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REF 2021 results for Media Arts at Royal Holloway

We're thrilled with our results in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021, and we have been ranked in the top 10 in the UK for overall four star research by Times Higher Education.


StoryFutures announces the 50 emerging creative professionals selected to take part in StoryTrails this year.

These individuals are helping to put together the UK’s largest immersive storytelling archive project, part of UNBOXED 2022. Click here to find out more.


BAFTA win for Royal Holloway University Academic

Victoria Mapplebeck, an academic at Royal Holloway has won a BAFTA in the Short Form Programme category for her short film Missed Call about her young son’s journey to reconnect with his absent father


for film production.

Source: Guardian University Guide 2018


of our Media Arts graduates are employed or go on to further study within six months of graduating.

Source: Source: DLHE, 2017


overall in the UK

Source: Communication, Cultural and Media Studies, Library and Information Management, Times Higher Education REF 2014