Research at the University of Surrey
The University of Surrey is a world-class, research-led university committed to research excellence. Our research seeks to answer global challenges, drive innovation and deliver real-world impact.
Within this section, you will find information on our research themes along with our newly launched Research and Innovation Strategy. We’re always looking to expand our research partnerships.
Research story highlights
Find how our research is changing the world for the better.
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Research is at the heart of our mission to create new knowledge and innovate for the benefit of society.
How we are making a difference
Read a selection of research stories about Surrey research transforming lives and changing the world for the better.
Find out about the research areas we are focusing on from a global level to faculty-specific priorities, which is underpinned by our strategy.
We are committed to generating high-quality research that tackles some of the biggest global challenges of today and makes a difference around the world.
Read our 2021 Research Excellence Framework results; a system for assessing the quality of research in UK higher education institutions and the impact of research on the wider world outside of academia.
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