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We have a wealth of multidisciplinary expertise across the University and the impact of our research and innovation was recently recognised at the Research and Innovation Awards

  • Professor Tariq Butt was shortlisted for the Outstanding Impact on Industry, Commerce and Innovation Award for his research into using fungus, Metarhizium brunneum, as an effective biocontrol agent against major plant pests such as thrips and weevils. Find out more Fungus to control crop pests
  • REF 2021 Results recognised Swansea University for the quality of its research environment, which encompasses the people, infrastructure, resources and activities that support research and enable impact. 91% of Swansea’s overall environment submission is recognised as world-leading and internationally excellent.

Research and Innovation Awards Winners

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REF 2021

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Coastal Nature enhances wellbeing

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Infected wireworms

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Gower film project

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The Natural Products BioHUB project is working in partnership to support a number of industry, business and community events. 

 We are proud to be participating in these forthcoming conferences. 



Natural Products BioHUB

In Partnership with Swansea Council and the UK Government