Students meeting in the hub in ILS2 with sea view in background

Our Innovative Health and Life Sciences Research Community

Our research activities play a central role in the Medical School’s success. We are at the forefront of medical and life science research, actively supporting staff and students to build working relationships with counterparts overseas. We are particularly committed to encouraging new ideas and nurturing talent.

As a leading UK centre for medical research we are committed to innovative health and life sciences research which delivers strong performances in terms of attracting prestigious research funding and high calibre PhD and Research students. The Medical School was ranked 1st in the UK for Research Environment and 2nd for Overall Research Quality in the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014).

Postgraduate Research Courses

Funded PhD Projects