School website ranked 109th most popular university website in the UK

Monday 8 February 2010

The 2010 online ranking of the world's universities based on the popularity of their websites, produced by, has just been released and the School is ranked at number 109 in the UK, making it the 1,998th most popular in the world. This places the School higher than several institutions in London, including Goldsmiths, the Royal Veterinary College, the University of the Arts, the Royal College of Music, and the School of Pharmacy. The School's ranking also places it above several UK universities outside of London, including the universities of Nottingham, Coventry, Cumbria, Bath Spa, Teeside and Bradford. The list is compiled using web metrics extracted from three different search engines, Google, Yahoo and Amazon's Alexa, and covers 9,200 institutions in 200 countries. The UK web popularity list for 2010 can be viewed at