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they remain about half as useful as The Student Room forums of knowledge, and
they are a great starting point, BUT, they miss out that "order by value for money" column.
I don't worry about who is going to be in the top three, as I consider only two of the top 3 candidates as really VFM.
I'd also like to see benchmarking against Swedish Universities, Dutch, Irish even USA - for VFM, there would be some surprises
League tables generally encourage snobbery about unis, but they are useful and generally are accurate.
Actual teaching quality not so much unless you look at What Uni or The Guardian
what is st andrews doing there? is it lost? should we give it directions/
My current university has risen but it was top 15 anyway. Can confirm no difference in teaching quality between the two universities despite one being super high on the list and one super low
On closer inspection academic services spending also dropped, entry standards and research quality dipped slightly causing a 9 spot drop.