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As a member of staff or a student at the University of Plymouth (or a partner college) you can mailing list to receive our monthly e-bulletin and updates about sustainability events, workshops, research funding calls and news.
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Sustaining life on Earth
Explore our research
Explore leading research in areas including natural resources, biodiversity, built environment, transport, agriculture, behaviour change and more.
Collaborate with us
By connecting academic expertise with the wider world, we support enterprise, business, industry and community to take collaborative action towards a more sustainable future.
Explore projects responding to Sustainable Development Goals
Centre for Systems Thinking: Ocean, Land and Society
The Centre for Systems Thinking: Ocean, Land and Society champions a whole-system transdisciplinary approach to solutions-oriented research to improve planetary health. The Centre brings together an unrivalled critical mass of catchment-coast-ocean expertise from across the University’s Strategic Research Institutes to address 21st century challenges alongside national and international policy.
- Academic plays significant role in United Nations climate change report 26 September 2023
- University prepares to welcome healthcare students into landmark £33million facility 16 August 2023
- Project focuses on decarbonisation of the fashion and textile industry 14 August 2023
- University shortlisted for three Green Gown Awards in recognition of commitment to climate action 19 July 2023
- The Road to Net Zero 13 July 2023
Sustainability is embedded not just in research across the University but also in our course provision, education methods and campus operations.
Sustainability courses and programmes
Plymouth offers a range of sustainability themed courses and programmes across many disciplines.
Discover how the Centre for Sustainable Futures works to embed sustainability across our faculties.
Explore how the University is committed to sustainability across campus and all aspects of its operation.