National surveys continue to indicate a high quality of teaching and research.

The School continues to be a high performer as judged by independent Assessment Exercises.


The quality of our research was recognised in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.


We are committed to continually monitoring and improving the quality of our teaching.


All of our undergraduate degree programmes are accredited by the Institute of Physics.

Accessible learning

The School is committed to ensuring that accessibility of the curriculum is mainstreamed and embedded throughout its provision.

Enhancement and good practice

We continually endeavour to enhance our teaching and follow best practise.

Learning and teaching strategies

The School continues to improve the quality of teaching with innovative learning and teaching strategies.