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Research integrity and ethics

How we make sure our research meets the highest ethical standards including guidance, resources and contact information.


News and service updates about research integrity and ethics.

Retirement of EIRA1 form

ethics entry in a dictionary with a pen pointing to the word

The EIRA1 form will cease to exist from September 2023. Please note the important steps you need to take to ensure that you have copies of your forms.

Overview and guidance

Our statement on research integrity and ethics and advice to help you carry out ethically responsible research.

Forms and Training

The forms UG and Masters will need to complete in order to have their projects ethically reviewed. Training opportunities for staff and students.

UKRIO Research Ethics Training

Recording of the research ethics session. Please use the timestamp table to navigate through the session or find topics more relevant to you.


The codes of practice, policies, and procedures that guide and inform our research activities.

Animal research

Find out about ethics and integrity in our animal research.

Animal research: policy statement

Side by side pictures of white mice and zebrafish in use for animal research at University of Bath

How we approach research involving animals, including regulations we follow, our ethical review process and the animal species we use in our research.