Academic support and services to meet your business needs

We work with businesses in a variety of contexts – from collaborative research to media production. If you’d like to discuss specific project requirements to find out how we can help, please get in touch via [email protected] or on +44 (0)1202 961916. Alternatively, you can get a bit more detail by browsing through some of the support we offer.

Our services A–Z:

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Ageing & Dementia Research Centre

Discover how we're contributing to research into dementia and providing support to community initiatives to help people live well with dementia.
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Archaeology services

Find out how our commercial archaeology services can help with surveys, planning, and headline-grabbing projects.


Behaviour mapping

‘Behaviour Mapping’ is based on primary research undertaken by academics, that places the consumer at the heart of the process with a view to identifying fresh insight into behaviour, within a given context.

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Brand Ecology

Brand Ecology is a means of identifying and mapping what contributes to the life of a brand from the ‘bottom up’ providing a unique perspective on the brand as part of a network. 

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Discover how the Bournemouth University Clinical Research Unit (BUCRU) supports and conducts health-related research in Dorset.
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Consumer insights

We supply bespoke audience insights and in-depth data analysis, covering both the consumer and business markets across a range of sectors.

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Learn about the work our Centre of Postgraduate Medical Research and Education (CoPMRE) carries out in the local area.
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Culture Scan

‘Culture Scan’ is a means of exploring the consumer cultures that exist within a specific context. These can be category, behaviour or consumer segment.
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Dorset GP Centre

Read about our Dorset GP Centre, which manages, provides and supports all postgraduate GP training in Dorset.
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Learn about the work and research that the National Centre for Post-Qualifying Social Work (NCPQSW) carries out.
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RedBalloon Productions is an award-winning professional production unit based at BU. RedBalloon offers paid work to second and final year students as well as graduates.
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‘Snapshots’ are an opportunity to access the latest academic research relating to a particular area of enquiry, delivered in the form of a written report.