Our Research Highlights
Working with colleagues on the new Bay Campus with outstanding research facilities led to 100% world-leading and internationally excellent environment. The world-leading component of our publications has increased to over 25%.
Our vision is to create research that has a real impact through our world-class research centres and sustained investment program. We strive to provide an excellent environment in which to conduct research.
We are a thriving multidisciplinary community that has firmly integrated subjects across traditional boundaries and delivers world- leading research and education. Over this census period, we have undergone substantial expansion including relocating to the new £420m bay campus in 2015 where we occupy more than 45,000m2 and host an extensive range of equipment worth an excess of £50m. Our average annual research income is £26.4m, which is an increase of 120% from REF 2014. We have increased our Category A staff by over 40 and there has been a 59% increase in PhD completions.
During the census period 77% of our outputs resulted from collaborations with other institutions, 58% through international partnerships (82 countries) and 10% are co-authored with industry. We currently manage a directory of over 250 relationships with companies spanning from regional SMEs to large multinational enterprises.
Meet our Engineering staff and post graduate community