We provide research expertise and facilities to help support businesses and organisations of all sizes on a wide range of projects and initiatives.
We have played a key role in supporting local industry since our establishment in 1884, when mining and engineering were identified as vital subjects. Today, we're one of the top engineering schools for research quality and number one for the impact of our research, reflecting our exceptionally strong links with industry.
The Business Interface
The Business Interface links businesses and organisations of all sizes straight to the heart of the School of Engineering. From working with researchers to working with students, from accessing our facilities to knowledge exchange and professional development, we facilitate collaboration and access to expertise and facilities. Building on our strong track record of links with industry we can find solutions which can be tailored to the needs of your business or organisation.
- Rated 1st for the impact of our research in REF 2014 for both Civil Engineering and General Engineering