Research and development

Research students

Our research is innovative, relevant, highly applicable and easy to access for businesses.

By working closely with our research teams, you can benefit from:

  • contract research carried out on a subject defined by you.
  • research into the development of new products and services
  • grant-funded collaborative research into areas of joint interest to your business and our researchers.
  • the chance to sponsor research students in an area of interest to your company.

Areas of research

The breadth and quality of our research is truly outstanding, covering some 2,000 specialist fields, with 85 percent of our output independently recognised as being of an international standard.

Research is carried out under 6 research themes.

More about our research Centres and groups.

More information

Contact Business Development to find out more about how we can help your business.