Research in the Faculty of Science & Technology

Science & Technology research

Our research tells a story of continued, accelerating expansion and demonstrates our commitment to developing close links with industry, the public sector, professions and business.

Our research departments

  • Biomedical & Forensic Sciences

    Department of Biomedical and Forensic Sciences

    Biomedical & Forensic Sciences

    Investigate, test, analyse, diagnose and treat in our multi-function laboratory, which was nominated for an S-Lab award.

    Find out more about Biomedical & Forensic Sciences

  • Computing & Technology

    Department of Computing and Technology

    Computing & Technology

    Take advantage of our impressive technology and equipment, in a relaxed and friendly learning environment across our campuses.

    Find out more about Computing &Technology

  • Engineering & the Built Environment

    Department of Engineering and the Built Environment

    Engineering & the Built Environment

    We’ve the largest choice of engineering and built environment courses in the East of England, many of which are accredited by professional bodies.

    Find out more about Engineering & the Built Environment

  • Life Sciences

    Department of Life Sciences

    Life Sciences

    Be inspired by our dynamic department, which covers both Animal & Environmental Biology and Sport & Exercise Sciences.

    Find out more about Life Sciences

  • Psychology

    Department of Psychology


    Cambridge is a world-renowned location for psychology, and we’re buzzing with world-leading research and new discoveries.

    Find out more about Psychology

  • Vision & Hearing Sciences

    Department of Vision and Hearing Sciences

    Vision & Hearing Sciences

    Our award-winning department will give you hands-on experience in a research-active environment.

    Find out more about Vision & Hearing Sciences

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Come to a place where we continually question the world around us.

Where we create as well as disseminate knowledge. Where academic rigour and excellence propels learning.

The last three years have been full of exciting and important research projects.

Our research has been ranked as world-leading and internationally excellent in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014.

Research highlights

Our research recognised for its great impact

Global Sustainability Institute

First: our annual research review 2013/14

Anglia Ruskin IT Research Institute

Pricing our precious resources