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 is at the heart of our mission to create new knowledge and innovate for the benefit of society.
22 MAY 2023
New study to tackle iodine deficiency in adolescents and young women by raising awareness
16 MAY 2023
New SEISMIC facility enables single-cell measurement to help fight cancer and infectious diseases
How we are making a difference
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.
Research Excellence Framework
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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We support the academic and professional development of postgraduate researchers and early career researchers, to ensure our world-leading research continues to grow.