Strategic research partnerships

The University has formalised partnerships with a number of prestigious research institutions:

  • We are a partner of the Alan Turing Institute – the UK’s national institute for data science.
  • Leeds is one of 11 partners of the Rosalind Franklin Institute – a national body dedicated to bringing about transformative changes in life science.
  • We are one of nine partners in the Henry Royce Institute – the UK’s national centre for research and innovation of advanced materials.
  • The University of Leeds is a founding member of the Met Office Academic Partnership. The partnership aims to secure the UK’s position as the world leader in weather forecasting and climate prediction.