One of the elements of the REF 2021 submission is represented by research outputs.
What is the census period for outputs?
Only outputs that were produced by the College between 1 January 2014 and 31 December 2020 are REF eligible.
How will the College decide which outputs to submit?
As stated in the College Code of Practice, those outputs wich are considered to be the highest quality will be submitted. To find out more about the process for selecting outputs, please consult the Code of Practice.
If you have any questions on the process for putting forward outputs for submission, please contact your Faculty REF Manager in the first instance.
How much are the outputs worth in REF 2021?
The pool of outputs submitted makes up 60% of the assessment.