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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.
- Helping smallholder cotton farmers to sow the seeds of sustainable cotton production 18 October 2022
- University helps to show how residents and businesses can achieve net-zero 27 September 2022
- University shortlisted for research and community impact at Green Gown Awards 14 July 2022
- Company makes significant progress with raspberry harvesting robots 1 June 2022
- Plymouth named among world’s top universities for marine excellence and climate action 27 April 2022
- Spark Sessions – Orchard Care Day 29 November 2022 09:30 - 15:00
- [AMENDED DATE] Bringing our urban landscapes back to life 30 November 2022 18:00 - 19:00
- Exploring Green Hydrogen 1 December 2022 10:00 - 12:00
- Tamar Valley Food Hubs 2 December 2022 15:30 - 15:45
- Green Hands at Central Park! 3 December 2022 10:00 - 15:00
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.