Rankings and league tables
We’re committed to the continued improvement of our excellent research, teaching, employability and student experience. Rankings provide independent recognition of areas we’re proud of as a university, and the progress we’re constantly striving to deliver.
Key subject rankings by UK league table
The Complete University Guide 2022
|5th||Drama, Dance and Cinematic|
|6th||Tourism, Transport, Travel and Heritage Studies|
|7th||Communication and Media Studies|
The Guardian University Guide 2022
The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021
|6th||Hospitality, leisure and tourism|
International rankings at a glance
Key subject rankings by international league table
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects (Shanghai Ranking)
We are 3rd for hospitality and tourism management in the Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2021. We also ranked in the top 100 for the following subjects:
- Electrical and electronic engineering
- Telecommunication engineering
- Transportation science and technology
- Veterinary sciences.
Times Higher Education World Rankings 2022
We are ranked 58th in the world for law
We are ranked 61st in the world for business and economics
*Awarded by the Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide.