School of Humanities

    Research Excellence Framework (REF)

    The Research Excellence Framework (REF) is the system used by the four UK Higher Education funding bodies to assess research quality in UK universities. The assessments for the individual departments in the School of Humanities give an indication of the high quality of our research and standing among UK universities.

    REF scores (2014)
     Archaeology Classics HistoryMusicPhilosophyTheology and Religious Studies 
    Percentage of research assessed as being of international quality or above  96%  94.4%  98%  100%  100%  97%
    Full REF data Archaeology Classics History Music Philosophy Theology and Religious Studies

    Note: the latest REF rating was in 2014 when the Department of Classics and Archaeology was two separate departments.



    School of Humanities

    University of Nottingham
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    Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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