We are committed to research excellence. This commitment extends to all aspects of our operations – from the services we provide our students to the outstanding teaching and research professionals that form the heart of the Institute. We are building research excellence by developing our European recognised research portfolio while nurturing our emerging strengths.

Being research intensive, we have an established track record of innovation. Our Researchers here are placed at the forefront of social sciences while forging the way based on their own scientific excellence and passion. Our researchers know that only knowledge can effect change, and seek to do this following their hunger to find solutions to the big questions.

Combined with numerous partnerships with renowned research institutes, and our dedication to inter-disciplinary approaches, our impact reaches far beyond our community extending to European platforms – our voice is heard throughout Europe.