000
93 Abertay University 7,500 4200
94 The University of West London 9000 12,000
95 Cardiff Metropolitan University 9000 8095
96 The University Of Cumbria 9000 9375
97 Kingston University 9,000 N / A
98 University of Bedfordshire 8665 24000
100 St Marys University, Twickenham 9,000 3,437
101 Canterbury Christ Church University 9000 17120
101 The University Of Westminster 9250 20000
103 Glyndŵr University 9,000 4,581
105 University Of Bolton 7041 8690
106 University of East London 9000 18335
108 University of Worcester 9,000 6815
109 University of Sunderland 9,000 13,695
110 Aberystwyth University 9000 8121
111 London South Bank University 9250 18255
113 University of South Wales 8673 13460
114 Southampton Solent University 9000 11545
115 University of the West of Scotland 9000 15685
116 Leeds Beckett University 8500 22720
118 London Metropolitan University 9000 12337
119 Bucks New University 7499 7925

Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014-2015

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