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Loughborough rises to 12th place in ‘Table of Tables’

Loughborough University has risen again in the Times Higher Education 2016 ‘Table of Tables’, taking 12th place.

The league table is based on the combined results of the UK’s three main domestic university rankings.

Loughborough is ranked in the top 15 in each of the most recent national league tables, cementing its status as one of the country’s leading higher education institutions.

Speaking about the ‘Table of Tables’, Loughborough University Vice Chancellor Professor Robert Allison said: “We are delighted that the University is continuing to rise up the league tables.  It is further recognition of the unique environment we have created at the campus.”

The full ‘Table of Tables’ can be found below:

 

2016 ranking

 

 

Institution

1

University of Cambridge

2

University of Oxford

3

University of St Andrews

4

Imperial College London

5

Durham University

6

University of Warwick

7

University of Surrey

8

London School of Economics

9

University of Exeter

10

University of Bath

11

Lancaster University

=12

Loughborough University

=12

University College London

14

University of Southampton

15

University of Birmingham

=16

University of East Anglia

=16

University of York

18

University of Leeds

19

University of Sussex

20

University of Kent

21

University of Edinburgh

22

University of Bristol

23

Coventry University

=24

University of Nottingham

=24

Newcastle University

26

University of Sheffield

=27

Heriot-Watt University

=27

University of Glasgow

29

King’s College London

30

University of Leicester

 

 

Notes for editors

Press release reference number: PR 15/193

Loughborough is one of the country’s leading universities, with an international reputation for research that matters, excellence in teaching, strong links with industry, and unrivalled achievement in sport and its underpinning academic disciplines.

It has been awarded five stars in the independent QS Stars university rating scheme, putting it among the best universities in the world, and was named University of the Year in the What Uni Student Choice Awards 2015.Loughborough is consistently ranked in the top twenty of UK universities in the Times Higher Education’s ‘table of tables’ and is in the top 10 in England for research intensity. It was 2nd in the 2015 THE Student Experience Survey and was named Sports University of the Year 2013-14 by The Times and Sunday Times. In recognition of its contribution to the sector, Loughborough has been awarded seven Queen's Anniversary Prizes.

In September 2015 the University opened an additional academic campus in London’s new innovation quarter. Loughborough University London, based on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, offers postgraduate and executive-level education, as well as research and enterprise opportunities.

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