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Our research groups and centres are a communications catalyst for activity of hundreds of academic staff members. The groups and centres encourage exploration, enquiry and collaboration between staff and students. More than 70 research groups and centres work across the nine Academic Schools with an aim to shape lives and society.

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ReFrance books

ReFrance: Contemporary French Studies

This is a centre for the study of the processes of cultural change, intellectual and political debates, social trends and tendencies, activisms, struggles and everyday contexts that inform contemporary France.

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Advanced Design and Manufacturing Engineering Centre (ADMEC)

The Advanced Design and Manufacturing Engineering Centre (ADMEC) conducts research in product innovation and development supported by design, manufacture and multi-disciplinary engineering technologies.

Dorothy Gott Project

This Panacea Society-funded project aims to recover the life and writings of the ex-Quaker prophetess Dorothy Gott (1748-1812) in order to broaden our understanding of the turn of the 18th century.


eLearning research focuses on the development and evaluation of policy and practice regarding digital technologies, the development of MOOCS, digital literacy and on-line safety leading to the enhancement of learning and teaching.