Friday, November 17, 2017

Russell Group of public research universities

The Russell Group of Universities is a self-selected group of large research-led British universities, with 18 of the 19 members being in the top 20 in terms of size of research funding.

Russell Group universities are major international institutions which nevertheless have a strong national and regional role and influence.

It is the most prestigious an elitist mission group positioning itself as representing the top research intensive universities.

Imperial College London

Through their work on widening participation and continuing education they play a major role in raising aspirations and awareness and in transmitting the values of a common culture across all segments of society.

There are 24 universities in the group: University of Birmingham, University of Bristol, University of Cambridge, Cardiff University, Durham University, University of Edinburgh, University of Exeter, University of Glasgow, Imperial College London, King's College London, University of Leeds, University of Liverpool, LSE (London School of Economics & Political Science), University of Manchester, Newcastle University, University of Nottingham, University of Oxford, Queen Mary University of London, Queen's University Belfast, University of Sheffield, University of Southampton, UCL (University College London), University of Warwick, University of York.
Russell Group of public research universities
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