The University of Nottingham is ranked top for Agriculture and Forestry, followed by Reading in 2nd place and Bangor in 3rd place.

Agriculture courses at The University of Reading are rated 2nd top in Guardian and No. 1 in the country by The Times Good University Guide 2010, topping the ‘Agriculture and Forestry’ table with an outstanding total score of 100. In addition Reading is rated 8th in the world (and the only UK University in the global top 20) in terms of the impact of its agricultural research globally in the Thomson Reuters Essential Science Indicators.

Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is placed in the top five in the UK for the career prospects of its agriculture, forestry and food students, according to the Guardian University Guide 2010. It is also rated No. 1 in The People and Planet Green League published by the Times Higher Education supplement (THE).

Ranking of Top Universities for Agriculture, forestry and food:
League Table 2010 (top 10 list):
1 Nottingham
2 Reading
3 Bangor
4 Harper Adams UC
5 Newcastle
6 Sheffield Hallam
7 Aberystwyth
8 Central Lancashire
8 Nottingham Trent
10 Writtle College

League Table 2003:
Rank, Institution, Guardian teaching score/100
1 Nottingham 88
2 Scottish Agric Coll 84
3 Nottingham Trent 83
4 Reading 82
5 Imperial College 82
6 Newcastle 82
7 Plymouth 80
8 Aberdeen 79
9 Wales, Bangor 79
10 Bournemouth 78
11 Harper Adams Uni Col 78
12 Lincoln 77
13 Wales, Aberystwyth 76
14 Queen's Belfast 73
15 Huddersfield 71
16 Writtle Col 69
17 Coventry 69
18 Central Lancashire 63
19 De Montfort 53

Source: Guardian University Guide

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World University Ranking Tables

America - US News & World Report, The Princeton Review, BusinessWeek
Canada - Maclean's, Gourman Report Ranking of Canadian Universities
UK - Sunday Times, Guardian, Times Good University Guide, Daily Telegraph
World - Shanghai Jiao Tong ARWU Rankings, Webometrics, Newsweek
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