The School of Sport and Exercise Sciences has demonstrated the impact of its world-leading research, with work on respiratory care in athletes, sport mega events and disability sport. 75% of research impact case studies were assessed in the Research Excellence Framwork (REF) 2021 as world-leading (and 100% in the world-leading and internationally excellent categories).
The School’s overall Research Quality profile increased since the REF 2014, with over 85% of our research now assessed as world-leading and internationally excellent.
The School was also assessed to have published over 80% of its research papers in the highest categories.
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The University’s new Sports Clinic has officially opened.
In recognition of Men’s Health Week 2021 (14-20 June) and the need for men all of ages to maintain their health as they age.
Following several recent highly publicised cases of athletes experiencing breathing difficulties, Professor John Dickinson, considers how we all can learn to improve our breathing.
We are pleased to announce that the University has been awarded £1.148 million from the latest Office for Students (OfS) Capital Funding Competition in recognition of our commitment to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).