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Full speed ahead for UK’s first dedicated centre for high speed rail technologies and system integration

The University of Leeds is investing £10m to develop the UK’s first dedicated centre for high speed rail technologies and system integration.

Top 100 in the world for engineering and technology

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018 has placed the University of Leeds in the top 100 in the world for engineering and technology.

Researchers secure £1.5 million programme from UK’s Global Food Security

Dr Miller Alonso Camargo-Valero and Dr Julia Martin-Ortega have just been awarded one of the five projects funded by the UK’s Global Food Security programme (£1.51M).

Tackling drug-resistant infections

The University’s research into new ways of tackling drug-resistant infections will be bolstered by a pioneering programme to develop the next generation of scientists specialising in this area.

National research centre to make infrastructure more efficient

Developing more durable infrastructure materials to help the public and private sectors save money and reduce their environmental impact is the focus of new civil engineering research at Leeds.