Support for established, larger businesses or corporates

Are you looking for a partner you can trust? We have no commercial agenda and are committed to improving the economic prosperity of the region. Make us your go-to partner for funding, research and innovation, training and development, student and graduate talent, or specialist facilities and technology.

Research and innovate with us

We have specialist facilities and over 500 researchers with a broad range of expertise who want to collaborate with businesses like yours to deliver real impact. We can also access funding for your R&D through Knowledge Transfer Partnerships and other schemes.

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Train and develop with us

Make us your first choice provider for the training and development of your employees: from CPD and short courses, to apprenticeships, executive masters degrees and bespoke programmes. Funding is available for SMEs.

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Nurture talent. Recruit talent.

Find and develop your future leaders or build short-term capacity in your teams, with our large talent pool of students and graduates. From ad-hoc projects to internships and full graduate roles, we can help you find and mentor the right people for your business.

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Our Business Services Charter

Read our Business Services Charter, which sets out the quality of service you can expect from us.

Contact our business team

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