Our goal is for UWS to be recognised worldwide as a high-quality research provider, with staff and students who make a global contribution to knowledge.
At the same time, we’re working to become the first port of call for business research needs. This has the added benefit of improving student employment links, as well as growing revenue.
Among our key milestones are to:
Our Research Enabling Plan outlines our ambitions and actions in detail.
UWS is an institution where our international research presence and our partnership working with businesses, informs and propels our learning provision. We aim to foster a culture of research and enterprise that supports economic growth locally and globally and drives a substantial expansion of the University through a revitalised focus on income generation derived from our core activities of research, enterprise and teaching.Download our Research Enabling Plan 2015-2020 (pdf)