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Our academic and research staff work with partner organisations to conduct enquiry-driven, fundamental and pioneering research. We strive for significant impact to make the world a better place.
Our organisational structure connects our research with our study programmes to ensure quality research-led teaching. We have four disciplines shaping our framework and every member of research-active staff sits within a discipline:

Our position as a general engineering department strengthens our capabilities, enabling multi-disciplinary, collaborative research. As part of our research themes, we work closely with the University's Global Research Priorities to develop solutions to world-wide problems, primarily in: Healthcare, Energy and Sustainable Cities.

In 2016 a new group consisting of staff from all four discipline streams was created to research Engineering Education.

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