We provide an extensive range of services for business, including opportunities to use
our research expertise through consultancy, collaboration, Knowledge Transfer Partnerships, and support for start-up businesses.
We provide advice and support to our University's academic community. We'll help you
find, secure and manage research funding, and commercialise your work. We also co-ordinate
research planning and manage the REF submission.
We support you through the entire research lifecycle. We can help you find
funding and turn a good idea into a research grant application. We also offer guidance
on research ethics and intellectual property
issues, and provide the legal expertise required to negotiate any contract
relating to collaborative research. Once a grant application has been successful, we will administer
your grant on your behalf and provide knowledge exchange support to ensure your research output is
disseminated as widely as possible.
Working with you
- Identifying the latest funding opportunities
- Supporting you throughout the grant application and management process
- Running the Research Repository
- Facilitating knowledge exchange and commercialisation of research outputs
- Ensuring the highest level of research governance and ethics
Latest funding calls
Keep up-to-date with our list of the latest research funding opportunities. We can help you find
the right funding source for your project from the many research council, charitable, government and European sources available.
We encourage you to explore business ideas, develop your entrepreneurial talents and exploit your
intellectual property. We work with the
Employability and Careers Centre to deliver specialist programmes and events.
Publish your work through our open-access Research Repository, the showcase for our
University's cutting-edge research. As well as journal articles, it's open to materials such as working papers, book chapters and multimedia.