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.

Professor Colin Riordan

Our vision

We aim to tackle the scientific, economic and policy challenges of the future.

Innovation Campus

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.

Our partnerships

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

News

Professor Mike Bowker in laboratory

Major funding for materials analysis centre

17 August 2017

Cardiff University awarded over £3m to lead state-of-the-art photoelectron spectroscopy facility

Newborn baby in incubator

New diagnostic kit for Duchenne muscular dystrophy

10 August 2017

New test for screening of Duchenne muscular dystrophy in newborn babies

Lightbulbs on a chalkboard

Local innovators funded to develop ideas

10 August 2017

£5m fund run by Cardiff University and Nesta accelerates innovation in public services

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.