Faculty of Science

Research institutes

Learning Sciences Research Institute (LSRI)


The Learning Sciences Research Institute (LSRI) is a centre of excellence for research in the science and technology of learning, bringing together staff from the Schools of Education, Psychology, and Computer Science.

Department of Applied Psychology


The Department of Applied Psychology (formerly the Institute of Work, Health and Organisations) is an international centre of excellence for study and research in applied psychology.

Energy Institute


The energy Institute unites unites energy research across a range of disciplines. It has a world-renowned  reputation for excellence across a broad range of technologies encompassing bioenergy, fossil and energy storage, the built environment, smart grids and the impact of human behaviour on energy use.


Biodiscovery Institute (BDI)


The Biodiscovery Institute is a world-leading hub of interdisciplinary research excellence that is shaping the future of health and biotechnology.

Food Systems Institute         (FSI)

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The Food Systems Institute will strengthen Nottingham’s reputation as the only UK university offering research expertise and capabilities across the food system. 






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