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Cambridge and Oxford universities slip in world rankings

The UK has 10 universities in the top 100 of the world’s best when it comes to global reputation, but many have slipped down the rankings this year. Cambridge and Oxford remain in the top five, at fourth and fifth place … Continue reading

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University of Oxford nominates first female vice-chancellor in its 800-year history

The University of Oxford has nominated its first female vice-chancellor in its 800-year history. Professor Louise Richardson, who is currently principal at St Andrews University, is set to take up the role at the start of next year, subject to … Continue reading

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So much for educational devolution…………………?

University College London has overtaken Cambridge in research quality rankings London universities are breaking up the traditional dominance of Oxford and Cambridge, according to official figures on research excellence. The London School of Economics has the highest proportion of “world-leading” … Continue reading

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Record as six of the world’s best universities are in UK

  MIT University (photo above) A record six UK universities are ranked in the top 20 throughout the world, according to research published today. However, the widely respected QS World University Rankings show there is no cause for complacency – … Continue reading

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