Breaking research boundaries

We’re tackling the big issues of today and tomorrow head on.

Abstract image of scientists working with microscopes.
Person using virtual reality (VR) device.
Render showing lush grass and parched ground.
Drawing of a globe on a dark background.

An active, collaborative research community. Bold, original thinkers, breaking boundaries, immersed in the now, opening the way into new futures.

This is big, brave thinking for a better future. It’s research done well. Research with the power to transform lives, transform the future.  

Research case studies

Individual stories that show how we're tackling the big issues head on. 

Headshot of Professor Martin Boddy, Pro Vice-Chancellor Research and Enterprise

"Our ambition is quite simply that, through our outstanding research with real-world impact, we will transform futures. Our aim is to advance knowledge, support sustainable economic growth, enhance social and cultural development, promote health and wellbeing, pursue equality and diversity, and raise the quality of built and natural environments."

Professor Martin Boddy, Pro Vice-Chancellor for Research and Enterprise

Professor Martin Boddy Pro Vice-Chancellor for Research and Enterprise

Tweets by UWE Bristol research