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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When looking for an academic partner for a venture like the CSC, it's hard to overlook the neighbouring university that happens to have been recognised in independent government assessments as one of Britain's leading teaching and research universities and is a member of the Russell Group of universities.
Both Newcastle University and Durham University are members of the Russell Group of universities.
All 24 members of the elite Russell Group of universities, of which Birmingham is a member, are being balloted.
It is going to be tough but I would love to study at one of the Russell Group of universities," said Katie, who also competes in national springboard diving competitions.
The new A-levels are set to be introduced in England from September 2015, with the elite Russell Group of universities expected to advise on their future content.
A sentiment echoed by Dr Wendy Piatt, director general of the Russell Group of universities, said: "Congratulations to all those pupils who have worked so hard for their well-deserved GCSE grades.
Mr Andrews will tomorrow tell Estyn's conference: "In the light of the revelations from the Russell Group of universities that they frown on certain A-levels, should we be looking in Wales to a narrower range of academic qualifications being taught at A-level?
There is something about not being able to be bothered with a five syllable word that makes you question whether, what was described by the Russell group of universities as 'one of the world's greatest educational systems' might be better suited to people a bit older.
The warning comes from the Russell Group of universities which includes Warwick University, Oxford, Cambridge and 17 other universities where a great deal of research is done alongside teaching.
The broad message of these tables is clear - the leading UK research universities are held in high esteem internationally, but countries like China and Korea, which are investing massively in their best institutions, are snapping at our heels," said Wendy Piatt, Director General of the Russell Group of Universities.
The University of Birmingham is a world leading research-led institution and member of the elite Russell group of universities.
Liverpool is a member of the Russell Group of universities - which includes the likes of Oxford, Cambridge, Manchester and Nottingham - who want to be given the right to charge the top-up fees.