UEA research tackles the major challenges facing the world today and tomorrow. Our research has a significant impact on policy and practice in a range of areas including for the environment, health, culture, society, the economy and business.

Having an impact on the world beyond academia has always been at the heart of our research aims. The positive outcomes from our research are exemplified through high scoring impact case studies in the Research Excellence Framework, through the award of significant translational funding, and locally through our annual innovation and impact awards.