We ranked 1st in the UK for the quality of our research (‘research outputs’) and 4th overall in the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014). Over 90% of the research published by our staff during the assessment period rated either ‘internationally excellent’ or ‘world leading’.
We ranked 38th in the world in the 2020 QS World University Ranking for Philosophy.
Our research centres
We support four active and successful research centres that co-ordinate research activities in our main areas of research strengths. Each centre has well-established interdisciplinary links within Warwick and beyond.
Promoting and coordinating work in the philosophy of mind and action, and adjacent areas between philosophers and psychologists
Promoting reflection and collaboration, and questioning assumptions in philosophy, literature and the arts
Promoting innovative work in 19th and 20th century European philosophy, including interdisciplinary research with scholars across the humanities and social sciences
Exploring ethical and legal problems together, and working across departments to explore issues raised by the law