Units of Assessment

The areas where we are addressing issues of global relevance with meaningful impact locally, nationally, and globally.

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3. Allied Health Professions, Dentistry, Nursing and Pharmacy

Our research environment was awarded an exceptional 100% 4* rating confirming our environment supports world-leading research.

JOINT FIRST in UK for 4* Research Environment

4. Psychology, Psychiatry and Neuroscience

100% of our impact case studies have been judged as having outstanding or very considerable impacts in terms of their reach and significance.

100% 4*/3* Research Impact

11. Computer Science and Informatics

100% of our impact case studies have been judged as having outstanding or very considerable impacts in terms of their reach and significance.

100% 4*/3* Research Impact

12. Engineering

100% of our impact case studies have been judged as having outstanding or very considerable impacts in terms of their reach and significance.

100% 4*/3* Research Impact

13. Architecture, Built Environment and Planning

100% of our impact case studies have been judged as having outstanding or very considerable impacts in terms of their reach and significance.

100% 4*/3* Research Impact

14. Geography and Environmental Studies

100% of our impact case studies have been judged as having outstanding or very considerable impacts in terms of their reach and significance.

100% 4*/3* RESEARCH IMPACT

17. Business and Management Studies

100% of our impact case studies have been judged as having outstanding or very considerable impacts in terms of their reach and significance.

100% 4*/3* Research Impact

18. Law

Our research environment was awarded a 100% 4*/3* rating, confirming our environment supports world-leading and internationally excellent research.

100% 4*/3* Research Environment

20. Social Work and Social Policy

92% of our research was judged as world-leading or internationally excellent.

92% 4*/3* Research

23. Education

100% of our impact case studies have been judged as having outstanding or very considerable impacts in terms of their reach and significance.

100% 4*/3* Research Impact

24. Sport and Exercise Sciences, Leisure and Tourism

100% of our impact case studies have been judged as having outstanding or very considerable impacts in terms of their reach and significance.

100% 4*/3* Research Impact

26. Modern Languages and Linguistics

100% of our impact case studies have been judged as having outstanding or very considerable impacts in terms of their reach and significance.

100% 4*/3* Research Impact

27. English Language and Literature

87.5% of our research environment was awarded a 4* /3* rating, confirming our environment supports world-leading or internationally excellent research.

87.5% 4*/3* Research Environment

28. History

75% of our impact case studies have been judged as having outstanding or very considerable impacts in terms of their reach and significance.

75% 4*/3* Research Impact

32. Art and Design: History, Practice and Theory

100% of our impact case studies have been judged as having outstanding or very considerable impacts in terms of their reach and significance.

100% 4*/3* RESEARCH IMPACT

33. Music, Drama, Dance, Performing Arts, Film and Screen Studies

JOINT FIRST in the UK for world-leading research impact in Music, Drama, Dance, Performing Arts and Screen Studies

JOINT FIRST in UK Research Impact

34. Communication, Cultural and Media Studies, Library and Information Management

100% of our impact case studies have been judged as having outstanding or very considerable impacts in terms of their reach and significance.

100% 4*/3* Research impact