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Funding and Support for Business Innovation

The University offers expertise and services in a number of areas to help you to develop your innovative business ideas.

New product development services

The SciTech Innovation Hub provides new product development services for businesses and individuals.

Discover our product development services.

Innovation projects

Find out how to get resources, government funding and expertise to innovate, expand or improve the performance of your business through a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) 

Virtual reality modelling

Our Virtual Design Enterprise Centre is one of the first purpose-built virtual reality centres in the Midlands, allowing you to visualise a product or situation and evaluate its characteristics in detail before the final design.

More about Virtual reality modelling

ERDF Privacy Notice

Many of the University's business support projects are part funded by the European Regional Development Fund.  If you receive support from one of these projects you will be notified as part of your contract with the University and as such we are obliged to ensure that you have read the Privacy Notice which details how your data may be shared.  You can download a copy of the Privacy Notice