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Top Universities in the UK for Art & Design



Compilation of league table rankings of the UK's best rated colleges and universities offering degree courses in Art & Design






The UK has an excellent reputation in the arts and has maintained a high standard in training provisions within the arts. The country offers a broad range of Art & Design courses. The ranking of top accredited universities and colleges in the UK that facilitate Art & Design degree programs is headed by Oxford University followed by two London colleges in second and third place: University College London is second and Goldsmiths College is ranked third. Loughborough is fourth with Brighton in fifth position. Accreditations range from bachelor degrees to masters and PhD doctoral degrees.

The leading UK Art & Design colleges and universities are ranked from total scores based on the following generalised indices:

  • 1. Quality of teaching
  • 2. Student A-level results
  • 3. Graduate post-degree deployment (& proportion in employment within set period following graduation)

Art & Design league table of top UK universities ranked using the above indices:

  • 1 Oxford
  • 2 University College London
  • 3 Goldsmiths College
  • 4 Loughborough
  • 5 Brighton
  • 6 Brunel
  • 7 Newcastle
  • 8 Reading
  • 9 Aberystwyth
  • 10 Kingston
  • 11 Salford
  • 12 Bournemouth
  • 13 Leeds
  • 14 Greenwich
  • 15 Univ of the Arts
  • 16 Dundee
  • 17 Southampton
  • 18 Oxford Brookes
  • 19 Northumbria
  • 20 Hull

Ranking Of Top UK Arts and Design Universities

COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES IN UK

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