All of our students have the opportunity to undertake a work placement with a relevant company and we value our strong ties with the business community around the world.

As well as providing organisations with a pool of talented students and graduates, we offer a number of other services to businesses in the local area and further afield.

Our expertise

We can provide your business with access to a team of experts who can advise you on specific aspects of your work and provide invaluable input. Archaeology, cyber security, smart technology, eye tracking, forensic psychology, aquatic services, software engineering, networking, web systems, audio production services, scientific research, data interpretation and analysis, and virtual reality are just some of our areas of expertise. 

Business funding

As well as helping you tap into a pool of varied experts, we can assist you in sourcing business funding through established funding schemes such as Knowledge Transfer Partnerships, Innovation Vouchers and Match-funded Studentships. 

Hiring our facilities

The excellent facilities at the Faculty of Science & Technology are available to hire at competitive rates. We have large conference venues, lecture theatres, seminar rooms and technical laboratories that you can make use of.

Find out more about our facilities for hire.