Russell Group


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Russell Group

A group of 20 UK universities which are regarded as Britain’s most prestigious universities for research, education and learning, and have tight links with business and the public sector.

Russell Group
• University of Birmingham
• University of Bristol
• University of Cambridge
• Cardiff University
• University of Edinburgh
• University of Glasgow
• Imperial College London
• King's College London
• University of Leeds
• University of Liverpool
• London School of Economics & Political Science
• University of Manchester
• Newcastle University
• University of Nottingham
• University of Oxford
• Queen's University Belfast
• University of Sheffield
• University of Southampton
• University College London
• University of Warwick
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The London Economics study, published by the Russell Group, which represents 24 top institutions including Oxford and Cambridge, examines the economic contributions that these universities make to the UK economy.
Out of 19 Russell Group universities which responded to the AM's request for information, 14 universities made more conditional offers that did not include Welsh Baccalaureate than those which did, he said.
The number of students from Wales studying at Russell Group institutions dropped 10% in the three years before the Seren Network was launched in an effort to reverse the downturn.
It was one of just eight Russell Group institutions - considered among the best in the country - to achieve gold.
Overall, 16 of the 24 Russell Group universities, which include Liverpool University and are considered among the best in the country, have moved downwards.
In a confidential survey by the Guardian of Russell Group universities, reports of the backlash came from across the natural sciences, the engineering disciplines and social sciences.
Referring to the UK's top universities, which are part of an organisation called the Russell Group, he added: "We are the strongest Russell Group university in the country for sport.
The surge in students at Russell Group Universities seeking counselling coincides with the trebling of tuition fees in 2012.
Sunway University, Russell Group and Ardent Group recently signed a memorandum of understanding to establish and develop an Actuarial Academy which will launch a new R&D facility in Asia.
UKPRwire, Mon Nov 02 2015] Sunway University, Russell Group and Ardent Group recently signed a memorandum of understanding to establish and develop an Actuarial Academy which will launch a new R&D facility in Asia.
When asked which kinds of books they usually liked to read, 43% of graduates of Russell Group universities included classic fiction such as Jane Eyre or Bleak House, compared to 29% of graduates of other universities and 11% of people with no qualifications.