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Keele is helping to change the world for the better by engaging in cutting-edge research. We’re tackling some of society’s most urgent problems, including ageing, global health and renewable energy.
Universities are assessed independently on the quality of their research by the Research Excellence Framework (REF). We’re really proud that 97% of our research was deemed to be world-leading, or of international importance, in the REF 2014.
Thanks to our leading reputation for research, Keele degrees are highly regarded by employers and by other universities to which you might apply for postgraduate study, anywhere in the world.
Latest Research News
GP funding has unfair London bias, finds study
Posted on 15 February 2018
New research reveals that primary care funding in England is not distributed according to local health needs.
Keele works with Oxford University on massive star discovery Posted on 05 January 2018 An international team of astronomers has revealed an ‘astonishing’ overabundance of massive stars in a neighbouring galaxy. Cardiology research showcased internationally Posted on 14 December 2017 Professor Mamas Mamas has presented his cardiology research at four major international cardiology events in four different countries over the past three months.
Study finds that heart failure is more fatal in patients with type 2 diabetes Posted on 17 November 2017 A new study has found that heart failure patients with pre-existing type 2 diabetes have higher hospitalisation and death rates. GP awarded fellowship at Keele University to research self-harm Posted on 09 November 2017 GP Dr Faraz Mughal has been awarded an In-Practice Fellowship at Keele University to research the care available to young people who self-harm.