Research is fundamental in the International Faculty’s mission and activities. We are committed to quality academic research, pursuing innovation and building up the knowledge capacity in the region of South East Europe and beyond. Our research investigates current topics with the aim to expanding our knowledge basis and creating opportunities for knowledge transfer; in this way we try to make a positive contribution to the well-being of society.
CITY College, International Faculty of the University of Sheffield carries out interdisciplinary research through its academic departments while its dedicated research centre, the South East European Research Centre (SEERC), sets research priorities representing a wide array of disciplines and positions itself as a cross-border institution functioning within the EU while physically being located within South East Europe.
Through collaboration with international partners, including industry & commerce, governmental and policy-making bodies and the community in general, the Faculty aspires to remain active in entrepreneurial and innovative research at a local, regional and international level. Its aim is to inform and enthuse teaching, to enhance the student experience, to assist business partners in benefiting from its expertise, and to provide research outputs that matter to the community.