Research at the University of Hertfordshire
Our research provides solutions to major societal challenges, supports industrial innovation, enriches lives and informs our teaching through a network of collaborations with businesses, the public sector, policymakers and charities.
We organise our research by six themes: Food; Global Economy; Health and Wellbeing; Heritage, Cultures and Communities; Information and Security; and Space.
Select a theme icon to read more about the theme and key projects.
University of Hertfordshire’s contribution to local growth and regeneration recognised in Research England’s Knowledge Exchange Framework (KEF)
The University of Hertfordshire has been recognised for the diverse contribution it makes to local growth and regeneration, the quality of its research partnerships and its work with the public...
31 March 2021
University of Hertfordshire leads study to empower people with learning disabilities to give COVID-19 vaccine consent
The University of Hertfordshire is leading a Royal College of Nursing (RCN) Foundation funded study to create and evaluate a visual resource to help people with intellectual and/or learning disabilities...
11 March 2021
University of Hertfordshire research team explores impact of exercise in treating depression in teenagers
A research team led by the University of Hertfordshire has won a £2.27 million contract from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) to investigate if exercise is a beneficial...
10 March 2021