Research tackling global issues

We’re taking a systems-thinking approach to tackle 21st-century global challenges

Celtic Sea floating offshore wind

Floating offshore wind solutions for Celtic Sea developers

Planet Earth as appearing from space with warm sunlight.

Sustainability Solutions

Place-based research concept: crowd of people standing on a computer motherboard (full-bleed)

Addressing global challenges through the lens of place

Offshore wind turbine in a wind farm under construction off the England coast at sunset.

We use our expertise and state-of-the-art facilities for action, working in partnership, and investing in people and skills to address the sustainable exploitation of our oceans.

Professor Dame Judith Petts DBE
Vice-Chancellor and CEO, University of Plymouth

Events coming up

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Clearing information day

Your final opportunity to visit the University of Plymouth before you start in September 2024

17 August 2024 10:00 - 14:00
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