Explore our research
NTU's Research Peaks exemplify our outstanding research and pioneering researchers who work to develop world-leading projects that have life-changing and global impact.
Our research experts are working with partners and funders across five key research themes that aim to respond to a range of challenges in business, industry and wider society.
Spanning all academic Schools, our specialist Research Centres bring together experts to undertake life-changing research that is helping to shape our future.
Research governance and integrity
At Nottingham Trent University we’ve developed an environment that provides researchers with excellent support and ensures that our research meets the highest ethical standards.
Our Research Office oversees the development of research policies and strategies and ensures that our research meets the highest ethical standards.
As a high-performing research institution, NTU upholds the highest standards of research integrity within the framework of our policies and procedures.
Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021
In the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021, 86% of NTU’s research impact was assessed to be either world-leading or internationally excellent. The overall quality of each Unit of Assessment NTU submitted to REF in 2021 also saw an improvement from the previous REF in 2014.
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Discover our Research Centres, Groups, Projects and Impact Case Studies and find out the real-world impact our research is having in areas ranging from cancer treatment to food security.