We're Keele and we're different

Founded in 1949 by A.D. Lindsay, former Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford, Keele has always been different from other universities – and, seventy years later, we still are.

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Keele is helping to change the world for the better by engaging in cutting-edge research. We’re tackling some of society’s most urgent challenges, including ageing, global health and renewable energy.

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Explore Keele

Keele is ideally situated right by a bustling university town, Newcastle- under-Lyme, and minutes away from the ever-developing city of Stoke-on-Trent. With so much on offer locally you’ll be spoilt for choice.

Three things we love this week

The very best of Keele, updated weekly.

The new Overclockers UK Gaming Lab
The new Overclockers UK Gaming Lab
  • We're proud to have opened the Overclockers UK Gaming Lab in the School of Computing and Maths
Sir David Attenborough at Keele
Sir David Attenborough at Keele
  • It was a privilege to welcome Sir David Attenborough to campus to officially open our new laboratories and present a talk on the topic of sustainability.


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