Our Challenge Centres bring together experts to address tackle some of the world’s most pressing issues and produce research that influences industry, policy, communities and society.

Our goals

By aligning our innovation and expertise across the challenge areas we can anticipate and develop creativity, allowing us to be the leading force of development and deployment of innovation and support our natural economy.

The Challenge Centres are a key support for knowledge exchange and the use of research to influence change. They can identify areas of convergence with potential partners and audiences in academia, enterprise, government and other sectors. This leads to successful networking, productive debates and collective influencing.

Find out more about our services

Research news

Have a look at our latest news articles to find out more about our research activities and impact across the globe.

Read more

Contact our Research Team

Get in touch with our research team if you have any questions.

Read more


You can access our research outputs, learn more about our research team, see our current and past research projects and much more on SRUC Pure.

Read more