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Enterprise Solutions helps you to navigate your way to the University of Plymouth’s internationally renowned research expertise, facilities and business services. It connects you to the right support that meets your organisation’s needs.
The University works with hundreds of organisations, both large and small, to find innovative solutions to the challenges they face. This could involve joint research and development projects, access to our innovation centres or science park or accessing student talent or academic expertise.
Enterprise Solutions can assist businesses and public or third sector organisations to tap into our services, injecting new thinking to support and drive innovation.

Collaborate with us

We can help you find the talent that’s right for you.
From the cutting-edge of digital technology to marine engineering, from health and cognition to robotics, Plymouth’s wide ranging research and expertise embraces innovation and impact. The University has a dedicated team to support you in the set up and co-ordination of consultancy and contract research agreements.
Use our state of the art technical facilities and specialist equipment that you can't find anywhere else in the UK. We have the ability to help your organisation develop new products and services, solve research and development (R&D) problems and find new efficient ways of working. Our flexible office, laboratory and event space can support you in growing your business, reduce your costs and meet new clients in a professional area.

PhD for industry

As a business, you can fund a PhD student or engage with a group of doctorate students. This will give you a dedicated and diverse expert resource to focus on a specific business challenge. Companies also enhance their competitiveness and innovation through knowledge transfer with universities and research institutions.
Charlotte Levy, PhD student

Upskill your employees

Here at the University of Plymouth, we understand the impact that investment in skills development can have for business growth and staff morale.
The University and its partners design and deliver courses which are industry focused and informed by internationally renowned research and expertise. The range of professional development activities that we offer is diverse and flexible.
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Work with us

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