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University rankings

Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide rankings 2020 Progression to the Top 30 UK universities Every one of the Top 30 universities in the UK has accepted our academic students. They all recognise that students from Kings arrive at university having been expertly prepared and motivated to succeed. The table below shows where Kings’ A-level and Foundation students have been accepted. Universities are listed by ranking, according to The Times Good University Guide 2020.

Accepted Kings A-level students Accepted Kings Advanced Level Foundation students

1

University of Cambridge

16

University of Glasgow

2

University of Oxford

17

Harper Adams University

3

University of St Andrews

18

University of Manchester

4

Imperial College London

19

Royal Holloway, University of London

5

Loughborough University

20

University of Southampton

6

London School of Economics and Political Science

21

University of Nottingham

7

Durham University

22

University of York

8

Lancaster University

23

University of East Anglia

9

University College London

24

University of Dundee

10

University of Warwick

25

University of Edinburgh

11

University of Bath

26

University of Sheffield

12

University of Exeter

27

University of Aberdeen

13

University of Leeds

28

Newcastle University

14

University of Birmingham

29

University of Liverpool

15

University of Bristol

30

King’s College London


University rankings

Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide rankings 2020 Accounting and Finance

Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering

Art and Design

1

University of Leeds

1

University of Cambridge

1

University of Oxford

2

London School of Economics and Political Science

2

Imperial College London

2

Loughborough University

3

University of Warwick

3

University of Bristol

3

Lancaster University

4

University of Glasgow

4

University of Bath

4

University of Essex

5

University of Strathclyde

5

University of Leeds

5

University College London

6

University of Bath

6

University of Glasgow

6

Newcastle University

7

University of York

7=

Swansea University

7

University of Glasgow

8=

Queens University, Belfast

7=

University of Southampton

8

Aberystwyth University

8=

Lancaster University

9

Loughborough University

9

University of Leeds

10

Loughborough University

10

Newcastle University

10

Goldsmiths, University of London

11

University of Exeter

11

University of Nottingham

11

University of Wales Trinity St David

12

University of Liverpool

12

University of Strathclyde

12

University of Portsmouth

13

University of Aberdeen

13

Coventry University

13

Ulster University

14

University of Birmingham

14

University of Manchester

14

Manchester Metropolitan University

15

Ulster University

15=

University of the West of Scotland

15

Arts University Bournemouth

16

University of Nottingham

15=

University of Surrey

16

University of Dundee

17=

Swansea University

17=

University of Liverpool

17

University of Southampton

17=

University of Sussex

17=

University of Sheffield

18

Nottingham Trent University

19

University of Reading

19

Ulster University

19

University of Edinburgh

20

University of Sheffield

20

University of the West of England

20

Brunel University, London


University rankings

Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide rankings 2020 Anatomy and Physiology

