International research profiles

The school has strong international research profile and range of overseas collaborators. Our research and partners span both the developed and developing world, and in particular, our recent research projects focused on regions such as:


East Asia

North America

International comparative

We are strongly connected to the global academic community through regularly hosting both junior and established scholars with complementary expertise of our staff. Across the globe, we recently welcomed scholars from countries such as Australia, China, Denmark, Hong Kong, Japan, Spain and South Korea.

In addition, our international reach is demonstrated by the breadth of our postgraduate student community. This year, for example, we welcomed over 150 new postgraduate students (taught and research) from 15 different countries including Austria, Bangladesh, Brazil, China, Chile, Egypt, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Mexico, the Netherlands, Romania, South Korea, Thailand and Venezuela.