Loughborough University
Leicestershire, UK
LE11 3TU
+44 (0)1509 263171
Loughborough University

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Complete University Guide 2013

The Complete University Guide is an independent league table published every April.

Loughborough University was ranked 14th overall in the 2013 Guide, and in the subject tables Loughborough appears in the Top 10 in 11 subject areas.

Complete University Guide Subject Rankings

Loughborough Academic Department  Guide Subject Group 2011 2012 2013
Aeronautical and Automotive Engineering Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering 9 9 9
  Mechanical Engineering 6 6 6
Business School Accounting and Finance 7 6 5
  Business Studies 6 10 7
  Economics 28 31 31
Chemical Engineering Chemical Engineering 8 3 10
Chemistry Chemistry 30 21 27
Civil and Building Engineering Building 1 2 2
  Civil Engineering 13 9 8
  Town and Country Planning and Landscape 9 10 12
Computer Science Computer Science 20 23 26
Design School Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering 9 9 9
  Art and Design 9 11 14
  Psychology 29 36 40
Economics Economics 28 31 31
Electronic and Electrical Engineering Electrical and Electronic Engineering 13 12 11
English and Drama Drama, Dance and Cinematics 18 18 16
  English 27 19 18
Geography Geography and Environmental Science 16 20 26
Information Science Librarianship and Information Management 2 1 2
Materials Materials Technology   11 11
  Materials and Mineral Engineering 10    
Mathematical Sciences Mathematics 20 16 19
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering 9 9 9
  Mechanical Engineering 6 6 6
Physics Physics and Astronomy 33 28 25
PHIR Politics 32 31 26
School of the Arts Art and Design 9 11 14
School of Sport, Exercise & Health Sciences Anatomy and Physiology 20 22 20
  Hospitality, Leisure, Sport, Recreation and Tourism 3 2 2
  Psychology 29 36 40
  Sports Science 1 1 1
Social Sciences Communications and Media Studies   12 10
  Media Studies, Communications and Librarianship 4    
  Psychology 29 36 40
  Social Policy 10 27 22
  Sociology 16 15 31
Overall University Ranking   21 19 14

The Complete University Guide ranks universities according to their total score generated from ten indicators; student satisfaction, research assessment, entry standards, staff/student ratio, academic services spend, facilities spend, good honours degrees awarded, graduate prospects, completion rates and green credentials.
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Loughborough University
Loughborough,
Leicestershire, LE11 3TU,
United Kingdom.
+44 (0)1509 263171