Collaboration and Innovation

There are different ways for organisations to access expertise at Ulster University.


Profit from knowledge

Ulster University has a long and successful heritage of creating value from our research knowledge.

Our market-leading commercial consultancy and award-winning technology commercialisation provides considerable value to those we work with and the economy, through knowledge transfer partnerships, licensing, consultancy and more.

Our strength is in taking our world-class research and turning it into useful knowledge, tangible products and even companies.

  • Continually ranked in the top 10 knowledge transfer partnership providers in the UK
  • We have 19 active spin-out companies, with a collective turnover in excess of £50 million, employing over 700 staff
  • We’ve provided innovative business solutions to 1500 clients locally and internationally in the past 5 years

Get in touch

Whether you’re a business, organisation, institution, charity, individual, academic or student , let us help you innovate and grow through research.

Work with Us

Ulster University supports the SME regional economy with strong research partnerships.

Funding Opportunities

There are a range of funding programmes available to support innovation and R&D.

Innovation Ulster Ltd

The wholly owned knowledge and technology venturing company of Ulster University.

Case studies

Find out how we have provided practical, innovative services to businesses.

Meet the Team

Information on our staff who work on collaboration and innovation.