The School was highly placed in the Research Assessment Exercise 2008 - see our news item for details. We were placed 10th in the country for research quality, with 65% of our research rated as 'world-leading' or 'internationally-leading'.

For the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014, the School has submitted to UoA12.

Research in the School falls into the four main fields below. For further details on our current activities please click on the links to specific research areas.