Ulster University REF

REF 2021 - Research Excellence Framework

Welcome to Ulster University’s REF website. These pages are designed to help us in our preparations for REF2021 and will be adapted and added to as we work towards our REF submission.

REF2021 Timeline

REF2021 Timeline

Download a copy of the REF2021 national timeline and Ulster’s supporting actions.

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REF 2021 updates from Ulster University


What you need to know about impact from the final REF2021 guidance
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What you need to know about impact from the final REF2021 guidance

Mark Reed presents the key points on impact in the final guidance.

14 February 2019
Publication of the REF 2021 final guidance and criteria
Publication

Publication of the REF 2021 final guidance and criteria

The UK’s four higher education (HE) funding bodies have published the key documents that provide guidance to UK universities when submitting their research to the next Research Excellence Framework, REF 2021.

13 February 2019
Additional members appointed to REF Equality and Diversity Advisory Panel
Research

Additional members appointed to REF Equality and Diversity Advisory Panel

The UK's four higher education funding bodies have appointed seven additional members to the Research Excellence Framework Equality and Diversity Advisory Panel (EDAP). One of the members is from Ulster, Mr Paul Davidson, Deputy Director of People & Culture.

28 January 2019
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Research & Impact Strategy 2017-2022

Our Research & Impact Strategy 2017-2022 supports Ulster University’s vision to deliver globally significant research with local relevance and to make a positive contribution to society.

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Second Research Excellence Framework

Read Ulster’s response to the Consultation on the second Research Excellence Framework.

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REF 2021 events at Ulster University


Research is...

Getting closer to the truth, asking the right question, problem solving, the best thing ever…

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