The Network have put together a list of research centres and groups based at the University of Leeds, as well as at universities further afield in the UK, which include academics and practitioners working across migration studies. To be added, please contact: Christopher Forde <>

University of Leeds:

Centre for Employment Relations, Innovation and Change, Leeds University Business School

Leeds Social Sciences Institute

Social Justice, Cities, Citizenship, School of Geography

The Bauman Institute, School of Sociology and Social Policy


Centre for Migration and Diaspora Studies, SOAS

Centre for Migration Policy Research (CMPR), Swansea University

Centre for Migration Studies, University of Essex

Centre for Research on Migration, Refugees and Belonging (CMRB), University of East London

Centre for the Study of Migration, Queen Mary University of London

COMPAS (The Centre on Migration, Policy, and Society), University of Oxford

Glasgow Refugee, Asylum and Migration Network

Identities, Citizenship, Equalities and Migration Centre (ICEMiC), University of Nottingham

Leicester Migration Network

Migration Mobilities Bristol

Migrancy Research Group, Lancaster University

Migration Research Group, University of Sheffield

Migration Studies Unit, LSE

Sussex Centre of Migration Research

The Migration Lab, University of Manchester

The University of York Migration Network

University of Huddersfield Children and Family Migration


IMISCOE (International Migration, Integration and Social Cohesion in Europe)

Community Organisations:

Leeds Asylum Seekers’ Support Network

Migration Yorkshire

Migrants’ Rights Network

Refugee Education Training Advice Service (RETAS Leeds)

STAR Network: Student Action for Refugees