Our aim is simple. We want our research to change lives and tackle the global issues of our time. So we provide the best conditions for our thriving community of 3,800 UK and international postgraduate students studying with us.
Collaboration is at the core of our approach – not just working across disciplines but also with business, other universities, the public sector and government. Our academics are experts in their fields, internationally-recognised and shaping research groups and hubs.
Almost three quarters of research activity
rated either world-leading or internationally excellent
Research with impact
Our world-leading academics are experts in their fields, whose work is centred on making an impact on society.