REF 2021: Area studies

UCL leads area studies unit of assessment table based on GPA

May 12, 2022

The area studies unit of assessment table is topped by UCL and its Institute of the Americas, with a GPA of 3.69.

Behind it, in second place, is the University of Birmingham with a GPA of 3.56.

The University of Nottingham (3.49) follows in third, with the University of Exeter in fourth (3.46) and the University of East Anglia (3.45) in fifth.

At a national level the Area Studies UoA has a GPA of 3.29, with 44 per cent of its submission rated 4*. 579.82 FTE staff were submitted to this UoA.

RankInstitutionFTE enteredGPAGPA 2014Rank 2014Research power (indexed)RP rankMarket share (%)

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