About the University

Research & Innovation

Research and Innovation

As a world-class research-intensive university, we are committed to research excellence and innovation.

Our commitment to research excellence and innovation includes:

  • 'blue-sky' research
  • research which responds to societal challenges
  • an interdisciplinary approach to research
  • the application and commercialisation of research
  • innovation and entrepreneurship – engaging our research base with business and industry

Global research impact

Our academics are focused on responding to the major challenges facing society today. We have an enormous impact in areas as diverse as health, policy, culture and the environment.

Explore some of our case studies on our International Research Impact website.