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REF 2014: Women's Studies at York

The Centre for Women's Studies is an Interdepartmental Centre affiliated to the Departments of Sociology and English and Related Literature and our core staff formed part of their submissions to REF 2014. Sociology has been ranked 1st in the UK and English has been ranked second in the UK. CWS is thus the top ranked of all the gender and women's studies centres in the UK in terms of research excellence.

Academics from across the University, submitted to a number other Units of Assessment, contribute to Women's Studies. The University of York is ranked 14th overall and it has among the highest proportion of research activity of world-leading 4* status of any UK university, and is rated tenth out of 155 higher education institutions for the impact of its research.

For further information please see the University of York news webpage

Press Release 18 December 2014

Last Updated: December 19, 2014 |

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