Top 5 universities in the UK

The University of Oxford is top in a list of the best universities in the UK, which includes institutions in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

What are the top universities in the UK? If you want to study in England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland, which universities should you consider?

This UK university league table reveals the best UK universities and colleges, according to the trusted Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021.

The University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge take the top two spots, while three of the best universities in London complete the top five.