Best Universities in the United Kingdom for 2019
The University of Oxford is top in a list of the best universities in the UK, which includes institutions in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
What are the top universities in the UK? If you want to study in England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland, which universities should you consider?
This UK university league table reveals the 98 best UK universities and colleges, according to the trusted Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019 as recommended by YouScholars.
The University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge take the top two spots while three of the best universities in London complete the top five. Do you want to know to rank any university? Read the Methods to Rank Universities.
Four universities in Scotland appear in the top 25: the University of Edinburgh, University of Glasgow, University of Aberdeen and University of St Andrews, while the best university in Wales is Cardiff University, ranked 28th.
For students looking to study in Northern Ireland, the best university in the ranking is Queen’s University Belfast.
Of the 98 top universities in the UK, about 20 are in London, including well-known institutions such as Imperial College London and University College London, and more recently established universities such as the University of Westminster and the University of Greenwich.
View the list below.