This section of the catalogue lists sources of data and statistics on research income and outputs. Please note that the catalogue does not list information that is only available within a specific team or department.

Asterisks (*) indicate internally secured information; new staff will need to request access to this information (details of who to contact to request access are given, where applicable).


REF2014 results and previous RAE results can be found on the College’s Research Excellence webpages. Results are available to all College members, as well as to the public. Analysis of performance in comparison to competitors at discipline level is available to College members only. Please see the Contacts and Support tab for any queries.

Summary statistics on the College’s research funding in previous years are available in the College Statistics Guide. Please contact the Strategic Planning Division for any queries.

The Statistics Guide and the Facts and Figures webpages are available to all College members, as well as to the public.

Information on how the College compares to key comparator institutions and Russell Group and sector averages based on Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) data is available on the Comparator Statistics webpages. Please contact the Strategic Planning Division for any queries.

The Comparator Statistics webpages are available to College staff members only.

The Strategic Research ICA dashboards provide management information on research funding applied for and awarded across College, as well as funder specific charts and competitor analysis information. These dashboards are intended for senior College management, Faculty and Department management, central Finance and Corporate Partnerships staff. For any queries or to find out how to request access to this dashboard, please see the Research Office's Strategic Research Dashboards support page.

The Operational Research ICA dashboards provide information to assist in the active management of research grants and contracts. Two dashboards are available for each Faculty, providing a detailed departmental and Faculty view of grants and proposals. These dashboards are intended primarily for Departmental Administration as well as Faculty Management. A dashboard for Research Services/Joint Research Office provides equivalent College-wide data as above. This is to assist departments in the management of research grants and contracts, as well as with invoice management. For any queries or to find out how to request access to these dashboards, please see the Research Office's Operational Reporting Dashboards support page.

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The Research Outcomes Reporting (ROR) ICA dashboard provides management information on research outputs authored by College staff. This dashboard is intended for use by senior College management, Faculty Deans and Vice Deans (Research), Research Strategy Managers, HoDs, Departmental Administrators and DOMs plus Library, Corporate Partnerships and Research Communications staff. For queries please contact your Faculty Web Officer. To request access please email the Head of Information Insight.

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The College subscribes to the following external bibliographic databases and publication analytics tools for use by staff and students:

For publication and citation searches:For publication and citation analytics:
Web of Science from Clarivate Analytics InCites from Clarivate Analytics
Scopus from Elsevier SciVal from Elsevier

Please contact Bibliometrics for advice on using any of these tools.