Good University Guide

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The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide league table. 

Rank University Student Satisfaction (%) Graduate prospects (%) Ucas entry points Completion rate (%) Total points
1 University of Cambridge 85.6 88.7 616 98.9 1,000
1 University of Oxford 85.4 82.6 580 98.9 1,000
3 University of St Andrews 86.3 79.1 523 96.9 873
4  Imperial College London 83.5 89.9 576 97.1 855
5 London School of Economics 78.3 83.4 537 96.3 848
6 Durham University 85.3 79.5 525 95.8 847
7 University of Exeter 86.4 79.6 459 96.5 820
8 University of Warwick 84.0 78.1 510 95.7 811
9 University College London  79.0 81.8 521 93.6 801
10 University of Bath 87.1 85.4 489 95.2 795
11 University of Surrey 86.9 81.8 422 91.0 781
12 Lancaster University 84.2 78.0 448 93.9 771
13 Loughborough University 85.7 80.0 406 93.5 761
14 University of East Anglia 86.5 70.3 431 92.2 757
15 University of Birmingham 82.8 84.3 439 94.2 751
16 University of York 82.6 73.8 446 93.2 742
17 University of Leeds 84.3 74.8 434 94.4 737
18 University of Southampton 82.2 77.9 431 92.5 735
19 University of Bristol 80.4 80.2 483 95.5 730
20 University of Leicester 83.2 73.9 401 93.1 729
21 University of Sheffield 83 76.9 439 93.9 717
22 University of Edinburgh 77.4 78.1 489 90.4 716
22 Newcastle University 85.3 78.8 438 94.2 716
22 University of Nottingham 82.2 79.2 442 94 716
25 University of Sussex 82.1 76.1 411 90.5 712
26 University of Glasgow 83.9 79.9 487 87.4 710
27 Cardiff University 83 81.7 423 95.6 700
28 University of Manchester 81.9 75.7 443 93.2 695
29 King's College London 78.7 80.1 470 92.5 694
30 University of Kent 84.1 75.2 372 91.4 693
31 Soas 79.3 64.2 422 85.6 688
32 University of Essex 85.7 65.2 343 86.6 684
33 University of Reading 83.7 71.8 376 91.4 682
34 Aston University 84 77.1 381 91.6 675
34 Royal Holloway, University of London 82.4 62.8 405 92.3 675
36 University of Liverpool 79.8 72.7 414 92.5 656
37 Queen Mary, University of London 80 70.3 424 90.8 654
38 Queen's University, Belfast 83.3 75.1 391 92.2 651
39 University of Strathclyde 82.3 77.9 470 85.7 644
40 Keele University 87.1 72.3 384 89.2 631
41 Heriot-Watt University 82.9 73.2 424 82.4 630
42 Coventry University 88.4 71.2 313 87.6 623
43 Swansea University 81.5 78.6 341 90.1 619
44 University of Aberdeen 80.4 74.3 444 82.5 616
45 University of Dundee 84.6 70.7 409 84.2 615
46 City University 80 74.2 394 87.4 605
47 Brunel University London 84.4 60 352 86 597
48 University of Buckingham 85.1 75.3 330 80.2 595
49 Oxford Brookes University 83.3 67.9 369 89.1 586
50 Bangor University 85.4 66.6 305 85.1 573