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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

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

View the REF2021 Timeline  

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Getting closer to the truth, asking the right question, problem solving.

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Impact for REF

Impact for REF

Impact has been considered a beneficial addition to the REF and will be part of the REF2021 assessment.

Key Dates

Key Dates

Key dates for REF

HEFCE Archive

HEFCE Archive  

Higher Education Funding Council for England archive.

Webinars by HEFCE

Webinars by HEFCE

View the latest REF webinars

Contact us

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REF 2021
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