We are driving innovation with industry and manufacturing partners to transform industries and deliver growth to our economies, thereby helping to improve people’s livelihoods.
We are improving the health of people across the world through new discoveries, treatments and patient pathways and working in partnership to build a transformative health ecosystem in our region.
We are working to understand the impact of climate change on the planet and its people, to improve air quality, and developing new technologies to decarbonise energy and transport in partnership with industry and government.
We are working with our partners to tackle inequalities in all aspects of society, striving to make change for a fairer world and one in which people can enjoy a fulfilling, rewarding life.
We explore what it means to be human – in historical and cultural contexts, within ethical and legal norms and through languages and communication.
From atoms to astronomy, computers to cars and robots to robust materials, our goal is to transform our understanding of the world to make life easier, healthier and more sustainable.
Across the breadth of life and environmental sciences, we discover, apply and translate science to forge major advances in human and environmental health.
With more than 1,000 academic staff researchers and around £80 million new research funding per year, we are dedicated to performing world-leading research with the ultimate goal of improving human health.
We address the challenges facing society and the economy, from shedding light on the refugee crisis, to character education in schools, through to developing leaders in the NHS.
Word — Music — Image
Art History, Curating and Visual Studies
Song settings of poems by the French poet from the nineteenth century to the present day
The digital edition of Alfonso el Sabio’s most renowned chronicle
Investigating literary exile under dictatorship in twentieth-century Germany and Spain
Reinvigorating the discipline of literary studies by looking at non-European approaches and focusing on texts from Islamic cultures.
Towards a Digital Sociology of Music
Leading a step-change in understanding language and optimizing language learning
Analysing how European institutions obtain, curate and display non-Western intellectual property and material culture
Working with the stories of the self and others
Remembering, imagining, and anticipating violence
Examining how language and translations shape memories, public narratives, and enhance campaigns for transitional justice.
Catalogue of recent and forthcoming monographs, chapters and articles by our academics
Find a researcher in our three departments
Research seminars, workshops, lectures and conferences
Our postgraduate community comes from all over the world, with students studying towards Masters or Doctoral degrees.