Our REF performance
The School of Arts and the School of Music and Fine Art made the largest submission to UOA 35, submitting a total of 41 members of staff, working across Drama and Theatre, Film, History and Philosophy of Art, Music and Fine Art.
From a total of 84 submissions, we ranked 1st in the UK for Research Power.
39% of our submitted research activity achieved the highest possible REF classification of 4*, defined as world-leading in terms of originality, significance and rigour. A further 44% is classified as 3*, defined as internationally excellent.
Our research environment was ranked 4th from a total of 84 submissions, and praised by the panel as 'strong and dynamic,' with 90% of our environment submission rated as 4* (conducive to world-leading research).
Our overall GPA (grade point average) is 3.2, a result which places the School of Arts in the top quartile of all submissions to UOA 35.
James Newton publishes on anarchist cinema
15 May 2019
Film staff publish on cinema's Gothic heroines
4 May 2019
Call for contributions for 'Inside Out' symposium
26 April 2019
Paul Allain to deliver keynote address
25 April 2019
'Comedy and Mental Health: Future Directions' conference
24 April 2019
Margherita Laera wins funding for theatre translation education resource
24 April 2019
Launch of Playing A/Part website
19 April 2019