REF 2014 results show that 96% of nursing and health sciences research at Ulster University is of international excellence or world leading
Postgraduate Research Education within the School of Nursing and the School of Health Sciences is organised and delivered through the Institute of Nursing and Health Research www.science.ulst. ac.uk/inhr/. The Institute is well known nationally and internationally for providing high quality research training, which is relevant to nursing and health practice.
Nursing at Ulster University is in the premier league of universities in the UK and in terms of 4* research (i.e. research that is world- leading in terms of originality, significance and rigour) we are ranked among the top 3 universities. The Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014 results show that 96% of nursing and health sciences research at Ulster University is of international excellence or world leading and 100% of our research impact and 100% of our research environment are also recognised and world leading or internationally excellent.
The University welcomes applicants interested in researching Health and Rehabilitation Technologies, Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, Chronic Illnesses, Maternal, Foetal and Infant Research, and Person-centred Practice Research.
One of the aims of the Institute of Nursing and Health Research is to train high calibre researchers who can work independently and who can contribute towards the advancement of knowledge in nursing and health sciences and the delivery of health services. We offer excellent supervision and support.