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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.

We work with a range of partners to turn research questions into real world answers.

We work with businesses and organisations of all sizes and sectors.

Our research facilities are available for organisations to hire.

Research impact features

Our work on reform of the Senedd, its franchise and electoral system, has led to votes for 16 and 17 year olds, and laid the ground for further substantial reforms to the Senedd’s size and electoral arrangements.

Our research is helping to modernise energy transmission across the UK and Europe and push us towards the target of net zero carbon emissions.

Our researchers played leading roles in major clinical trials, which improved the treatment of prostate cancer and influenced the way oncologists monitor their patients and use surgery, radiotherapy, and hormone therapy.