Research Excellent Framework (REF) 2014
Politics and international relations was ranked 15th for research power and in the top 20 for research impact in the UK.
- In the top 20 (15th) Politics departments in the UK for Research Power (Power takes into account the REF overall score for research quality (GPA) and the number of research staff submitted).
- In the top 20 Politics departments in the UK for Research Impact (Impact is the REF assessment of the ‘reach and significance’ of the submission).
- 100% of our Research Impact Case Studies were deemed to be 4*(world leading) or 3*(internationally excellent).
- View our full REF submission report here
Overall quality profile
You can find more about the REF, its assessment critera and marking scheme on our What is the REF? page.
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The following are summaries of the impact case studies submitted to demonstrate Kent research making a difference.