Rankings and Reputation

In the 2016 NSS results, the overall satisfaction University wide remained at 91%. Within our department, we are proud to announce that Drama has achieved an impressive 100%, with Art & Design at 87% and Film & Media at 89%.

We are constantly placed in the top ten of our respective subject league tables and ensuring the quality of our teaching is important to us. 

Art & Design

2014

2015

2016

2017

Complete University Guide

2nd

3rd 9th 9th

Guardian

3rd

8th 7th 16th

Times

2nd

3rd 7th 7th

 

Dance, Drama & Cinematics (Theatre)

2014

2015

2016

2017

Complete University Guide (Drama, Dance & Cinematics)

7th

8th 7th 5th

Guardian (Drama & Dance)

4th

9th 5th 5th

Times (Drama, Dance & Cinematics)

12th

6th 10th 1st

 

Communication & Media Studies / Media & Film Studies (Film)

2014

2015

2016

2017

Complete University Guide (Communication & Media Studies)

10th

4th 4th 3rd

Guardian (Communication & Media Studies until 2014 / Media & Film Studies from 2014)

15th

- 8th 11th

Times (Communication & Media Studies)

7th

3rd 1st 4th

Research

Research is a key driver of the environment in LICA.  All academic staff are research active so you can be assured that you will be taught by internationally recognised practitioners and academics.  In the UK government’s recent Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) LICA were placed 7th in the UK (intensity-weighted GPA) with 82% of our research classed as world (4*) or internationally (3*) leading.