The results below show the percentage of research in each quality profile ranging from the highest rating of 4* to Unclassified (0*).

Subject area assessed Departments involved FTE Category A staff submitted 4* 3* 2* 1* 0*
Pharmacy Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Psychology, Health 40.70 20 40 30 10 0
Biological Sciences Biology and Biochemistry, Psychology, Physics 36.70 10 40 40 10 0
Chemistry Chemistry 28.00 5 55 40 0 0
Physics Physics 20.20 20 50 25 5 0
Pure Mathematics Mathematical Sciences 10.00 25 35 40 0 0
Applied Mathematics Mathematical Sciences 19.80 20 50 30 0 0
Statistics and Operational Research Mathematical Sciences 15.00 20 40 35 5 0
Computer Science and Informatics Computer Science, Psychology, Electronic and Electrical Engineering 24.33 25 50 20 5 0
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Physics 15.70 25 35 30 10 0
Chemical Engineering Chemical Engineering 13.00 10 45 40 5 0
Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering Mechanical Engineering 43.40 10 45 40 5 0
Architecture and the Built Environment Architecture and Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering 23.30 25 45 25 5 0
Business and Management Studies School of Management, Economics, Psychology 62.70 30 40 25 5 0
Social Work and Social Policy & Administration Social and Policy Sciences, Economics, Psychology, Health 23.70 35 40 25 0 0
Development Studies Social and Policy Sciences 16.50 15 30 40 15 0
Education Education, Psychology, School of Management 32.70 15 30 40 15 0
Sports-Related Studies Sport and Exercise Science, Sports Physiotherapy 11.00 15 20 45 20 0
European Studies European Studies and Modern Languages, Economics 33.00 10 35 40 15 0

Full submission and assessment details are available from the HEFCE RAE 2008 website.