National Rankings

Here at the University of Buckingham, we are proud to rank joint 6th for Student Satisfaction in the National Student Survey 2020 (NSS). As well as this, the Complete University Guide 2021 also ranked us in the top 10 in England for Student Satisfaction. Nothing is more important to us than happy students.

The National Student Survey

Our students ranked us joint 6th in England for Student Satisfaction in the National Student Survey 2020. Buckingham is proud to have been top or near the top of the National Student Survey (NSS) in student satisfaction since 2006.

The NSS provides all final-year undergraduate students in UK higher education institutions and further education colleges with the opportunity to express their opinions on what they liked during their time at university.

The Complete University Guide 2021

The University is ranked 8th in England for Student Satisfaction in the Complete University Guide. This ranking is based on information collected from the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) and Research Excellence Framework (REF)

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021

The University is ranked by The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021 as:

  • Top 20 in England for Teaching Quality
  • Top 20 in England for Student Satisfaction

QAA Quality Assured

The University of Buckingham has been awarded the QAA Quality Mark for meeting or exceeding UK expectations for quality and standards in its QAA review.

The University of Buckingham’s latest QAA review report.

Other strengths in the league tables

Postgraduate Research Experience Survey

Top 3 globally in Postgraduate Research Experience Survey 2019

Free speech

Ranked 1st for upholding Free Speech (Spiked Magazine Poll).