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Discover top Strathclyde subjects in Complete University Guide 2019

Posted 11 May 2018
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Following the release of The Complete University Guide 2019, we are delighted to announce that 25 degrees at the University of Strathclyde feature in the UK top 25 subject rankings.

Strathclyde ranks first for seven subjects, with six offered as progression degrees at the International Study Centre. Only the University of Cambridge, which is ranked first overall, is top of more subject tables than Strathclyde.

The Complete University Guide ranks institutions by key measures such as student satisfaction, graduate career prospects and student-staff ratios.

Top 25 subjects are as follows:

Faculty of Engineering

5th - Architecture
6th – Electrical & Electronic Engineering
7th – Chemical Engineering
8th – Civil Engineering
8th – General Engineering
9th – Mechanical Engineering
11th – Aeronautical & Mechanical Engineering

Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

1st – Communication & Media Studies
1st – Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism
1st – Social Policy
11th – Education
12th – Social Work
15th – Law
24th – Psychology

Faculty of Science

1st – Medical Technology
1st – Pharmacology & Pharmacy
2nd – Forensic Science
13th – Biological Sciences
18th – Chemistry
20th – Physics & Astronomy
23rd – Computer Science

Strathclyde Business School

1st - Accounting & Finance
2nd - Marketing
6th - Business & Management Studies
19th – Economics

For students looking to study these degrees, visit the Undergraduate Foundation Programme or Pre-Masters Programme pages to find out more.

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