Colleges and Universities in the United Kingdom

There are many reputed and accredited colleges and universities in the United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland), such as the University of Cambridge, University of Oxford, UCL, University of Warwick, University of St Andrews, to name a few.

Universities in the United Kingdom are consistently ranked among the best in the world. According to the QS World University Rankings 2011, 37 UK universities are placed in the global top 300. The following UK universities are ranked in the world's top 100 for 2011:
World Rank, Institution
1 University of Cambridge
5 University of Oxford
6 Imperial College London
7 UCL
20 University of Edinburgh
27 King's College London
29 The University of Manchester
30 University of Bristol
50 The University of Warwick
59 University of Glasgow
64 LSE
67 University of Birmingham
72 The University of Sheffield
74 The University of Nottingham
75 University of Southampton
93 University of Leeds
95 Durham University
96 University of York
97 University of St Andrews