Archaeology and Forensic Science

Architecture

1

University of St Andrews

1

University of Cambridge

1

University of Bath

2

University of Cambridge

2

University of Dundee

2

University of Cambridge

3

Newcastle University

3

University of Oxford

3

Loughborough University

4

University of Dundee

4

University College London

4

University of Sheffield

5

University of Oxford

5

Durham University

5

University College London

6

University of Glasgow

6

University of York

6

Cardiff University

7

Glasgow Caledonian University

7

University of Glasgow

7

University of Strathclyde

8

University College London

8

University of Liverpool

8

Newcastle University

9

Loughborough University

9

University of Exeter

9

Queen’s University Belfast

10

University of Bristol

10

Queen’s University, Belfast

10

Manchester School of Architecture

11

University of Huddersfield

11

Swansea University

11

University of Liverpool

12

University of Brighton

12

University of Birmingham

12

University of Edinburgh

13

University of Leeds

13

University of Kent

13

University of Dundee

14=

University of Salford

14

University of Leicester

14

Oxford Brookes University

14=

University of Aberdeen

15

Newcastle University

15

University of the West of England

16

University of Liverpool

16

University of Southampton

16

University of the Arts, London

17

Cardiff University

17

University of Reading

17

University of Kent

18

University of Manchester

18

University of Sheffield

18=

Ulster University

19

University of Sussex

19

University of Lincoln

18=

Solent University

20

King’s College London

20

University of Aberdeen

18=

University of Nottingham


University rankings

Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide rankings 2020

Biological Sciences

Building

Business Studies

1

University of Cambridge

1

Loughborough University

1

University of St Andrews

2

University of Oxford

2

University College London

2

University of Bath

3

University of Dundee

3

Heriot-Watt University

3=

University of Oxford

4

Imperial College London

4

Ulster University

3=

Loughborough University

5

University of St Andrews

5

University of Reading

5

University of Warwick

6

University of York

6

Oxford Brookes University

6

University of Leeds

7

University of Strathclyde

7

University of Nottingham

7

University of Strathclyde

8

University of Sheffield

8

University of the West of England

8

Lancaster University

9

University College London

9=

Robert Gordon University

9

University College London

10=

Lancaster University

9=

Coventry University

10=

10=

University of Exeter

11

London South Bank University

10=

University of York London School of Economics and Political Science

12

University of Warwick

12=

Nottingham Trent University

12

University of Exeter

13

King’s College London

12=

Liverpool John Moores University

13

King’s College London

14

University of Bristol

14

Edinburgh Napier University

14

University of Southampton

15

University of Edinburgh

15

Sheffield Hallam University

15=

University of Sheffield

16

Durham University

16=

Northumbria University

15=

City, University of London

17

University of Bath

16=

Aston University

17

University of Glasgow

18

University of Sussex

18

University of Portsmouth

18

University of Stirling

19

University of Manchester

19

University of Salford

19

University of East Anglia

20

University of Birmingham

20

Plymouth University

20

University of Bristol


University rankings

Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide rankings 2020

Chemical Engineering

Chemistry

Civil Engineering

1

University of Cambridge

1

University of Cambridge

1

University of Cambridge

2

Imperial College London

2

University of Oxford

2

University of Glasgow

3

University of Nottingham

3

University of St Andrews

3

University of Bath

4

University of Bath

4

University of York

4

Imperial College London

5=

University of Strathclyde

5

Durham University

5

University of Southampton

5=

University of Birmingham

6

University of Warwick

6

University of Bristol

7

Swansea University

7

University of Strathclyde

7

University of Aberdeen

8

Lancaster University

8

Lancaster University

8

University of Sheffield

9=

University of Sheffield

9

University of Liverpool

9

University of Nottingham

9=

Heriot-Watt University

10=

Nottingham Trent University

10

Swansea University

11

Loughborough University

10=

University of Nottingham

11

Heriot-Watt University

12

University College London

12=

University College London

12

University of Exeter

13

University of Manchester

12=

University of Bristol

13=

Loughborough University

14

University of Wolverhampton

14

University of Birmingham

13=

University of Leeds

15

Queen’s University, Belfast

15

University of Bath

16

University of Portsmouth

16

17

University of Leeds

18

15

Northumbria University

Heriot-Watt University

16=

University of Strathclyde

17

University of Glasgow

16=

University of Liverpool

University of Edinburgh

18

Keele University

18

University of Birmingham

19

London South Bank University

19

University of Leicester

19

Cardiff University

20

Newcastle University

20

University of Surrey

20

Ulster University


University rankings

Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide rankings 2020 Communication and Media Studies

