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THE Ranking of UK universities

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The Times Education Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings is an annual publication of university rankings by the Times Higher Education magazine. It is one of the three most popular rankings in the world along with QS World Ranking and Academic Ranking of World Universities.

The influencers under the THE ranking include teaching (30%), research (30%), citation (30%), industry connections (2.5%), and international outlook (7.5%). This year, Pricewaterhouse Coopers (also known as PwC), a multinational professional services has audited the ranking calculation, making THE the only ranking system to be subjected to an independent scrutiny. 

This comparative table shows where UK universities rank on the world map:

THE Ranking of the UK universities

S.No.

Institution

THE Ranking 2020 (within the UK)

THE Ranking 2020 (Globally)

THE Ranking 2019 (Globally)

1

University of Oxford

1

1

1

2

University of Cambridge

2

3

2

3

Imperial College London

3

10

9

4

UCL

4

15

14

5

London School of Economics and Political Science

5

27

26

6

The University of Edinburgh

6

30

29

7

King’s College London

7

36

38

8

The University of Manchester

8

55

57

9

The University of Warwick

9

77

79

10

University of Bristol

10

87

78

Source: *https://www.timeshighereducation.com/student/best-universities/best-universities-uk
*https://www.timeshighereducation.com/world-university-rankings/2019/world-ranking#!/page/0/length/25/sort_by/rank/sort_order/asc/cols/stats   

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Updated on March 5, 2020

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