University of Leeds
Established in 1904, the University of Leeds is one of the largest research intensive universities in the UK and engages in world-class research across an exceptional diverse range of disciplines. Leeds has a long and successful track record in working with business from SMEs to multi-nationals and has research and contract income of over £125M per annum. Ranked 8th in the UK ‘Research Power’ league, more than half of its schools or subjects are ranked in top 10 in the latest research rankings (RAE 2008). A further 61% of Leeds research is rated ‘World Leading/Internationally Excellent’ and 31% ‘recognised internationally’.
Areas of expertise:
Food Security, Nutrition and Sustainable Agriculture
High Value Chemical Manufacturing
Pharmaceutical and Biopharmaceutical