Computer Science

Dentistry

1

Loughborough University

1

University of Cambridge

1

University of Glasgow

2

University of Leeds

2

Imperial College London

2

University of Dundee

3

University of Exeter

3

University of St Andrews

3

Queen’s University, Belfast

4

Lancaster University

4

University of Oxford

4

Newcastle University

5

University of Sheffield

5

University of Bath

5

Queen Mary, University of London

6=

Newcastle University

6

University of Exeter

6

Cardiff University

6=

Cardiff University

7

University of Manchester

7

University of Manchester

8

University of Warwick

8

Swansea University

8

University of Bristol

9

University of York

9

Durham University

9

University of Leeds

10

University of Southampton

10

University of Nottingham

10

University of Liverpool

11

University of Strathclyde

11=

University of Sheffield

11

University of Birmingham

12

University of Stirling

11=

University of Birmingham

12

University of Central Lancashire

13

Swansea University

13=

University of Glasgow

13

University of Sheffield

14

City, University of London

13=

Aberystwyth University

14

Plymouth University

15

University of Leicester

15

University of Edinburgh

15

King’s College London

16

Queen’s University, Belfast

16

University of Southampton

17

University of Surrey

17

Loughborough University

18

University of East Anglia

18

University College London

19

University of Sussex

19=

University of Warwick

20

King’s College London

19=

Newcastle University


University rankings

Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide rankings 2020 Drama, Dance and Cinematics

Economics

Education

1

University of Glasgow

1

University of Warwick

1

University of the West of Scotland

2

University of Sussex

2

University of St Andrews

2

University of Cambridge

3

Lancaster University

3

University of Cambridge

3

University of Glasgow

4

University of Warwick

4

University of Oxford

4

University of Strathclyde

5

University of Birmingham

London School of Economics and

5

University of Essex

5

6

Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh

6

University of Strathclyde

6=

University of Edinburgh

7

University of Manchester

7

University College London

6=

University of Stirling

8

University of Exeter

8

University of Leeds

8

University of Warwick

9

Central School of Speech and Drama

9

University of Bath

9

University of Dundee

10

Edinburgh Napier University

10

Loughborough University

10

Durham University

11

University of Birmingham

11=

University of Glasgow

11

Coventry University

12

University of Bristol

11=

University of Bristol

12

University of Aberdeen

13

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

13

University of Nottingham

13

University of Reading

14

University of Surrey

14

University of Exeter

14

University of Southampton

15

Loughborough University

15

Lancaster University

15

University College London

16

University of Leeds

16

Durham University

16

University of York

17

Queen Mary, University of London

17

University of East Anglia

17

Brunel University, London

18

University of Sheffield

18

University of Stirling

18

Bangor University

19

Arts University, Bournemouth

19

Heriot-Watt University

19

University of Manchester

20

Royal Holloway, University of London

20

University of Aberdeen

20=

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

20=

St Mary’s University, Twickenham

Politcal Science


University rankings

Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide rankings 2020 Electrical and Electronic Engineering

