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Top 10

in the UK for 4* Engineering research (REF 2021)

Top 10

in the UK for for Engineering research GPA (REF 2021)


in the UK for Materials Science - QS University Ranking 2022

The School of Metallurgy and Materials is active in a wide range of materials research areas including Advanced Materials Processing, Materials for a Sustainable Future, Multifunctional Materials and Devices, and High-Performance Materials and Extreme Environments. To find out more about our research activities, please see our research page. Our research is at the leading edge of Materials Science and Engineering, and we work closely with a range of industrial partners to ensure that the potential of our discoveries are maximised.