Research and Consultancy

By applying our research knowledge to the business world, we help ambitious organisations achieve operational and strategic goals through a range of consultancy and advisory services. As a research-led institution our research covers a broad spectrum of business, economics, management and policy issues and combines academic rigour with practical relevance. Working collaboratively with industry and professional bodies we develop innovative business solutions to enable and sustain our clients’ economic growth.

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Research centres

Industry partnerships are a critical factor in our commitment to relevant research, innovative teaching, and exceptional postgraduate courses.

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Business Confucius Institute

Promoting the understanding of Chinese culture and the teaching of Mandarin in the UK with a particular focus on supporting regional businesses that hope to invest in China.

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Thriving partnerships with organisations large and small, in the UK and across the globe.

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Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP)

Access University skills and resources to work on a research project. The University is actively involved in the government-backed KTP business support scheme.

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