The School of Geography and Planning plays a major role in a number of Research Centres and Research Institutes. These provide a platform for more significant programmes of cross-disciplinary research, combining the interests of several research groups and connecting with other Schools in the University.
- Animal Geographies Research Cluster
- Centre for Economic Geography (CEG) (formerly Centre For Advanced Social Studies, CASS)
- Energy Research Cluster (CPLAN-ERC)
- Informal Economy Research Observatory
- Research Centre for Sustainable Urban and Regional Food (SURF)
- Sustainable Places Research Institute (PLACE)
- Wales Institute of Social and Economic Research, Data and Methods (WISERD)