Rise in the Complete University Guide 2018

Congratulations to the University of Leeds who have climbed two places in the 2018 Complete University Guide and are now ranked 14th in the country.

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University of Leeds continue to rise in the Complete University Guide 2018

Congratulations to the University of Leeds who have climbed two places in the 2018 Complete University Guide and are now ranked 14th in the country. Furthermore, the university feature in the top ten across 22 different subjects and are now ranked in first place for Accounting and Finance and top 3 for Nursing and Medical Technology.

Elsewhere on the list a further five individual subjects climb into the top 10 in this year’s list. Materials Technology climbs four places to rank in 7th and both Music and Geography and Environmental Science rank in at 10th. Civil Engineering climbs an impressive eight spots to 7th with Chemical Engineering ranking in 9th, up three spots from last year.

Full list of subjects ranking in the top 10:

1 Accounting & Finance
2 Food Science
3 Marketing
3 Medical Technology
3 Nursing
4 Mechanical Engineering
4 Social Policy
6 Communication & Media Studies
7 Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering
7 Art & Design
7 Civil Engineering
7 Materials Technology
8 Dentistry
8 East & South Asian Studies
8 Geology
8 Middle Eastern & African Studies
9 Chemical Engineering
10 Anatomy & Physiology
10 Geography & Environmental Science
10 Music
10 Russian & East European Languages
10 Sports Science

The Complete University Guide offers a comprehensive ranking of over 140 UK universities and takes into account many aspects of university life including student satisfaction, student-staff ratio, research quality and graduate prospects.

Sir Alan Langlands, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Leeds said: “League tables only give a brief insight into what universities can offer, but this reflects the commitment and hard work of our staff and students to provide an outstanding student experience.

2017 has been an exceptional year for Leeds after being named University of the Year 2017 by The Times and The Sunday Times’ Good University Guide and then securing a top 5 place in the 2017 Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey.