IP and Commercialisation

Develop your business

Is your business looking to partner with us to create commercial opportunities to licence and develop intellectual property (IP)?

Our portfolio of IP may be beneficial to your company to license, we are happy to discuss this with you further. Our IP covers a wide range of categories, including: Biomedical Sciences, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Forensic Sciences, Nuclear Sciences, Materials and Nano-Materials Technologies, Tribology Technologies, Pharmacy and 3D Printing Technologies. Please contact us to find out more.

Intellectual Property Portal

The Intellectual Property & Commercialisation team have produced and maintain the IP portal which provides more details relating to the IP which is available for license. We have a vibrant research culture and there are a growing number of opportunities for businesses to engage, collaborate and license our intellectual property.

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Investment Readiness

The Investment Readiness project supports Lancashire SMEs in becoming ready for investment.

Find out more about investment

Health Matters

The Lancashire Health Matters programme is a partnership between UCLan and the NHS Innovation Agency. We provide SMEs in Lancashire who have created new approaches, practices or products with the support needed to help them gain access to the NHS and social care markets.

Visit our Health Matters page


The Medical Innovation and Commercialisation Accelerator Programme (MedIComm) is a unique programme in partnership with UCLan and four Lancashire NHS trusts.

Find out more about MedIComm