Music Department Ranking 2016

Oxford was ranked 1st in the UK for music, according to the Complete University Guide 2016, followed by Manchester in 2nd place. The league table measures research excellence, employability, student satisfaction and entry standards.

Durham Music Department was ranked 3rd out of the UK's 74 music departments in the Complete University Guide 2016. Moreover, the Music Department at Durham has been ranked in the top three music departments nationally in the Research Excellence Framework 2014.

Royal Holloway Music department was ranked 4th in the Times Good University Guide 2016 and 10th in the Complete University Guide 2016.

The University of Surrey was ranked 14th in the nation for music by the Complete University Guide 2016. In addition, Surrey was also ranked top four for music by The Guardian University Guide 2016 and second best music and sound recording department in the National Student Survey.

Food Science Ranking 2016

The University of Surrey's nutrition and food science programmes rose six places to claim the No. 1 spot in the Complete University Guide 2016. This follows excellent results in all other major league tables including a top two rating in The Times/The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2015. Surrey's programmes in the field of food science include innovative undergraduate degrees in Nutrition and Food Science, Food Science and Microbiology, Nutrition and Nutrition/Dietetics.

Coventry University was ranked fifth in the country in the food science category. Overall, Coventry University rose three places to 48th overall and become the UK’s top modern university.

Newcastle University was ranked in the top 10 universities in the UK (at No. 9) in The Complete University Guide 2016 (in the Food Science category). Newcastle offers professionally accredited degree for students who want to study the impact of nutrition on health and disease, from the cell and molecular level through to people and populations.