Top five in the UK for research excellence

Research Excellence Framework 2014

Our world-class researchers and talented graduates develop groundbreaking technology to protect and enhance people’s lives.

The social media rumour detector

We’re leading a global collaboration to develop a revolutionary rumour detector for social media.

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Stand out from the competition with a year in industry

Study with us and you’ll have the chance to gain experience with big names like Google and Microsoft.

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Computational modelling - the heart of the matter

Hear why the department’s Dr Richard Clayton is developing digital models of the human heart.

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Study with us

We prepare our students for the world of work. We’re home to the only UK student-run software company Genesys Solutions.

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Our world-leading research has global impact. We’re using computer modelling to fight lung disease.

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Working together

We thrive on global collaboration. At our Advanced Computing Research Centre (ACRC) we share knowledge and provide insights to help organisations develop innovative products and services in the areas of data analytics, complex simulation, virtual reality and quality assurance.

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