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.
Konstantinos Gravanis wins internship in the Vatican's Raphael Rooms
8 February 2019
Shaun May's research sparks podcast debate
4 February 2019
Call for papers: 'Shaping Knowledge'
25 January 2019
Lavinia Brydon wins a place on 'urban lives' collaborative workshop
23 January 2019
Nicola Shaughnessy launches collection on Performing Psychologies
18 January 2019
Part two of Grotowski podcast now available
11 January 2019
Ben Thomas at the Italian Cultural Institute
17 December 2018