Faculty of Arts

Research in the Arts

  • Over 97 per cent of our research is of international quality (Research Excellence Framework 2014).
  • We work across boundaries to solve global problems.
  • Spanning the earliest pre-history to today's cutting-edge culture.
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Producing excellence


The Research Excellence Framework (REF) measures the quality of research across all UK universities. 

The latest REF results showed that more than 97 per cent of our Faculty research is of international quality, with 72 per cent graded as ‘world-leading’ or internationally excellent’.

Our REF results



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Faculty of Arts

University of Nottingham
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Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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