Business support and consultancy

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The School of Life and Medical Sciences offer a range of business support and consultancy services in the following areas.

Urbanism and Transport

The University of Hertfordshire Urbanism Unit was established in late 2018 under the directorship of Dr Susan Parham. The unit is the University’s home for planning and urbanism research.

The Smart Mobility Unit was launched in March 2018. The unit builds on projects run at the University such as: Evalu8 (which delivered the Government’s electric vehicle Plugged-in-Places scheme in the East of England), smart bus ticketing and the E-Car Club (the UK’s first entirely electric pay-per-use car club).


Our services include Biodet, our biosciences consulting team specialises in water testing, indoor air quality and building hygiene investigations, outdoor air quality and Legionella training for facilities managers.

The Science Training Centre team of experts are able to run intensive training in biosciences laboratory techniques and run update courses for professionals in the form of short courses and or bespoke in-house training.

Find out more about our Biosciences consultancy


Our Psychology team provides short courses, contract research and consultancy in the following areas:

  • Investigating and understanding human behaviour, thinking and development
  • Facilitating change in behaviour and attitudes
  • Data analysis and methods of enquiry

Find out more about our Psychology consultancy


The consultancy team operates with highly professional standards. Our ethos is to deliver world-class support services to individuals and teams in the sport, health and exercise fields. Our Sport consultancy topics include:

Powering potential

We drive economic growth and influence industry through research, innovative thinking and bespoke training that helps businesses achieve their potential.

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