English

Food Science

1

University of Cambridge

1

Durham University

1

University of Glasgow

2

Imperial College London

2

University of York

2

University of Surrey

3

University of Southampton

3

University of St Andrews

3

University of Leeds

4

University of Leeds

4

University of Oxford

4

Robert Gordon University

5

University of Strathclyde

5

University of Cambridge

5

Glasgow Caledonian University

6

University College London

6

University College London

6

Queen’s University, Belfast

7

University of Nottingham

7

University of Exeter

7

University of Nottingham

8

University of Glasgow

8

Loughborough University

8

Ulster University

9

Queen’s University, Belfast

9

Lancaster University

9

Plymouth University

10

University of Bath

10

Newcastle University

10

University of Reading

11

University of Edinburgh

11=

University of Glasgow

11

Newcastle University

12

University of Manchester

11=

University of Birmingham

12=

Coventry University

13=

Loughborough University

13

University of Nottingham

12=

University of Central Lancashire

13=

Swansea Universit

14

University of Aberdeen

14

Royal Agricultural University

15

University of Surrey

15

University of Warwick

15

Abertay University

16

University of Bristol

16

University of Manchester

16

University of Hertfordshire

17

University of Sheffield

17

University of Sheffield

17

King’s College London

18

University of Exeter

18

University of Sussex

18

Kingston University

19

Newcastle University

19

Liverpool Hope University

19

University of Worcester

20

Lancaster University

20

Liverpool John Moores University

20= Royal Holloway, University of London 20= Aberystwyth University


University rankings

Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide rankings 2020

General Engineering

Geography and Environmental Science

Geology

1

University of Bristol

1

University of St Andrews

1

Imperial College London

2

University of Cambridge

2

University of Cambridge

2

University of Cambridge

3

University of Glasgow

3

Durham University

3

University of Oxford

4

University of Oxford

4

University of Oxford

4

Durham University

5

Imperial College London

5

University of Bristol

5

University of Bristol

6

University of Nottingham

6

Lancaster University

6

University of St Andrews

7

Heriot-Watt University

7

London School of Economics and Political Sciences

7

University of Southampton

8

University of Sheffield

8

University of Exeter

8

University of Exeter

9

University of Warwick

9=

University of Glasgow

9

Royal Holloway, University of London

10

Durham University

9=

University of Birmingham

10

University of East Anglia

11

King’s College London

11=

Newcastle University

11

University of Leeds

12

University of Aberdeen

11=

Loughborough University

12=

University of Manchester

13

University of Dundee

13

University College London

12=

University of Glasgow

14

Swansea University

14

University of Manchester

14

University of Aberdeen

15

Liverpool John Moores University

15

University of Nottingham

15

Aberystwyth University

16

University of Exeter

16

Royal Holloway, University of London

16

University of Birmingham

17

Nottingham Trent University

17=

University of Southampton

17

Bangor University

18

University of Lincoln

17=

Aberystwyth University

18

University College London

19

University of the West of England

19

University of Leeds

19

University of Leicester

20

Ulster University

20

University of Dundee

20

University of Portsmouth


University rankings

Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide rankings 2020 History of Art, Architecture and Design

History

Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation and Tourism

1

University of Cambridge

1

University of Cambridge

1

University of Birmingham

2

Aberystwyth University

2

University of Oxford

2

University of Strathclyde

3

University of St Andrews

3

Durham University

3

Ulster University

4

University of Oxford

4

University of St Andrews

4

Liverpool John Moores University

5

University of York

5

University of Sheffield

5=

University of Manchester

6

Courtauld

6

University College London

5=

University of Surrey

7

University of Warwick

7=

University of York

7

University of Lincoln

8

University of Manchester

7=

University of Warwick

8

Glasgow Caledonian University

9

University of Birmingham

9

University of Exeter

9

University of Central Lancashire

10

University College London

10

University of Leeds

10

University of Sunderland

11

University of Leeds

11=

University of Manchester

11

Coventry University

12

University of Aberdeen

11=

University of Birmingham

12

University of Gloucestershire

13

University of Leicester

13

Lancaster University

13

Arts University, Bournemouth

14

University of Exeter

14

University of Nottingham

15

University of East Anglia

16

University of Sussex

17

University of Nottingham

17

London School of Economics and Politcal Science

18=

University of Kent

18

University of Glasgow

18

London South Bank University

18=

University of Essex

19

University of Kent

19

Oxford Brookes University

20

Plymouth University

Royal Holloway, University of London

20

University of Huddersfield

14=

Manchester Metropolitan University

15= University of Sussex

14=

De Montfort University

15= University of Southampton

16=

Leeds Beckett University

16=

Edge Hill University

20= 20=

University of Aberdeen


University rankings

Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide rankings 2020 Land and Property Management

