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Top Universities in the UK for English Degree Courses



Compilation of league table rankings of the UK's best rated colleges and universities facilitating English degree courses






Britain has a broad selection of institutions of international repute offering excellent accreditations in English. The ranking of top accredited UK universities and colleges for degrees in English Language and English Literature is headed by Durham University at the top of the list, followed by Oxford in second place, then University College London in third place and Cambridge in fourth position. Courses are available full time, part time and via online distance learning programs. Accreditations include bachelor, masters and PhD doctoral degrees.

The UK university English Language and Literature league table ranking is collated and ranked on a points scoring system based on the following generalised criteria:

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

English league table of top accredited UK universities ranking

  • 1 Durham
  • 2 Oxford
  • 3 University College London
  • 4 Cambridge
  • 5 York
  • 6 Leeds
  • 7 Warwick
  • 8 Edinburgh
  • 9 Nottingham
  • 10 Newcastle
  • 11 Southampton
  • 12 Bristol
  • 13 Royal Holloway
  • 14 Leicester
  • 15 Sheffield
  • 16 St Andrews
  • 17 Cardiff
  • 18 Liverpool
  • 19 Queens, Belfast
  • 20 Manchester

Ranking Of Top UK English Universities

COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES IN UK

SOME ACCREDITED DEGREE COURSES ARE FLEXIBLE AND CAN BE UNDERTAKEN ONLINE, ENABLING YOU TO FIT YOUR STUDIES TO YOUR BUSY SCHEDULE, HELPING YOU ACCOMPLISH CHERISHED CAREER ASPIRATIONS