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Arts, Law and Social Sciences research

Our faculty is home to a diverse and energetic research culture, as shown by our growing numbers of research students (currently around 200), world-leading REF results and impressive record of external income generation.

Student research

All five of our academic departments offer supervision to research students, covering most fields of interest within their particular subject areas.

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Staff Research

We're home to a number of research clusters, which support interdisciplinary and collaborative research, often across different departments and faculties.

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Research events

We host regular faculty and departmental research seminars, as well as student colloquia, reading groups and visiting speakers.

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Visit our departmental research pages:

Anglia Law School

Cambridge School of Art

English & Media

Humanities & Social Sciences

Music & Performing Arts

In the Research Excellence Framework 2014 six of our subject areas were awarded world-leading status:

Law - Art and Design - English Language and Literature - Communication, Cultural and Media Studies - History - Music, Drama, Dance and Performing Arts