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The School values applied research and multidisciplinary interactions that positively impact on society and on the next generation of business and community leaders. We seek to contribute to international agendas, public policy, local economies and to business improvement. 

These form part of a bigger picture in the School of high-quality research being translated into valuable contributions to international agendas, public policy, local economies and improving businesses. Integral to this has been building lasting partnerships and collaborations with regional, national and international organisations. Find out more below.    

REF2021 Impact Case Studies

To read all impact case studies in full, please click here.

REF 2021 impact case studies

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