The University of Bath has excelled itself, coming out at the top of
the pile in the Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) results, which have
just been made public today (19 December 1996). The only institutions to
score better than Bath are the universities of
Oxford and Cambridge and the University of London (parts of).
The grades achieved (maximum 5star) by the University's teaching and research departments are set out below:
|Statistics and Operational Research||5|
|Electrical and Electronic Engineering||4|
|Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing Eng||5star|
|Metallurgy and Materials||4|
|Economics and Econometrics||3a|
|Social Policy and Administration||5|
|Business and Management Studies||5|
There is a full table available.
The University of Bath has over 2,000 residential places (95% on campus)
and guarantees accommodation, for the first year, for all new
undergraduate students and all new full-time overseas postgraduates (not
previously students at Bath) who register with the University
before the start of the new academic year.
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