Research mission

Our dedication to innovative, transformative research that benefits society has produced high-impact outcomes which provide new understanding and insight to a number of challenging global issues.

This approach also embeds a vitality and relevance to our teaching.

Real-world research to solve real-world problems

Our research portfolio is brimming with ambition, relevance and practical application. Pioneering discoveries made at Greenwich benefit people and organisations in many areas of life and work – helping industries, societies and communities continue competing, improving and evolving. Our research influences and enhances health, education, science, engineering, computing and social policy.

Our mission is to inspire society and the world through discovering, applying and sharing knowledge. Greenwich's research is in demand throughout the world, attracting international agencies, government departments and global corporations from over 50 countries. Recent clients include global giants such as Pfizer, GlaxoSmithKline, BAE Systems, Airbus, GE Aviation and Merck Consumer Health, alongside local businesses.