Research in the School of Culture and Creative Arts

We are a leading research School in the University of Glasgow, excelling in Film and Television Studies, Cultural Policy, Theatre, Music and Art History.

In the REF 2021, The overwhelming majority of our research was recognised as being either ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’. The overall assessment was over 90% in these two categories for History of Art, Music, Cultural Policy Research, Film and Television and Theatre Studies. Furthermore, 100% of our research Environment, and all our Impact Case Studies, were assessed as being either ‘world leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’.

Our research impact across the School subject areas was very strong with History of Art having 83.3% of its impact case studies rated as world leading (4*).