what does .ac.uk mean

what does .ac.uk mean

What does .ac.uk mean
The .ac.uk domain name extension carries a high-profile online. Higher education providers are very eager to attain and keep an .ac.uk domain once registered, as they are trusted and recognised internationally.
These are reserved for use by academic institutions/education establishments where the “core” mission is tertiary education and/or public research.

The table below provides subject codes at the maximum four-digit level of detail. Use the Subject of study drop-down to choose between Subject area (19 high level groups), Principal subject (165 two-digit codes), or 4-digit JACS subject (for maximum detail).
Table 22 – HE student enrolments by subject of study and domicile

The table below shows the number of students at each HE provider. Use the buttons on the right to show a breakdown by sex or domicile (UK/EU/Non-EU). Use the filters to restrict to first year students only, full-time or part-time students, or a particular level of study. Due to the size of this table, some browsers may perform better than others.
All tables and charts include a link underneath allowing you to download the data. Many tables also include a link to download the complete source data as a machine-readable csv file.

This section includes:
– Presentation skills
– Seminars

However, access to the same maps (and substantially more) continues to be provided through our comprehensive Digimap service. You can learn more about this service here.

We are currently reviewing the criteria we will use for identifying applicants for 2021 entry and these will be published here by July 2020.
We use data from a number of sources, along with information on the UCAS application, to identify applicants for additional consideration in our admissions process – widening access applicants.

Highest to Lowest degree classification (marks out of 100):
UK degrees are classified as follows.

What does .ac.uk mean
We’re top in the UK
Introducing degree apprenticeships

The REF team has written to heads of institutions to confirm the funding bodies’ decisions on the revised submission deadline and the assessment period for impact.
Key decisions on the revised submission deadline and impact assessment period have been confirmed, following a recent survey gathering views from the higher education sector.

What does .ac.uk mean
However sometimes you need to know what the abbreviation stands for in order to locate an item – for example when searching for a journal title via Library Search
ICLQ International & Comparative Law Quarterly