We support and collaborate with local and global businesses, from start-ups to SMEs and blue-chip organisations.
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In 2021, we were awarded Outstanding Entrepreneurial University by Times Higher Education — demonstrating our commitment to supporting businesses in the region and driving student entrepreneurship.
We turn the latest knowledge into practical solutions that make a positive impact on people, processes and profits.
Our training and development solutions enable you to upskill your workforce, adapt and strengthen your business capabilities, increase productivity and improve profitability.
Work experience is embedded into all of our courses, so you can access a pool of talented students and graduates for short or long term placements – helping you to address skills gaps, drive your business forward and support future growth.
Research collaborations with our industry experts can help you address emerging issues and realise your business’ ambitions.
Our dedicated team of business experts will connect you with a university-wide network of academic and sector specialists, training opportunities, work-ready students and world class facilities.
Our training and professional development programmes include apprenticeships, leadership development and bespoke solutions for your business.
Our research and development services can help your business innovate. You can hire facilities, get expert consultancy or partner with us for long term projects like Knowledge Transfer Partnerships.
Gain fresh perspectives and fill skills gaps — whether for short-term projects or long-term positions. We have a wide programme of work placements, graduate recruitment opportunities and more.