REF 2021: Sport and exercise sciences, leisure and tourism

University of Exeter tops the table based on GPA

May 12, 2022

The table for sport and exercise sciences, leisure and tourism is headed by the University of Exeter when ranked by GPA, followed by the universities of Leicester and Bristol.

Loughborough University, well known for its strength in these disciplines, is top by research power.

At a national level the Sport and Exercise Sciences, Leisure and Tourism UoA has a GPA of 3.15, with 34 per cent of its submission rated 4*. 1452.92 FTE staff were submitted to this UoA.

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

See here for full Sport and exercise sciences, leisure and tourism results

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