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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 13195
2 2 2 University of Oxford 9000 16080
3 3 4 University of St Andrews 9000 7155
4 15 14 Loughborough University 9250 17975
4 6 8 University of Surrey 9,250 10,165
5 4 7 University of Bath 9250 13725
6 8 6 Durham University 9,250 11,390
6 9 10 University of Warwick 8940 18990
8 5 9 Imperial College London 9,250 8580
9 12 12 University of Exeter 9250 12520
10 10 11 Lancaster University 9000 8970
12 11 5 UCL, University of London 9,250 12,750
13 7 3 London School Of Economics 9,000 9600
14 19 24 University of Southampton 9,250 16,730
15 27 33 Coventry University 9,000 14739
16 20 20 University of Kent 9,000 19850
17 17 15 University Of Birmingham 9000 18875
18 13 18 Heriot-Watt University 9000 6280
19 43 50 University of Sussex 9000 9185
20 14 17 University of East Anglia (UEA) 9,250 15,000
20 18 19 University of Edinburgh 9,000 19,290
22 16 16 University of York 9000 10430
23 28 34 University of Leeds 9000 24045
24 25 21 University of Glasgow 6750 20000
25 30 38 University of Reading 9000 9285
26 24 22 SOAS, University of London 9000 2980
27 26 29 Cardiff University 9,250 20,115
28 22 28 University of Nottingham 9000 24665
29 22 30 Aston University 9,250 7,278
29 28 27 Newcastle University 9000 14590
29 33 31 The University Of Manchester 9000 28500
31 53 76 Falmouth University 9250 2890
32 21 13 University of Leicester 9000 10240
33 38 26 University of Strathclyde 9000 14760
35 34 23 University of Bristol 9250 14380
36 40 32 King’s College London, UOL 9000 14975
37 35 37 City, University of London 9000 16519
38 32 36 Queen Mary, University of London 9250 11020
38 47 41 University Of Dundee 9000 10735
40 36 38 Royal Holloway, University of London 8911 7105
41 41 43 University of Aberdeen 9,000 16,000
42 37 38 University of Sheffield 9,250 27,947
42 41 45 Keele University 9000 8255
44 31 53 University of the Arts London (UAL) 9,000 19000
45 46 48 Queen’s University, Belfast 9000 17210
46 51 55 The Robert Gordon University 8500 9495
47 54 63 University of Essex 9,000 8182
48 39 35 Oxford Brookes University 9,250 17,864
49 55 48 University of Portsmouth 8486 17340
50 48 51 Goldsmiths, University of London 9000 5510
51 57 73 Nottingham Trent University 9250 31450
52 57 60 Swansea University 9000 12240
53 52 44 Brunel University 9,250 11,080
54 65 56 University of Lincoln 9000 10360
54 74 80 University of Gloucestershire 9000 6985
54 75 62 University of Hull 8861 19065
57 82 74 Bangor University 9,000 10766
58 80 69 Liverpool John Moores University 9250 20930
59 45 54 University of Liverpool 8778 16020
59 56 42 University of Huddersfield 9000 22573
61 44 47 University Of Northampton 9250 14000
61 69 78 Bath Spa University 9,250 5170
63 71 52 Bournemouth University 9000 17313
64 78 85 Edinburgh Napier University 9000 11605
65 63 56 University of Stirling N / A N / A
65 85 83 De Montfort University 9,250 16,615
67 62 68 University of Brighton 8751 19115
68 60 58 Northumbria University 9250 24675
69 61 46 University of Chester 9250 18000
69 75 70 Edge Hill University 9250 14050
71 80 77 The University Of Chichester 9,000 4790
72 83 90 University of Bradford 9000 13035
73 50 79 University Of Derby 9,000 28964
74 73 72 Sheffield Hallam University 9000 27375
75 59 66 University of Winchester 9,250 5040
76 69 81 Queen Margaret University 7,000 3,940
77 71 93 Manchester Metropolitan University 9,000 38000
78 100 101 University of Roehampton 9,250 1,000
79 49 64 Bristol, University of the West of England (UWE) 8484 24095
79 66 82 University of Hertfordshire 9250 27500
81 86 103 Middlesex University 9,250 19,000
82 93 97 Ulster University 9000 20610
83 90 92 Staffordshire University 7599 15270
84 111 111 Leeds Trinity University 9000 3100
85 67 87 University Of Central Lancashire 8447 35000
86 88 61 Birmingham City University 9,000 23337
87 68 59 Plymouth University 9,250 18,435
88 105 67 Anglia Ruskin University 9000 31000
89 91 96 Glasgow Caledonian University 7000 14560
90 94 85 University of Salford 8329 17445
91 84 75 Teesside University 9,250 16070
92 87 70 University of Greenwich 9,250 22,000
93 101 114 Abertay University 8,000 4,200
94 97 84 The University of West London 9000 12000
95 98 105 Cardiff Metropolitan University 9,000 12,000
96 104 109 The University Of Cumbria 9,250 9,375
97 98 100 Kingston University 9,000 N / A
98 115 110 University of Bedfordshire 8665 24000
100 96 89 St Marys University, Twickenham 9,000 3437
101 92 104 Canterbury Christ Church University 9000 17120
101 95 99 The University Of Westminster 9250 20000
103 64 108 Glyndwr University 9,250 4581
105 113 115 University Of Bolton 9250 8690
106 109 117 University of East London 9250 18335
108 103 95 University of Worcester 9,250 6,815
109 77 65 University of Sunderland 9,000 13695
110 106 88 Aberystwyth University 9000 8121
111 112 113 London South Bank University 9250 18255
113 102 - University of South Wales 8673 13460
114 107 111 Southampton Solent University 9,250 11545
115 110 105 University of the West of Scotland 9000 15685
116 108 107 Leeds Beckett University 9,250 25000
118 116 116 London Metropolitan University 9000 12337
119 114 119 Bucks New University 7499 7925

Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014-2015

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