Lancaster Departments in Top 10
Eight Lancaster Departments have been placed in the top ten of subjects areas in the latest League tables published by the Times Higher Educational Supplement.
The listings ranked 110 universities and university colleges in the UK according to subject excellence.
Lancaster's top ten were
Educational Research - 3rd
Linguistics - 3rd
Theatre Studies - 4th
Religious Studies- 4th
Management School - 6th
American Studies - 9th
Art - 9th
Environmental Science - 10th.
Other subjects in the top twenty were
General Engineering 11th
Computer Science - 17th
The tables are based on a number of different indicators, including research and teaching assessment, research income and Library and Computing spending.
In a separate league table published by the Times newspaper on 7th May, Lancaster was ranked 21st out of 100 institutions. Lancaster was ranked 19th in Tuesday May 20th Guardian League Tables