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.

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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.

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Research at The School of Education
Research at The School of Education
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Heavenly Acts: Devotional Performances
Heavenly Acts: Devotional Performances
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Perceptions and experiences of children and young people with a parent with dementia
Perceptions and experiences of children and young people with a parent with dementia
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'A Leap of Faith': how can research shape the practical ways communities build their futures
'A Leap of Faith': how can research shape the practical ways communities build their futures
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