REF2021 Publication of draft guidance and criteria

The UK's four higher education funding bodies have published the draft guidance and criteria on making submissions to the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021, for consultation.  For further information please visit the ‘Publications’ section of the REF 2021 website.

The two documents which are being consulted on are:

All staff who have an interest in the conduct, quality, funding or use of research are invited to submit feedback on both documents via an online survey.  The deadline for responses is Monday 10th September 2018.  Following the closure of the survey your feedback will be used to prepare an institutional response to the consultation.

If you have any queries about the consultation process please contact