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

2016

2017

2018

2019

Times

7th

7th

3rd

 

Complete University Guide

9th

9th

13th

5th 

Guardian

7th

16th

14th

          10th

 

Dance, Drama & Cinematics (Theatre)

2016

2017

2018

2019

Complete University Guide (Drama, Dance & Cinematics)

7th

5th

1st

 8th

Guardian (Drama & Dance)

5th

5th

7th

11th

Times (Drama, Dance & Cinematics)

10th

1st

2nd

         

 

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

2016

2017

2018

2019

Complete University Guide (Communication & Media Studies)

4th

3rd

5th

 7th

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

8th

11th

8th

9th

Times (Communication & Media Studies)

1st

4th

5th

         

 

 

 

 

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.