Top Universities in UK – Top 45 Results

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Top Universities in UK – Top 45 Results

While a student is deciding a destination for his education in an abroad country, he is always first concerned about the top universities in that country. The Higher education system of a country is adjudged by the best of their universities. If their universities have some good global ranking means their education system is good and if their universities have bad ranking means they whole education system needs some development.

Which institution of higher education are good and what their grades are, all of these statistics are scrutinized and printed by two chief educational organizations. One of them is called QS and the other is known as Times Higher Education.


These educational organizations have a big media group and their job is to search and investigate all the figures of every university in the world. Every year they form decisions of all the best countries and their best universities that are based on some precise educational aspects. Following I have listed all the best universities in UK their domestic and International ranks.

1 – University of Oxford:
Oxford University is the most famous and prestigious higher educational institute in the whole world. No matter where you go on the entire Earth, every student is aware of this respected university and wishes to study there, however, that being said, it is not easy to get admission there. Oxford University is the best university of United Kingdom and currently, it is ranked the best top ranked university of the world in THE ranking of 2017.

It spends about $14 million on scholarships, grants, award and other financial supports for students unable to afford their education expenses. Students that come from the lowermost earning or poor families get over $4,665 every year. More than 1 thousand completely subsidized scholarships are given to new master’s and doctoral students every year. The university of Oxford has more than 100 libraries in it; it’s like a paradise for nerds.

At present, there are more than 22,600 students admitted at Oxford, of which 11,603 are undergraduates and 10,499 are postgraduates. Over 41% of their academic staff and student body comprise citizens of overseas countries. Oxford has achieved 10 Queen’s Anniversary Prizes for their best of the quality education. Here is a link to the official website of the University of Oxford.

2 -University of Cambridge
Said to be built by some oxford scholars, Cambridge has many defeated and now rivals Oxford which is the best university in the world. Cambridge University is currently the 2nd top ranked the university of United Kingdom and it 4th best of the world. After Oxford, it is said to be one the oldest universities in the world and has the most beautiful and historic university campus.

Cambridge has every bit the quality, a world’s most leading educational institute must have. It has over 18,000 students advancing to successful and bright future and best faculty of 9,000. Just like every other top university it is not easy to get admission there as most of the students are rejected and only lucky few gets admission there. Research students are provided the opportunity to increase supervising and representing experience by doing teaching from relevant Colleges and departments.

Cambridge is particularly very well-known for its mathematics as most of the big time famous awarded scientist and mathematician belonged to it. There are more than 92 Nobel Prizes awarded to scholars associated with the university. Here is a link to the official website of the University of Cambridge.

3 – Imperial College London

Imperial College London, located in London and founded in 1887, is the third best educational institute in London and also world’s 8th best-ranked university for higher education. It has maintained its position as top and leading for many years. Imperial is educating over 14,700 students and to administer them, they have a staff of about 8,000. It is overall structured into faculties of engineering, science, business, and medicine.

It has a very multicultural environment that comprises over 125 countries. Its most well-known and notable alumni have been awarded 14 Nobel prizes, 2 Field Medals and many other awards respected all around the world. In whole the United Kingdom, students of Imperial College London are ranked to have the top employment.

It has all types of facilities available for its students like its campuses contain two sports halls, four gyms, and two swimming pools. They have 21 halls of residence that have over 3,000 rooms in them. Here is a link to the official website of Imperial College London.

4 – University College Of London
University college of London, a very well respected higher educational institute, was founded in 1826. It stands straight among the best and leading universities of the world. In the United Kingdom, it is ranked 4th top university and it is the 15th best university of the world in THE ranking 2017. The United Kingdom in one of the best countries for higher education and to be a top university of United Kingdom is an enormous, prestigious and honorable position.

This institution is so large that only in School of Life and Medical Sciences they have a staff of over 5,000. They have a mix cultural campus as 50% of their total student population comprises overseas students. The most competitive subject degrees of University College London are BSc in Philosophy, Economics, and Politics. Being a top university by providing rarely found quality of education, it has graduated some of the most notable personalities of history. For instance, you must be aware of Mahatma Gandhi and Alexander Graham Bell, both were UCL alumni. Here is a link to the official website of University College London.

5 – London School of Economics and Political Science

London School of Economics has earned its place among the top universities by providing the best of the education and facilities to all the students coming there from around the world. It is the 5th best higher educational institute of the United Kingdom and in 2017 ranking of THE, it is ranked 25th best university in the world. There are total Twenty Five academics inside this university for teaching and research.

This prestigious university has everything an education devoted student can possibly wish for. There are over 10 thousand students enrolled and they have a staff of 3300 including teachers and researchers. It has the most international student admitted, about 70% of total student body, in whole the United Kingdom that makes a very multicultural atmosphere. As its name is London School of Economics, it is the best institute for to study this subject as 13 Nobel Prizes out of a total 48 in Economics were awarded to its alumni. However, Economics is not all because it has also secured itself 2 Nobel Prizes in Literature and 3 Nobel Peace Prizes. London School of Economics also has a reputation of educating the most billionaires of today. Here is a link to an official website of London School of Economics and Political Science.


Top 40 Universities of the USA and their Ranks

UK Rank World Rank University
11University of Oxford
24University of Cambridge
38Imperial College London
415University College London
5=25London School of Economics and Political Science
627University of Edinburgh
7=36King’s College London
855University of Manchester
971University of Bristol
10=82University of Warwick
1188University of Glasgow
12=96Durham University
13109University of Sheffield
14=110University of St Andrews
15=113Queen Mary University of London
16=121University of Southampton
17=126University of Exeter
18129University of York
19130University of Birmingham
20133University of Leeds
21=137Lancaster University
22147University of Nottingham
23149University of Sussex
24158University of Liverpool
25=165University of East Anglia
26172University of Leicester
27=173Royal Holloway, University of London
28=180University of Dundee
29=182Cardiff University
30=188University of Aberdeen
31=190Newcastle University
32=192University of Reading
=33201-250Birkbeck University of London
=33201-250Queen’s University Belfast
=33201-250St George’s, University of London
=36251-300University of Bath
=36251-300University of Surrey
=38301-350Aberystwyth University
=38301-350Anglia Ruskin University
=38301-350Bangor University

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