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These are exciting times for railways. Society relies on railway systems more than ever before: they have become integral to how people live and economies grow in the 21st Century. Download our annual report (PDF - 1.7 MB) and strategic plan (PDF - 985 KB) to find out how we are making an impact on the world’s railways, now and over the next 7 years.
We are having impact across the globe to enhance the future success of railways.
We are involved in a wide range of research activities, underpinned by our multidisciplinary expertise.
We offer a number of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in relation to railway engineering and systems.
Professor Clive Roberts, Director of the Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education (BCRRE), on the centre being awarded a Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher Education in round Twelve (2016-18) for its contribution to making railways around the world safer and more efficient.
We deliver world-class research and education through partnerships with leading international academic institutions and industrial organisations
With over 100 academics, researchers and professional support staff, we deliver world class research and thought leadership within railways.
Successful businesses are crucial for economic growth and we believe that by partnering with us we can help to grow and continue the success of your business.
Read about our latest activities in this exciting, challenging and crucial research area.
Interested in getting involved and attending one of our railway engineering and systems seminars? Find out about our upcoming events.