Leeds is the 21st best uni in the UK

And 62nd in Europe, but w/e

Leeds University has ranked 62nd in the best universities in Europe.

The list, made by Times Higher Education, also positions Leeds as the 21st best within the UK.

Each of the institutions were measured on their teaching environment, research environment, citations (research influence), industry income and international outlook.


Sheffield University ranked 40th and University of York finished in joint 60th place.

Leeds Beckett failed to make the list, nor did any other Leeds based higher education supplier.

The finding’s were drawn from the 2015-16 Times Higher Education World University Rankings.