Research environment

Researcher sitting in front of computers

Our reputation as a centre for outstanding research continues to grow.

Our vision for generating impactful research is ambitious. In the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF), ARU submitted research in sixteen subject areas, and nine of those have achieved world-leading impact. In research institutes and groups, our experts are exploring areas of vital concern such as tackling eye disease, and directing investment in climate change solutions.

Support for researchers

We've invested £122 million in state-of-the-art facilities, with more on the way. And we offer a supportive environment where all research-active staff and postgraduate students can excel. This includes:

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