Our driving principles are to deliver research that is inclusive, compassionate and informs positive change.
KSO Research Ltd

About Us

Based in Scotland, KSO Research is an independent social research consultancy providing research design, project management, data collection, analysis and reporting.

We work collaboratively with public, private and third sector partners to provide research insights, training and support. Our main areas of interest are criminal and social justice, ethics, social inclusion and equalities.  Our research is always robust, objective and outcomes focussed.

KSO Research Ltd

Over a number of years, our work has been used to generate achievable, evidence-based and user informed recommendations in a number of key policy fields with a focus on helping organisations and individuals meet their full potential.


Innovative Solutions

We are skilled in designing and implementing mixed methods research and developing innovative solutions that meet our clients’ needs.

We provide a full range of social research services, including:

  • research design
  • project management
  • literature reviews, systematic reviews and rapid reviews
  • strategic assessments
  • consultation analysis
  • monitoring and evaluation (including process and implementation evaluations, impact and outcome evaluations)
  • focus groups and mini groups
  • one-to-one and group interviews
  • surveys (online, postal and face-to-face)
  • quantitative and qualitative data analysis
  • conferences and workshops
  • specialist research training and support

Contact us for further information.

Developing Innovative Solutions