Explore our research
Find out more about our research and impact
World-leading research carried out in the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences has wide-ranging impact on society, whether working with local communities, advising government or influencing international business practices.
With over 1,000 academics and students involved in research across 11 schools, we have achieved global recognition for our dynamic and innovative work, engaging with public, private and third sector organisations, as well as with wider audiences and interest groups.
Our work makes a difference to policy, professional practice, business performance and the wellbeing of communities and cultures. You can explore examples of how we impact the world via this series of videos and case studies, organised under eight broad themes:
- health and wellbeing
- social justice and education
- energy and environment
- business, finance and economy
- arts and cultures
- public services, legislation and policy
- organisational change and wealth creation
- understanding the world in the widest sense
Academic staff from the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences can provide valuable expertise and services to government, local authorities and private companies.