School of Chemistry - Business Partnership Unit

Services for Business 

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Nottingham Analytical and Scientific Services

We provide cutting edge analytical services and custom syntheses at Nottingham Analytical and Scientific Services.

From your routine day-to-day analytical needs such as mass spectrometry, NMR and elemental analysis to more bespoke offerings such as X-ray photon spectroscopy, Circular dichromism and X-ray crystallography, we can help. 

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Chemical Innovation Laboratory (CIL)


Our Small-Medium Enterprise engagement program is available across the East Midlands and could provide you with free access to our synthetic, analytical or academic expertise. 

The Chemistry Innovation Laboratory (CIL) is a project part funded by the European Regional Development Fund, which aims to support and strengthen links between the University of Nottingham and Chemistry Using SMEs (Small and Medium Enterprises) within the East Midlands. The project aims to facilitate access to specialist skills, knowledge, equipment and new technologies to help SMEs innovate and grow. Our ultimate goal is to increase the number and quality of interactions between chemistry using businesses and the University sector.


Nottingham Research Chemicals

We have established an internal business unit within the University named Nottingham Research Chemicals (NRC). 

Nottingham Research Chemicals aims to identify, promote and sell the novel compounds that resulted from unique and high quality synthetic chemistry research in the School of Chemistry.


Consultancy and Collaborations


Expert advice is available on both a consultancy and strategic collaborations. Your Company could benefit from our academic expertise from synthetic advice to scale-up, to computational modelling or entrepreneurial guidance the Business Partnertship Unit can link you with the expert you need to push your business forward. 



Hire Our Graduates

Hire our graduates for your Company. We offer a variety of schemes to enable your Company to utilise our undergraduate and graduate level talent.

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Hire our Graduates


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Business Partnership Unit

School of Chemistry
University Park Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 74 86268