Number one in education in the UK for research impact

2014 Research Excellence Framework


We're home to a diverse and welcoming academic community with students from all over the world. Our forward-thinking teaching and influential research is respected globally.

We're ranked number one in education in the UK for research impact

The latest Research Excellence Framework confirms the impact of our research as world-leading and top-ranked, with 100% rated 4*.

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New dedicated research centre for higher education

We're working with experts across the world to foster innovations in higher education as part of a new research hub for higher education.

Centre for Global Higher Education >

Big Society project

Academics from the Big Society project recently visited Malaysia to share research on learning disabilities in a time of austerity.

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Study with us

Choose from a range of full and part-time courses, including undergraduate, postgraduate, PGDE and distance learning programmes.

Undergraduate courses> Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE)> Masters degrees>

World-leading research

Our research has a direct impact on educational theory, policy and practice. We're supporting the development of children, families and learning communities through dedicated research centres.

Our research> Research degrees> Research centres>
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