We are committed to delivering research that matters.
Our research environment
Our researchers make a difference to people's lives by working across disciplines to tackle major challenges facing society, the economy and our environment.
Our researchers have access to a wide range of development programmes, cutting-edge facilities, extensive library resources and expert advice.
Our research degrees give you the opportunity to investigate your subject amongst field-leading researchers with truly first-class facilities.
Working with industry across the whole of the UK, we encourage, support and develop innovation.
We work with businesses and organisations of all sizes and sectors.
Our research facilities are available for organisations to hire.
Research impact features
A collaboration between Professor Pete Burnap and Airbus has led to a completely novel way of detecting and preventing malicious software.
Research from academics at Cardiff Business School has led to improvements in the working conditions of thousands of people.
Our research has guided the decisions saving our metal heritage, from archaeological repositories – containing millions of artefacts charting human history –to iconic ships, including the Mary Rose, Brunel’s SS Great Britain and the Spanish Armada.