Law

Linguistics

1

University of Cambridge

1

University of Cambridge

1

University of Oxford

2

Ulster University

2

University College London

2=

University of Warwick

3

Oxford Brookes University

3

University of Oxford

2=

Lancaster University

4

University of Reading

4

University of Glasgow

4

University of Cambridge

5

Sheffield Hallam University

5

5

University of Manchester

6

Nottingham Trent University

6

King’s College London

6

University College London

7

Birmingham City University

7

University of Aberdeen

7

Newcastle University

8

University of Westminster

8

University of Leeds

8

University of Sheffield

9

University of Greenwich

9

University of Dundee

9

University of Leeds

10=

University of Strathclyde

10

SOAS University of London

10=

Durham University

11

University of Aberdeen

University of Edinburgh

12

University of Kent

13=

University of Nottingham

13

University of Edinburgh

13=

Abertay University

14

University of York

15

University of Bristol

15

University of Huddersfield

16

University of Sheffield

16

University of Glasgow

17

University of Kent

17

University of Central Lancashire

18

University of York

18

King’s College London

19

University of Warwick

19

Bangor University

20

University of Southampton

20

Manchester Metropolitan University

12

London School of Economics and Political Science


University rankings

Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide rankings 2020

Materials Technology

Mathematics

Mechanical Engineering

1

Univerity of Cambridge

1

Univerity of Cambridge

1

University of Cambridge

2

University of Oxford

2

University of Oxford

2

Imperial College London

3

Loughborough University

3

University of St Andrews

3

University of Bristol

4

University of Sheffield

4

University of Warwick

4

University of Southampton

5=

Durham University

5

University of Leeds

5=

Imperial College London

6

University of Strathclyde

5

Imperial College London

6

University of Manchester

7

University of Exeter

7

University College London

7

Heriot-Watt University

8

University of Birmingham

8

Lancaster University

8

Loughborough University

9

Swansea University

9

University of Birmingham

9

University of Bath

10

Sheffield Hallam University

10

University of Strathclyde

10

University of Sheffield

11

Queen Mary, University of London

11

Heriot-Watt University

11

University of Nottingham

12

Birmingham City University

12

Loughborough University

12=

Swansea University

13

De Montfort University

13

University of Bristol

12=

University of Glasgow

14

Bucks New University

14

University of Edinburgh

14

Lancaster University

15

University of Huddersfield

15=

University of Nottingham

15

University of Birmingham

15=

University of Manchester

16

University College London

17=

University of Glasgow

17

London South Bank University

17=

University of Bath

18

University of Edinburgh

19

University of Southampton

19

University of Surrey

20

University of Aberdeen

20=

University of Liverpool

20=

University of Greenwich


University rankings

Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide rankings 2020

Medicine

Nursing

Pharmacology and Pharmacy

1

University of Oxford

1

University of Edinburgh

1

University of Cambridge

2

University of Edinburgh

2

University of Glasgow

2

Queen’s University, Belfast

3

University of Cambridge

3

University of Manchester

3=

University of Dundee

4

University of Dundee

4=

University of Surrey

3=

University of Bristol

5

University of Glasgow

4=

University of Birmingham

5

University College London

6

Keele University

6

University of Liverpool

6

University of Nottingham

7

Imperial College London

7

Queen Margaret, Edinburgh

7

University of Bath

8

Queen Mary, University of London

8

Cardiff University

8

University of Manchester

9

University of Aberdeen

9

University of Southampton

9

Cardiff University

10

Newcastle University

10

Ulster University

10

University of Strathclyde

11=

University of Exeter

11=

University of York

11

Ulster University

11=

University of Bristol

11=

Keele University

12

University of Aberdeen

13

University of Leeds

13

University of Leeds

13

University of Kent

14

University College London

14

University of Huddersfield

14

University of East Anglia

15

Queen’s University, Belfast

15

Manchester Metropolitan University

15

Keele University

16=

University of St Andrews

16

University West of Scotland

16=

Robert Gordon University

16=

Lancaster University

17=

University of South Wales

16=

University of Glasgow

18

Brighton and Sussex Medical School

17=

Bangor University

18

University of Leeds

19

University of Sheffield

19

University of Portsmouth

19

Aston University

20

Cardiff University

20=

Queen’s University, Belfast

20

Queen Mary, University of London

20=

Coventry University


University rankings

Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide rankings 2020

Physics and Astronomy

