At Winchester we are passionate about research. As with everything we do, our research is driven by a commitment to make a difference and to challenge convention with compassion. Our reputation for research excellence is growing as we continue to deliver impact at regional, national and international levels. In the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014), 82 per cent of our submitted research was considered to be recognised internationally, with seven out of eight units achieving world-leading quality. Explore our research themes.