Dissertations for Good

We partner students with organisations to collaborate on dissertations into economic, social and environmental sustainability.

Upcoming Events

Meliora: International Symposium of Student Sustainability Research

Start date: 13th April 2018

End date: 13th April 2018

Location: University of Southampton

Come and join us at the third annual Meliora International Symposium of Student Sustainability Research, held at the University of Southampton on 13 April 2018!  You can register here: https://meliora2018.eventbrite.co.uk/ or through the Facebook page.   Each year, students from across the UK and the rest of the world attend and present their research at […]

Green Impact auditing season

Start date: 1st April 2017

End date: 30th June 2017

Location: Various

Opportunities for you to get free training in sustainability auditing through your university or college’s Green Impact programme (and free food!!)

Meliora: International Student Sustainability Research Symposium 2017

Start date: 21st April 2017

End date: 21st April 2017

Location: University of Southampton

On Friday 21 April 2017, students will gather for the Meliora: International Student Sustainability Research Symposium, held at the University of Southampton.

British Conference for Undergraduate Research

Start date: 25th April 2017

End date: 26th April 2017

Location: Bournemouth University

This annual conference promotes undergraduate research in all disciplines. Undergraduates are invited to submit papers, posters, workshops and performances to the conference.

NUS Sustainability Roundtable

Start date: 20th June 2017

End date: 20th June 2017

Location: De Montfort University

The Department for Sustainability holds an annual Roundtable, for attendees to learn from each other and make new contacts.

How can this website help you?

Whether you’re a student searching for inspiration or an organisation who needs some answers, by registering on this website you will be one step closer to creating a practical and impactful piece of work. Dissertations are often the most robust pieces of work students put together during their time in education, breaking fresh ground and providing valuable new insights. We are using this work as a force for good and proving that our society is taking our responsibilities seriously. We are embedding sustainability into student education, and showing that we already have the skills and drive to solve the problems we are facing.  

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We have already supported projects ranging from measuring building performance in relation to projected climates, to the impact of professionals on young people, to tackling the causes behind local hunger. Whether you have an idea or are just interested in seeing what's out there, feel free to register and create yourself a profile. What happens next is up to you.