HR Excellence in Research

The University is proud to have been awarded the European Commission’s HR Excellence in Research badge.

We've held the European Commission’s since 2011, recognising our full adoption of the principles of the . 

We have successfully retained the award through a number of reviews in 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019, 2021 and 2023. Our Concordat action plan aims to transform the research environment for our researchers.

Twelve-year review 2023

Ten-year review 2021

Eight-year review 2019

Six-year review 2017

Four-year review 2015

Two-year review 2013

Original action plan