Developing novel technologies highly relevant to industry and generates creative spaces for new forms of practice.

Research in Architecture and Built Environment

Rowe, Benjamin - New Architecture 3

Our research considers the design, provision & assessment of present and future built environments in terms of their suitability to those they're designed for.

Research in Art and Design

Art and Design

Our research responds to cultural, environmental and economic challenges, working within sustained academic and non academic partnerships, examining the scope for intervention of the artist and designer.

Research in Computing


Bringing together researchers in computer science and engineering with a diverse range of specialisms and experience.

Research in Engineering


Focusing on providing innovative and practical solutions to industrial problems, with particularly strong industry-focused research in the oil & gas and renewable/sustainable energy sectors.

  1. Funded Studentship Opportunities

    Finance & Scholarships

    Funded research studentships are regularly offered by the University.

  2. Design & Technology Research Staff


    Find out more about our Design & Technology research staff.