Business Engagement and Innovation Services

Knowledge Exchange Funding

Funding for translational research and knowledge exchange

The University administers a number of internal funding streams to support translation of research outputs and the transfer and exchange of knowledge between the University and the wider economy.

Such support mechanisms include secondments to industry and proof of concept funding to further develop intellectual property arising from research carried out at the University.

Further information on funding streams. You will require your University user name and password to enter this workspace.

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In March 2013, The University of Nottingham signed an agreement with Fusion IP plc to allow the company to invest in the University's emergent spin-out companies. At the same time, Fusion announced that it had raised funding of £20 million through a share issue to new and existing institutional shareholders.

Press release - The University of Nottingham signs agreement with Fusion IP

In March 2014 Fusion was acquired by IP Group plc.

Foresight Nottingham Fund


IP Commercialisation

The Ingenuity Centre
University of Nottingham Innovation Park
Triumph Road
Nottingham, NG7 2TU

telephone: +44 (0) 115 823 2180
fax: +44 (0) 115 823 2181