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31 Oct 2019

Lougborough retains 5th place in 2020 Times Higher Education 'Table of Tables'

The 2020 ‘Table of Tables’ ranks the UK’s top 30 universities based on the combined results of the three main domestic university league tables – the Times and Sunday Times Good University GuideThe Guardian University Guide, and the Complete University Guide – to provide a snapshot of how universities are viewed by national newspapers.

Loughborough is in the top ten of every national university league table, as well as being ranked first in the Midlands.

Speaking about Loughborough’s performance in the 2020 ‘Table of Tables’, the University’s Vice-Chancellor, Professor Robert Allison, said: “Our 5th place ranking in the ‘Table of Tables’ underlines our position as one of the country’s very best universities.

“Our continued success in the league tables is due to the hard work and dedication of staff and students across our campuses in Loughborough and London, as well as the Students’ Union. I am incredibly proud of what we have achieved.”

The full ‘Table of Tables’ is as follows:

Institution2020 rank
University of Cambridge 1
University of Oxford 2
University of St Andrews 3
Imperial College London 4
Loughborough University 5
Durham University 6
Lancaster University 7
University of Bath 8
London School of Economics and Political Science 9
University of Warwick 10
University of Exeter 11
University of Leeds 12
UCL 13
University of Birmingham 14
University of Glasgow 15
University of Bristol 16
University of Nottingham 17
University of Southampton 18=
University of Manchester 18=
University of Edinburgh 20
University of York 21
Royal Holloway, University of London 22
Nottingham Trent University 23=
University of East Anglia 23=
University for the Creative Arts 25=
Harper Adams University 25=
Coventry University 27
Lincoln University 28
University of Surrey 29
Newcastle University 30