Research with impact

Research from the University of Exeter has had, and continues to have, enormous impact around the world. As a Russell group university research impact is central to everything we do.

Our research has an an effect on everything from culture, business and policy to the environment and health. It has resulted in an increased understanding of religious radicalisation and its impact on society, the development of technologies to mitigate climate change, breakthroughs that will help combat diabetes and mood disorders and much more.

For more information on our research and its impact please also see our Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014 results site.

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Discover the diverse range of world-leading research being undertaken in each of our Colleges.


Find out more about some of the far-ranging impacts of research at Exeter in our regular news and feature stories.