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Find out about how we generate exciting, world-changing research

“Excellent research is a hallmark of the University’s activities”

Our College Strategic Plan 2013-2020 demonstrates how our strategy seeks to develop a vibrant research environment with the facilities and support to enable the best academic staff to generate exciting, world-changing research at our university.

We have four research institutes and over 20 research centres which enable and promote our world-class research. You can find out more about our institutes and centres, as well as our researchers, research outputs and projects by visiting the Royal Holloway Pure Portal.

Our research is underpinned by our policies which promote good research practice and ethical transparency.

Royal Holloway have outlined the expectations, of staff (inc visiting, honorary and emeritus), students, associates, consultants and contractors. Further information will be provided in a updated version of the code of conduct.

Royal Holloway is committed to upholding the principles of the Concordat to Support Research Integrity. Find out more information in our annual statement, which provides brief description of the work undertaken by the Institution.

It is important that our research is accessible to a wide audience. We have an active open access policy and data storage policy.

For research integrity related queries or complaints please contact integrity@rhul.ac.uk

For research ethics related queries please contact ethics@rhul.ac.uk

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