We have an outstanding reputation and are committed to the pursuit of excellence...
In the 2014 REF, 75% of the Faculty's research was rated as either internationally recognised or world class. 94% of our research was deemed 3 or 4* for impact.
The Faculty of Medicine has taken a leading role in delivering the University’s multi-disciplinary research strategy. Our guiding principles have been to enhance our capacity for translational research and to increase interdisciplinary research at the interface with the physical sciences, computing, engineering and mathematics – especially in areas where the University is world-leading.
Professor Tim Elliott - a world-class researcher at University of Southampton's Cancer Research UK Centre - is making fundamental discoveries about how our immune system works which will aid the design of effective new treatments to improve survival for people with cancer.
We are one of the UK's leading centres for biomedical research offering a range of PG opportunities.
Our research has led to successful commercial endeavours with the creation of five companies
Cancer Research UK, NIHR/Wellcome Trust and MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit.
We offer patients and public access to trials of the latest relevant treatments, and involve volunteers in associated research.