“This research unit has a presence on all university campus locations and has demonstrated its clear value to society and culture in this REF assessment.
Their research impact was ranked joint 1st in the UK for world-leading and internationally excellent category.
This is underpinned by a research environment achieving 79% and an overall profile scoring 85% for 4*/3* research.”
How we did
An impressive 79% of our research has been judged as world-leading or internationally excellent.
100% of our impact case studies have been judged as having outstanding or very considerable impacts in terms of their reach and significance.
85% of our research environment has been judged as being conducive to producing research of world-leading or internationally excellent quality and enabling outstanding impact, in terms of its vitality and sustainability
“The impact of the unit work in Multilingualism, Irish Language Policy and Planning and Computer-Assisted Language Learning has been 100%-rated as internationally excellent.
It ranked first with a number of other institution for fundable 4/3* research and 11th in the UK for its GPA, which is a true reflection of the scope, the depth and the breadth of Modern Languages and Linguistics at Ulster engagement with multilingual community regionally, nationally and globally.”