Research and innovation

#html2 #html3 #html4

A reputation for quality research

The University has a long-established reputation as a research-engaged institution...[find out more]

First-class facilities

The University is continuing to invest in first-class facilities for its researchers...[find out more]

The route to success

Hull researchers have access to a wide range of resources, advice and training...[find out more]

Research remains an essential component of the University's academic endeavour as it strives to develop and enhance its national and international reputation.

A key part of this endeavour is to provide a high quality research environment and infrastructure that stimulates innovation and supports world class research.

Facilities and resources

The University is continuing to invest in facilities across both its Hull and Scarborough campuses. Recent innovations include the opening of a new biomedical research facility, the Allam Building, and a £27.4m project to dramatically improve and modernise the main Brynmor Jones library.

Research funding support

Our Research Funding Office offers a range of advice and support services to researchers. The team can help source funding opportunities, provide advice on completing research proposals and grant applications, and connect you with research heads in all University faculties.

Research centres

The University is home to a number of research centres focusing on a diverse range of areas of investigation. The centres are helping to enhance the University's reputation, regionally, nationally and internationally.

The Graduate School

The Graduate School is a multi-functional centre that serves the administrate needs of students and postgraduate researchers. The school also provides students with excellent research and study facilities, including open access computers, quiet study/work areas and a seminar room.

Skills development

We offer a wide range of programmes and training modules to help research staff develop the skills, knowledge and expertise needed to succeed in the modern work environment. And our research students follow a tailored development programme via the Postgraduate Training Scheme, which equips them with career-ready skills.

Awarded HR Excellence in Research

The University of Hull has been recognised with a HR Excellence in Research badge for its commitment to supporting and developing its researchers.

HR Excellence in ResearchA UK-wide process, incorporating the QAA Code of Practice for Research Degree Programmes and the Concordat to Support the Career Development of Researchers, enables institutions to gain the European Commission’s ‘HR excellence in research’ badge, acknowledging alignment with the principles of the European Charter for Researchers and Code of Conduct for their Recruitment.

Back to top