Warwick ranked eighth best university in the UK

We have risen from ninth place in 2017

The Guardian published their university league tables for 2018 today, revealing that Warwick has placed eighth overall in the UK.

This is one place higher than the 2017 ranking, and cements Warwick’s place in the top ten best universities in the UK.

Warwick also features in the top 10 for over 17 subjects, including Biosciences, Physics, Mathematics, Economics and Politics.

The highest ranked subjects at Warwick are Media/Film studies (second in the UK), Politics, History of Art and Accounting and finance (third) and Business/Management and Marketing (fourth).

Local rival Coventry University remains the highest ranked former polytechnic in the league tables, placing 12th this year, just four places behind Warwick.

Coventry also has multiple subjects featuring in the top 10, with Film Production and Photography at Coventry placing first in the UK. Other subjects at Coventry University which made the top ten are Economics, Sports science, Mathematics, Mechanical engineering and Journalism.