Research environment

Our culture of applied and innovative research, a supportive community and excellent facilities will help you in your research journey.

Modern facilities and focused training and development from an experienced team mean that you will be supported throughout your research journey with us.

Our campus boasts superb facilities, including laboratories, libraries and social spaces, where you can research, network and collaborate with others. Specific training for our research students and early-career researchers is part of an extensive development programme open to all our research staff to ensure that you have the skills and confidence to progress.

You will be guided by teams from our Colleges and Research Centres who work together with the University Professorial Council to provide leadership across the research community.

Research and funding bids are co-ordinated by our Research and Knowledge Exchange Office, who will work with you to identify opportunities to develop your career.

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From the future of energy supply to connecting with nature - what our researchers are working on.

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