The School of Media and Communication is a leading centre for media and communications research. Our research is multidisciplinary, theoretically innovative and socially relevant. Researchers at the School are involved in extensive networks of collaboration with academic institutions, the public sector and media industries, both within the UK and across the globe.
A vibrant and growing community of PhD students is an essential part of our research culture. We are also committed to research-led teaching, which is reflected in the portfolio of our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.
Research in the School is clustered around six major research themes: