Oxford Brookes University Ranking UK

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Oxford Brookes University was ranked among the world’s top institutions in 16 subjects and four subject areas in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017.

In 2016 Oxford Brookes was listed as one of the world’s top universities for its international outlook in the Times Higher Education’s (THE) Top 200 international universities.

It is among the top 400 universities in the world, ranked 361 in the QS World University Rankings 2018.

Hotcourses UK ranked Oxford Brookes University in the top 15 of the most culturally diverse institutions in the UK in July 2016.

Oxford Brookes has retained its top ten world ranking in the QS Distance Online MBA Ranking 2017 for its MBA programme.

In July 2016 Headington and Harcourt Hill campuses received a Green Flag Award for the quality of their green spaces for the fifth year in a row.

The university has 10 National Teaching Fellowships from the Higher Education Authority and was among the top 25 in the UK for teaching quality in the Times Good University Guide 2016.

In 2016 Oxford Brookes achieved an overall satisfaction rate of 87% in the National Student Survey (NSS) higher than the national average of 86%. The university also had 18 subject areas which received 90 % or higher overall satisfaction.


The School of Architecture is one of the largest in Britain and is consistently ranked in the top five schools in the UK and in the top 50 in the world, ranking above schools at Yale University and the University of Bath.

The School of Law is the 16th placed law school in the latest Guardian Good University Guide, higher than several Russell Group law schools The law school is also in the top 30 of institutions for the study of undergraduate law in the current Times/ Sunday Times Good University Guide, with law courses placed at 28th out of 100 UK university law schools. Moreover, Law courses provided by Oxford Brookes also are ranked in the top 150-200 bracket of the QS World University Subject Rankings. The University has been successful in national and international mooting competitions, in 2016 winning both the ESU Essex Court National Competition and the Inner Temple Inter-Varsity Mooting Competition, meaning the national Magna Carta moot – to celebrate the 800th anniversary of the signing of Magna Carta – as a consequence will be between two Oxford Brookes teams.