Consultancy and research

Develop your business

Research enables us to deliver real-world solutions and opportunities that have an impact on society. We have a growing and vibrant community of innovative research academics who produce high quality international and world-leading research.

We work collaboratively with you via our research and knowledge to improve your business performance. This includes knowledge exchange and impact, sustainability and business growth. We achieve this through using a multidisciplinary approach which leads to strong strategic research priorities. We are the ideal partner for your business solutions.

Our community of researchers brings together excellence and innovation. We have an excellent track record of working with a variety of business and organisations including worldwide large corporations to local regional companies.  

If you have a particular challenge with developing a new product or improving a process our Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs) team will give your business a competitive advantage. KTPs are a UK-wide, government-funded programme.


We produce high quality international and world-leading research that addresses today’s challenges. 

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Knowledge Transfer Partnerships

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs) assist businesses to improve competitiveness, productivity and performance.

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Sustainability, Business and Enterprise

Sustainability, Business and Enterprise is one of UCLan's strategic research priorities, supporting our ambitious objectives to achieve research excellence, knowledge exchange and impact.