RAE 2008: strong results
The University of Winchester posted extremely strong results in the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise. No less than 75% of our research was deemed to be of international standard, of which 5% world-leading. Winchester moved from 99th to 78th place on the THES institutional league table. Photo: osteo-archaeologist Dr Katie Tucker working on human remains from the high-profile 'leper hospital' excavation.
Research in the faculties
Details of research, research centres and postgraduate research in the faculties can be found by following the faculty links in the left-hand column. Research based in individual academic departments can be found in Academic Departments. Photo: The Centre for Research into the Arts as Wellbeing is on of our most community-focussed research centres.
The University of Winchester has a number of cross-faculty, interdisciplinary research centres.
The Centre for Research into Language (CRiL) brings together the Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences and Education Studies in the united interest of language.
The Centre for Gender Studies (CGS) encourages and develops interdisciplinary understanding concerning the social category of gender, as well as its intersection with other social categories such as age, class, ethnicity, nationality, race, religion and sexuality.
The University's latest interdisciplinary research centre, the Crime and Justice Research Centre, launched in Oct. 2013, will be the focus for academics across the institution who are actively involved in all manner of research into crime-related areas.
The Centre for Real-World Learning is one of our most high-profile and innovative research centres.