You don't need a detailed brief when you approach us - simply bring us the issues you're facing and we'll pinpoint the expertise you need, cost the project, and help you find the right solution.
We're in the top 25 for research quality in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018 and our KTP team is ranked as the third best support team in the UK.
We're top 3 in the UK for number of KTPs
Knowledge Transfer Partnerships are part-government-funded collaborations between universities and businesses.
Come to us with an issue and we'll identify one of our academic teams to work with you, and recruit a high-calibre graduate who will be based in your company as an associate to manage the project.
KTPs can can last up to three years and 67% of project costs are available for SMEs.
We have more KTPs than any other university in the East of England, helping more businesses in the UK gain competitive advantage and ultimately improve their profitability.
Up to £10k for projects in any field
Innovation vouchers can provide your small or medium-sized business with funding to engage with our university expertise, with the opportunity to foster a long-term partnership. Funds pay for our academic experts to provide you with tailored consultancy.
Turn a project into reality
New and novel ideas to improve and transform people’s lives, industries and the world, can come from anywhere, at any time.
Innovate UK Smart Grants, are funding available for game-changing and disruptive ideas no matter what sector for UK based companies.
To apply your business needs either:
If you think your business fits the bill, contact our Business Engagement team for more details.