Consultancy Services in research assessment and research excellence for Higher Education Institutions in preparation for the next Research Excellence Framework

 Links to relevant websites with information about the REF2021 exercise as well as key documents from previous REF assessments will appear below:


Guidance on submissions and Panel criteria and working methods:

Submissions to REF2021:


Results and submissions:


​Overview of the Research Excellence Framework:

Future Research Assessment programme: and link to Research England:

Research assessment - topical issues

Metrics and their role in research assessment:

Press articles

Will REF2021 be the last REF?: