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We are a research-intensive university and a founding member of the Russell Group.

Our successes are acknowledged in international and UK league table rankings and education awards. Our degrees and courses enable you to develop critical thinking and independent learning skills that are essential for future leaders and decision makers. Our lecturers are leaders in their fields and offer you the chance to learn about world-changing research as it happens.

We've risen in every UK and global league table in 2019

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top 20 in uk, top 100 in world
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Top 20 UK university - Complete University Guide 2019

A global top 100 university - QS World University Rankings 2019

8th in the UK for research intensity - Research Excellence Framework

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Public Lecture Series 2018

Lectures on population and migration


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