SUNDERLAND University has fallen 21 places in this year’s Complete University Guide.
It is now ranked 110th, out of 124 establishments, and is the lowest placed in the North East.
Durham was best placed in the region, holding on to fifth place in the table.
Newcastle University was 22nd, up one spot.
Northumbria was 64th, a fall of 10 places, and Teesside remained 97th.
Cambridge held on to its place as the top ranked university in the country.
Second was Oxford, followed by the London School of Economics.