Research and innovation

Leeds and COP-26

We're helping to make the upcoming climate summit a success, to shift the world to net-zero and avoid the worst impacts of the climate crisis

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Amazon wildfires
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Sustainable food research

Our researchers collaborate with stakeholders worldwide to develop fair and sustainable food systems

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Field trial by Leverhulme Centre for Climate Change Mitigation. Credit: Dr Dimitar Epihov
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Climate solutions

Research-led solutions are helping humanity to adapt to a rapidly changing climate

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Chilean forest
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14th

in the world for Earth and Marine Sciences

QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020

15th

in the world for Transportation Science and Technology

ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2020

100%

of research in the School of Food Science and Nutrition is

'world-leading' or 'internationally excellent' latest REF

Research degrees

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