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University comparison sites

We’ve collected together some of the best comparison sites and university league tables to help you decide which university and which course is the best for you. They are all useful so choose which one works best for you. Be sure to read their write-up on how they obtained their stat information.

Unistats: This website helps you to narrow down your search by comparing  the details of different universities and courses – based on what students really say about them.

UCAS Course Search: Search for over 50,000 HE courses using UCAS (the service you will use to apply for your chosen university course). You can compare course content and tariff points.

Which University: An independent website that helps you to search for and compare university courses.

What Uni: Allows you to compare universities, rankings and courses.

The Guardian League Tables: Allows you to compare subject areas to help you find a course. You can also find out about their teaching standards from real students.

The Complete University Guide League Tables: A good guide to help find the best for university for you. You can compare universities, read university profiles and search for courses.