Research Excellence Framework (REF)
In REF14 biomedical sciences including nutrition research was awarded an unprecedented 4* and rated as world-leading.
The Biomedical Sciences Research submission, including nutrition research, was ranked top five out of 94 universities in the Research Excellence Framework 14.
- Our research environment was awarded an unprecedented 100% or 4* which is defined as world-leading.
- 95% of our research impact, predominantly in the area of nutrition research, was scored world-leading and internationally excellent (4* and 3*)
- 81% of research published papers were judged to be world leading and internationally excellent (4* and 3*).
Our impact case studies
Read more about some of our REF14 research: