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Today’s Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) results highlight the University of Oxford’s world leading position in Psychology, Psychiatry and Neuroscience.

University of Oxford Department of Psychiatry
University of Oxford Department of Psychiatry

We ranked first place in the overall quality of our submission, and had the highest proportion of world leading research. We scored 100% for the quality of our research and training environment. 95% of our submission was rated as world leading or internationally excellent. This is an outstanding performance.  REF 2014


Our results are complemented by outstanding results from the other areas of Medical Sciences (, and the University overall has the largest volume of world leading research



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