Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure – Build resilience and foster innovation
Through our Creative Industries Institute and collaborative partnerships we are increasing employment in the Creative Industries sector
Through our new multi-million pound Creative Industries Institute, we're collaborating with industry, government and civic partners to significantly increase employment in the Creative Industries sector, driving the development of new products, services and experiences.
At a Glance
Creative Industries Institute
The creative industry sector is forecast to grow to £128 billion by 2025 and generate one million new jobs by 2030. Ulster supporting this growing industry through our new multi-million pound Creative Industries Institute.
Virtual Production Facility
Investment in a new Virtual Production Facility (UViPrS). Utilising Virtual Production will continue to be a growing trend, due to its benefits which include a reduced environmental impact and cost efficiency.
Unreal Academic Partner
Unique Art and Design Shop
Ulster’s UNIQUE Art and Design Shop on the Belfast campus is an important learning space and a forum for creative exploration and enterprise. UNIQUE provides an opportunity for artists to gain exposure, make professional connections and to sell their work.
Advanced Diploma in Social Enterprise
Our 'Advanced Diploma in Social Enterprise' supports the growth of the social sector by providing the much needed business skills to inspire, transform and enhance the competitiveness of potential and existing social enterprises in an often challenging marketplace.
DEX (Dairy Evolution NeXt)
DEX (Dairy Evolution NeXt) is a UK and Ireland dairy industry collaborative network who are collaborating to build a Sustainable Future for the Dairy Industry.
Northern Ireland Bioengineering Center
The Northern Ireland Bioengineering Center (NIBEC) carries out research across health technology, nanomaterials, optical technology, water systems, energy generation, plasma physics and tissue engineering.
Connected Health Innovation Centre
The Connected Health Innovation Centre (CHIC) is focused on business led research in the area of connected health and seeks to lead transformational research which aligns care needs with technology providers, researchers and clinical experience.