Department of Cultural, Media and Visual Studies

Research Excellence Framework

The Research Excellence Framework measures quality of research. In the latest assessment the University of Nottingham ranked eigth across all UK universities for research power.

Measuring research

During the previous assessment the current Department of Cultural, Media and Visual Studies was two separate departments.

Department of Cultures, Film and Media

  • 100% of published outputs and 100% of overall research activity was recognised as work of international standing
  • 40% of research activity was judged to be 4* world-leading, and a further 43% recognised as 3* internationally excellent

Department of History of Art

  • Over a third (35.3%) of its publications rated as as "world leading” (4* - the highest category), in terms of “originality, significance and rigour"
  • The Department was placed in the top 10 nationally

Full assessment details are on the Research Excellence Framework website

Department of Cultural, Media and Visual Studies

University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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