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.
A global top 100 university tackling some of the biggest issues the world faces, making a difference to people's lives on a daily basis
Explore our Birmingham Research Portal, a fully searchable database of all the research undertaken at the University
We offer a wealth of world-leading research opportunities to choose from, where you will work with world-leading academics and be part of a thriving postgraduate community.
Our partnerships are far-reaching and diverse. By partnering with us we can help to grow and continue the success of your business.
We can help you access the expertise you need by identifying relevant experts, providing briefings or organising roundtable discussions involving industry and academia.
We are proud to be focusing our efforts on tackling the United Nations’ Global Goals
An ambitious international conference that will generate and share solutions to the most pressing challenges faced by our planet and its people
Birmingham Heroes carry out research that impacts the lives of people across the globe.
Our experts are continuing to set the national agenda for developing character and virtue in society
Discover our research through lectures, seminars and exhibitions
Join us for a discussion on the meaning(s) of the Commonwealth Games through time (past, present, future).