Top Universities in England

United Kingdom (UK) of Great Britain is made up of four countries: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. There are many top ranking universities in England such as Oxbridge and LSE, some of which are ranked highly in the international league tables like THES, ARWU, Newsweek, etc.

Oxford and Cambridge are among the top two universities in England, according to the Complete University Guide 2010. Cambridge has been named the Top Universities in the East of England in 2009.

Lancaster University has been ranked in the top ten in the UK and Number One in the North West in the regional rankings, according to the Independent Complete University Guide 2009. The National Student Survey 2007 rates Lancaster as the top ranked university in the North West and the joint top ranked University in the whole North of England. 

For more information on the ranking performance of England institutions, please visit: UK University Rankings and Top Universities in London.

List of leading universities in England:
London Metropolitan University
London South Bank University
Loughborough University
University of Manchester
Manchester Metropolitan University
Middlesex University, London
Newcastle University
University of Northampton
Northumbria University, Newcastle Upon Tyne & Carlisle
University of Nottingham
Nottingham Trent University
Open University
University of Oxford
Oxford Brookes University
University of Plymouth
University of Portsmouth
University of Reading
Roehampton University, London
Royal College of Art, London
Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester
University of Salford
University of Sheffield
Sheffield Hallam University
University of Southampton
Southampton Solent University
Staffordshire University
University of Sunderland
University of Surrey
University of Sussex
University of Teesside
Thames Valley University
University of Warwick
University of Westminster, London
University of the West of England, Bristol
University of Winchester
University of Wolverhampton
University of Worcester
University of York
York St John University
University of Central Lancashire, Preston
University of Chester
University of Chichester
City University, London
Coventry University
Cranfield University
De Montfort University, Leicester
University of Derby
Durham University
University of East Anglia
University of East London
Edge Hill University, Ormskirk
University of Essex
University of Exeter
University College Falmouth
University of Gloucestershire
University of Greenwich, London
University of Hertfordshire
University of Huddersfield
University of Hull
Keele University
University of Kent, Canterbury & Medway
Kingston University
Lancaster University
University of Leeds
Leeds Metropolitan University
University of Leicester
University of Lincoln
University of Liverpool
Liverpool Hope University
Liverpool John Moores University
Imperial College London
University of London
Aston University
University of Bath
Bath Spa University
University of Bedfordshire
University of Birmingham
University of Bolton
Bournemouth University
University of Bradford
University of Brighton
University of Bristol
Brunel University
University of Buckingham
University of Cambridge
Canterbury Christ Church University
University of Central England, Birmingham
Anglia Ruskin University
University of the Arts London