SOAS University of London

History of Art ranked 1st for its Research Environment

16 May 2022

The History of Art and Archaeology department has had most of its research (more than 60%) rated world-leading in terms of originality, significance and rigour in the Research Excellence Framework (REF). This places it 1st in the UK for its research environment.

The Department has also risen five places to 6th place nationally, up from 11th in 2014, with a 1st-class research environment conducive to producing research of world-leading quality and enabling outstanding impact, in terms of its vitality and sustainability.