Supporting research

The 2014 Research Excellence Framework evaluated the quality of research across the higher education sector in the UK.

The University of West London was recognised for our world-leading and internationally excellent research activity.

Research office
The Research office promotes and facilitates research activity at the University.

Research strategy and codes of practice
Read our research and scholarship strategy 2014 - 2018 (pdf, 323 kb).
Also read our governance policy and codes of practice.

The Research Excellence Framework (REF) - the system for assessing the quality of research in UK higher education institutions.