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York Law School 5th in REF 2014

Posted on 18 December 2014

York’s research excellence

The results from the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF) rank York Law School 5th place for research excellence, together with University College London.

90% of our research outputs are judged to be world-leading or internationally excellent.

Our impact on the local, regional, national and global community was ranked 4th highest in the UK.  

Research underpins all of the School's academic activities, including undergraduate and postgraduate teaching. Our legal and socio-legal research leads the field. As a new innovative school we have put excellence in research, teaching, student experience and public engagement at the heart of our activities.

For full results REF2014 (PDF , 1,898kb)