In the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021 90% of our research was found to be world-leading or globally excellent making us a top 20 university in the UK for the overall quality of our research. Our collaborative research with academic partners across the world makes a real difference.
From our Global Challenges Research Fund project exploring the resilience of groundwater supply systems in Nigeria to our pioneering model of nuclear waste disposal, backed by the European Commission, we take our global responsibilities seriously.
We attract the highest calibre of academics and researchers from around the world, enhancing the learning experience for students and bringing a global perspective to our research.
We use our knowledge to develop innovative research that will have an impact on the world.