Art and Design: History, Practice and Theory REF 2014 results

Overall research quality profile

The research activity of the unit at each quality level:

7 per cent



44 per cent

Internationally excellent


46 percent

Internationally recognised


3 percent

Nationally recognised


The overall quality profile is based on research outputs, research impact and research environment (including income and research students)

Internationally excellent research

Over half the art and design research outputs submitted were judged to be world leading or internationally excellent quality.

Very considerable impact

Research impact was judged to be very considerable or considerable. See the Art and design impact case studies.

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