Research Highlights and Impact
Here is a selection of further information about current research activities in the Welsh higher education sector:
The Learned Society of Wales commissioned the King’s College London Policy Unit to undertake a comprehensive study of all of the impact case studies submitted to the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) by universities in Wales. The study captures the impact which research undertaken in universities in Wales has on wider society and the economy.
Universities Wales have launched a portal - researchwales – to showcase how Welsh universities advance the world around us.
A report commissioned by HEFCW from Elsevier in 2016 which uses publication metrics to examine the performance of the Welsh research base:
This report provides an update on an earlier report produced in 2013 (commissioned jointly by Universities Wales, HEFCW and Welsh Government):
A quarterly publication from the Welsh Government showcasing the latest research and developments in science, engineering and technology in Wales
Feature items published in the Science Careers section of the journal Science