Some of the most significant discoveries of the last century are associated with research carried out in Bristol.

We currently enjoy an outstanding international reputation as is evidenced by the excellent outcome of the last two Research Assessment Exercises, which placed Bristol in the nation's top four science faculties.

"The faculty consciously creates an environment in which groundbreaking research can take place."

Professor Jon Keating, Dean of Science

Research centres

The faculty contributes to a number of research centres, expertly placed to respond to some of the most pressing challenges facing global society, and drawing on the exemplary strengths at the heart of scientific enquiry.