We have a thriving innovation culture and excel in connecting industry, business, and government with our academics, nurturing student entrepreneurship and championing grass-roots business development.

Our vision

The Cardiff Innovation System aims to tackle the scientific, economic and policy challenges of the future.

Exterior of Hadyn Ellis building

Campus investment

Transforming our built environment to support a shift in our research and innovation activities.

Professor Graham Hutchings in CCI lab

Our innovators

Innovators work at the heart of our cutting-edge research to produce benefits for the economy, society and the environment.

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Our partnerships

We work with a range of partners to turn research questions into ‘real world’ answers.

News

Kevin Crofton

Compound Semi Catapult announces Chair

22 February 2017

US-based businessman to head up centre

Cardiff University presentation at BioWales

Partnership for patient care marks BioWales 2017

21 February 2017

University teams up with leading Medical Research Institute

Lightbulb balancing on stack of pound coins

New innovation fund launched

17 February 2017

Y Lab and Welsh Government to help deliver better services and generate savings in the Welsh public sector

Group of students with teacher holding notebook

The Centre of Education Innovation

We work closely with our academics to support learning and teaching innovation in the University.