Vision, Reputation and Excellence

Through interdisciplinary and interprofessional learning, research and innovation we will continue to be consistently rated as a top UK provider of health professional and life sciences education; we will maintain our international reputation for excellent research and innovation; and deliver real improvements in health wellbeing and wealth for Wales and the World.

We make a difference to people’s lives the world over, with our cutting-edge research and through our work with the NHS, Social Services and private sector.

Our community of students, researchers and partners draw on and benefit from the expertise of our international researchers and educators, building on our excellent real world research impact.

Explore Your Course Options

If you want to join us to study why not join our next in person Undergraduate Open Day and explore the course options open to you. It is undoubtedly the best way to get to know us; experience our beach front campus, meet the teaching team, and speak to our current students. 

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Our Research Impact

The Faculty of Medicine, Health and Life Science has a vibrant research community which attracts prestigious research funding and exciting PhD students. Recent major research funding awarded to the faculty includes British Heart FoundationUKRIHDRUKADRNMRC and Smart Expertise via Welsh Government.

We are committed to tackling global challenges and improving the health, wealth and wellbeing of society. The strength of the Faculty's research community is in its people and in its ambition for excellence. By working collaboratively across the faculty's research themes, our talented researchers are able to push boundaries in their fields and innovation within, and beyond, the research community.

We have over 25 years’ experience of driving forward research to improve health, well-being and wealth. We take insights from bedside to bench and back again, resulting in real world impact and better patient outcomes. The quality of our research has again been recognised in REF2021, with 85% of our faculty research being rated as world-leading or internationally excellent overall (REF2021).