University Challenge results, 2019-20

The 49th series began on 15 July 2018 on Mondays on BBC Two at 20:30.

For the first time since the 2007 series there was a tie for the four highest-scoring losers slots with Jesus College, Oxford, Durham, and Downing College, Cambridge all having scored 145 points. As before the teams that qualified were those that reached their score having heard the fewest questions.

First round
15/07/2019Lancaster95230Glasgow
22/07/2019Corpus Christi, Cambridge195140Merton, Oxford
29/07/2019Magdalen, Oxford170150York
05/08/2019Birmingham125120Bristol
12/08/2019Wolfson, Cambridge40115St John's, Oxford
19/08/2019Edinburgh16590Birkbeck, London
02/09/2019Jesus, Oxford145185Manchester
09/09/2019Durham145200Trinity, Cambridge
16/09/2019LSE90145Courtauld Institute of Art, London
23/09/2019Goldsmith's, London95175Southampton
07/10/2019Open125145Huddersfield
14/10/2019Wolfson, Oxford180170Sheffield
21/10/2019Imperial, London25570Brasenose, Oxford
28/10/2019Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford150145Downing, Cambridge
Highest-scoring losers
04/11/2019Sheffield165170Jesus, Oxford
11/11/2019York145240Durham
Second round
18/11/2019Birmingham120150Jesus, Oxford
25/11/2019Southampton95245Durham
02/12/2019Courtauld Institute of Art, London180145Glasgow
Quarter-finals
Semi-finals
Final

As ever, winners are in bold, highest-scoring losers in italics. Italicised scores indicate the result was decided by a tie-break.