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Our Results

Browse all of Cardiff University's Units of Assessment below. You can use the tabs to browse by Unit of Assessment title or to browse by Academic School.

For full and supporting information about the Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) and Research Quality at Cardiff University, please visit our Research Quality homepage.

Results by Subject

By percentage, research activity in the submission judged to reach quality standard
School Unit of Assessment Staff submitted (FTE) 4* 3* 2* 1* UC
Architecture Architecture and the Built Environment 23.30 20 45 25 10 0
Biosciences Biological Sciences 53.90 15 40 35 10 0
Business Business and Management Studies 114.85 35 35 25 5 0
Chemistry Chemistry 36.57 10 50 40 0 0
City and Regional Planning Town and Country Planning 42.40 30 35 25 10 0
Computer Science Computer Sciences and Informatics 22.15 20 50 25 5 0
Dentistry Dentistry 27.60 15 50 30 5 0
Earth and Ocean Sciences Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences 37.00 15 55 25 5 0
Engineering Civil Engineering 21.30 25 65 10 0 0
Engineering Electrical and Electronic Engineering 18.26 10 40 45 5 0
Engineering/Manufacturing Engineering Centre Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering 25.60 20 45 30 5 0
English, Communication and Philosophy English Language and Literature 44.20 35 25 30 10 0
English, Communication and Philosophy Philosophy 8.00 5 25 60 10 0
European Studies European Studies 33.40 15 30 35 20 0
History and Archaeology Archaeology 21.33 15 40 35 10 0
History and Archaeology History 29.00 10 35 40 15 0
Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies Communication, Cultural and Media Studies 16.50 45 30 20 5 0
Law Law 24.85 25 35 35 5 0
Mathematics Pure Mathematics 30.45 5 35 45 15 0
Medicine Cancer Studies 26.60 10 55 30 5 0
Medicine Cardiovascular Medicine 19.40 5 35 40 20 0
Medicine Infection and Immunology 42.60 10 40 45 5 0
Medicine Other Hospital Based Studies 31.42 0 25 60 15 0
Medicine Primary Care and Other Community Based Clinical Subjects 11.90 5 60 30 5 0
Medicine Psychiatry, Neuroscience and Clinical Psychology 21.30 20 60 15 5 0
Music Music 13.20 15 55 20 10 0
Nursing and Midwifery Nursing and Midwifery 11.50 15 30 35 15 5
Optometry and Vision Sciences Allied Health Professions and Studies 21.70 20 35 35 10 0
Pharmacy Pharmacy 26.87 15 40 30 10 5
Physics and Astronomy Physics 32.30 5 45 30 20 0
Psychology Psychology 59.35 25 45 25 5 0
Religious and Theological Studies Theology. Divinity and Religious Studies 12.00 5 30 55 5 5
Social Sciences Sociology 61.40 25 30 35 10 0
Welsh Celtic Studies 8.00 15 40 30 15 0