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Leeds powers into top 10 Good University Guide

Leeds powers into top 10 Good University Guide

The University of Leeds has secured its place in the top 10 universities in the UK, according to The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018, published today.


Last year, Leeds was named University of the Year by the Guide, having been runner-up for the award in the previous two years.

The overall rankings for 2018, which are based on a range of metrics, sees Leeds rising to its highest-ever position, at number 10 in the UK.  

Exceptional year for student experience

The University’s move into the top 10 is the latest recognition of its exceptional student education and all round student experience, combined with a strong research base.

Students voted Leeds in the top five universities in the UK in the 2017 Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey, where students from all over the world commended Leeds for its facilities, activities and societies, and student welfare and support.

Leeds also achieved a Gold rating in the new Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF), after an independent panel judged that the University delivers “consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students, of the highest quality found in the UK.”

And Leeds was well positioned amongst the Russell Group in the latest in National Student Survey 2017, securing joint first for overall satisfaction and for teaching.
"Moving into the top 10 of this influential guide signifies further progress in                        delivering outstanding research-led education for our students."



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