Services for business


Tapping into the knowledge and experience of some of the world’s top academic experts can put your organisation at a clear competitive advantage. 

The University of Nottingham has an international reputation for research excellence and can provide access to leading minds across a broad range of disciplines.

We have a long history of providing practical and innovative solutions to issues facing organisations in both the private and public sectors.  


Nottingham University Consultants: a bespoke service


Nottingham University Consultants (NUC)

Nottingham University Consultants (NUC) provides management, commercial and financial support to University staff carrying out external consultancy. They provide a bespoke service that is fully covered by the University’s Professional Indemnity Insurance.

Consultancy areas

  • Mathematical Medicine and Biology:  e.g. mathematical modelling, continuum mechanics, model reduction and analysis, nonlinear dynamics, statistics and scientific computing. See the webpage for more details.
  • Engineering: Architecture and Built Environment, Chemical and Environmental, Civil, Electrical and Electronic, and Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing
  • Science: Biosciences, Chemistry, Computer Science, Pharmacy, Physics and Psychology
  • Medicine:  Health Sciences, Life Sciences, Medicine and Veterinary Medicine and Science
  • Social Sciences: Business, Economics, Education, Geography, Law and Politics
  • Arts: History, Modern Languages and Philosophy

Consultancy services 

  • Technical and creative expertise and solutions to industrial problems
  • Acting as an expert witness
  • Literature review
  • Provision of expert analysis, interpretation and reports
  • Feasibility studies including on R&D projects
  • Briefings on technical or policy development
  • External courses and workshops
  • Serving on professional and government committees
  • Consulting on collaborative and contract research projects
  • Testing and analysis work combined with expert interpretation

Case studies

NUC have helped to find solutions and add value to hundreds of organisations across the globe. Read more below:

Risk Assessment for BP - Professor Colin Thorne (pdf)

Advising as an Expert Witness - Dr Andrew Wilcock (pdf)

Pharmaceutical consultancy - Dr Michael Stocks (pdf)

Car manufacturer consultancy - Dr Gary Burnett (pdf)

Medical consultancy with Johnson & Johnson - Professor Roger Bayston (pdf)

Contact us

Tel: +44 (0) 115 95 14613

Services brochure

Download our consultancy brochure to find out how we can support your business (pdf)

Locate an expert using our Expertise Guide

Having regular access to cutting-edge knowledge through University of Nottingham academics enhances the knowledge and skill sets of E.ON UK’s own people.

Professor Allan Jones
Head of Research & Development, E.ON


Research and Innovation

Jubilee Conference Centre
Jubilee Campus
Triumph Road
Nottingham NG8 1DH

t: +44 (0) 115 748 4555