Queen Mary is proud of its rich history in academic research. The work of our academics is recognised as world-leading and makes a genuine impact on society. This means students work alongside experts in their fields.
The results of the most recent national assessment of research – the Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) – have confirmed our place in the very top group of research-led universities in the UK; overall we were ranked 9th among multi-faculty universities nationally.
See how our academics are shaping current affairs with their discoveries and insight on our news pages.
REF 2014 – top multi-faculty universities in the country
|1||Imperial College London||3.362|
|3||The University of Oxford||3.337|
|4||The University of Cambridge||3.326|
|6||King's College London||3.233|
|7||The University of Warwick||3.222|
|8||University College London||3.217|
|9||Queen Mary University of London||3.182|
|10||The University of Edinburgh||3.178|
|11||The University of Bristol||3.176|
|12||The University of Sheffield||3.173|
|13||The University of Bath||3.172|
|14||The University of York||3.169|
|15||The University of Manchester||3.157|
|16||The University of Southampton||3.150|
|17||The University of Lancaster||3.145|
|19||The University of St Andrews||3.132|
|20||The University of Leeds||3.131|