Strathclyde rises in Complete University Guide rankings

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Strathclyde has risen four places to 31st in the UK in the latest Complete University Guide 2022 league tables and is number one in four subject areas.

Amongst Scottish institutions, Strathclyde places in sixth position, an increase of one place, while Strathclyde is ranked top in Accounting & Finance (up one place), Communications and Media (up six places), Forensic Science & Speech & Language therapy.

Subjects which have seen a big jump up the table include: Social Work (up 13 places to 2nd), English (up 28 places to 5th), Sports Science (up 29 places to 9th), French (up 13 places to 18th), Physics & Astronomy (up 13 places to 18th).

Other Top 5 subjects include: Medical Technology & Bioengineering (2), Pharmacology & Pharmacy (2), Social Policy (3), Marketing (3), Chemical Engineering (5), Electrical & Electronic Engineering (5), and Mechanical Engineering (5).

Professor Sir Jim McDonald, Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Strathclyde, said: “I am delighted to see Strathclyde rise up the tables in the latest Complete University Guide, with some excellent increases in a number of subject areas. This reflects the commitment of our staff to our Strategic Vision 2025 and the provision of a first-class education and experience for our students.”