As a research intensive school, Brunel Business School has built a distinctive research culture to form a vibrant research community in which scholarship of international quality can flourish. Our success in the last RAE (Research Assessment Exercise) placed us in the top 25% of UK Business Schools, with 80% of our staff deemed to be producing work of international excellence.
Products prepare elderly for independent living
Brunel has helped tackle the unprecedented challenges of an ageing population by developing products and services to help older people live independently. The lead academic on the research team, Dr Gabriella Spinelli, has worked with Age UK since 2007, applying her research to issues of ageing and social inclusion. She was awarded a £520,000 grant from the Technology Strategy Board and the Economic and Social Research Council in 2010 to... read more