Research Assessment Exercise
The Cardiff School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies was classed as a 'World Leading' research centre by the last Research Assessment Exercise.
In total 75% of the research submitted by the School was classified as either 'World Leading' or 'Internationally Excellent'.
The RAE classified 45% of the School’s research output as World Leading' or 4* and a further 30% as '‘Internationally Excellent' or 3*, the two highest classifications available. The results place the School in the top three of 47 UK institutions in the fields of communication, cultural and media studies, based on the volume of staff working at a world-leading level.