The University of Dundee is the most innovative university in Scotland for the second year in a row (Reuters Top 100: Europe's Most Innovative Universities, 2016 and 2017), highlighting our successes in translating our world-class research into attractive commercial opportunities.
Find out how RIS can help you identify, protect and exploit your ideas and inventions.
Learn about how we support and encourage interaction with industry, including KTPs, consultancy and collaborative R&D. Also, browse current requests from industry.
Find sources of translational funding and other opportunities to support research and commercialisation.
Aspiring life sciences entrepreneur?
The UK Bioindustry Association (BIA) and the Francis Crick Institute have launched a new, three day leadership and entrepreneurship training programme for aspiring entrepreneurs and new CEOs looking for advanced practical advice, support and feedback from leading entrepreneurs, renowned professionals and CEOs.
Deadline for applications: 30 November 2017
Find out more: PULSE
Did you know?
In September 2017, Interface released an economic impact report, citing:
- Business-academic projects supported by Interface have enabled Scottish companies to generate £64.2 million gross value added (GVA) a year for the Scottish economy, supporting around 1,060 jobs in Scotland
- 46% of businesses have increased their turnover and 31% have increased employment as a result of collaborating with academia
- 54% expect turnover and employment to increase in the future as a result of the collaborative project.