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Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014 Results by Subject Area

REF 2014 - Research Excellence Framework

Here you’ll find accurate and accessible breakdowns of REF 2014 scores for different research subject areas at UK universities. This includes the overall research ranking for each subject area at different universities as well as data for the individual elements (Research Outputs, Research Impact and Research Environment) that determine this overall score.

To begin viewing data for the REF 2014 results, select a subject area using the menu above . This will bring up a list of universities offering PhD programmes in that academic discipline and allow you to compare the research performance of their departments. Alternatively, you can choose from a list of universities and then select one of the subject areas they offer.