Physiotherapy

Politics

1

University of St Andrews

1

University of Southampton

1

University of Warwick

2

University of Cambridge

2

Robert Gordon University

2

University of Oxford

3

University of Oxford

3=

University of East Anglia

3

University of St Andrews

4

Durham University

3=

Cardiff University

4

University of Cambridge

5

University of Warwick

5

University of Birmingham

5

University of Essex

6=

University of Leeds

6

University of Salford

6

University of Sheffield

6=

Lancaster University

7=

University of Nottingham

7

London School of Economics and Politcal Science

8

University of Birmingham

7=

University of Liverpool

8

Lancaster university

9

University of Nottingham

9

Glasgow Caledonian University

9

University College London

10

University of Manchester

10

Ulster University

10

Loughborough University

11

University of Bath

11

University of Bradford

11=

University of Exeter

12

Heriot-Watt University

12

University of Worcester

11=

University of Bristol

13

University of Exeter

13

Oxford Brookes University

13

University of York

14

University of Bristol

14

Leeds Beckett University

14

University of Bath

15

University of Glasgow

15

University of Huddersfield

15=

University of Strathclyde

16

University of York

16

Coventry University

15=

Aberystwyth University

17

University of Southampton

17

University of Central Lancashire

17

University of Leeds

18

University of Surrey

18

University of Wolverhampton

18

Durham University

19

Royal Holloway, University of London

19=

Brunel University

19=

University of Stirling

20

Imperial College London

19=

University of the West of England

19=

Newcastle University


University rankings

Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide rankings 2020

Psychology

Social Policy

Social Work

1

University of Oxford

1

University of Strathclyde

1

University of Stirling

2

University of Cambridge

2

University of Glasgow

2

University of Edinburgh

3

University of St Andrews

3

London School of Economics and Politcal Science

3

Lancaster University

4

University of Bath

4

Loughborough University

4

University of Birmingham

5

King’s College London

5

University of Bath

5

University of Nottingham

6

University College London

6

University of Leeds

6

University of York

7

Loughborough University

7

University of Kent

7

University of Hull

8=

University of York

8

University of Nottingham

8=

Queen’s University, Belfast

8=

Cardiff University

9

University of Bristol

8=

University of Leeds

10

Lancaster University

10

Bangor University

10

University of the West of England

11

University of Bristol

11=

University of Edinburgh

11

Glasgow Caledonian University

12

University of Exeter

11=

University of Birmingham

12=

Plymouth University

13

Newcastle University

13=

Swansea University

12=

University of Bolton

14

University of Aberdeen

13=

University of York

12=

University of Bath

15

University of Sheffield

15

University of Southampton

15=

University of Strathclyde

16=

University of Southampton

16

Queen’s University, Belfast

15=

Robert Gordon University

16=

University of Glasgow

17

University of Sheffield

17

Ulster University

18

University of Sussex

18=

University of Salford

18

University of Dundee

19

Royal Holloway, University of London

18=

University of Stirling

19

University of East Anglia

20

University of Birmingham

20

Coventry University

20

University of East London


University rankings

Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide rankings 2020

1

Loughborough University

1

University College London

2

University of Exeter

2

University of Cambridge

3

University of Bath

3

University of Edinburgh

4

University of Birmingham

4

University of Sheffield

5

University of Edinburgh

5

University of Birmingham

6=

Durham University

6

Queen’s University, Belfast

6=

University of Glasgow

7

Cardiff University

8

University of Nottingham

8

Loughborough University

9

University of Surrey

9

Heriot-Watt University

10

University of Leeds

10

University of Liverpool

11

University of Aberdeen

11

University of Dundee

12

University of East Anglia

12

Glasgow Caledonian University

13

Liverpool John Moores University

13

University of Reading

14

Swansea University

14

University of Manchester

15

Nottingham Trent University

15

Manchester Metropolitan University

16

University of Essex

16

Newcastle University

17

Robert Gordon University

17=

Ulster University

18

University of Stirling

17=

University of Gloucestershire

19

University of Portsmouth

19

University of the West of England

20

Aberystwyth University

20

University of Greenwich

2022 10/10

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Profile for Kings Education

Progression to the Top 30 UK universities  

Student progression from Kings' A-level and Foundation courses.

Progression to the Top 30 UK universities  

Student progression from Kings' A-level and Foundation courses.