Sino-UK Geospatial Engineering Centre
University of Nottingham

Sino-UK Geospatial Engineering Centre (SUGEC) is a leading technology transfer organisation in the geospatial science and
agri-tech field. We have won several joint research projects either purely sponsored by individual countries or through joint UK-China initiatives in these areas. 

A comprehensive memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed in April 2014 and the signature ceremony was witnessed by the Minister David Willetts, British Ambassador to China; Sabastian Wood, and senior officials from Ministry of Science and Technology of China. 

Academics study data on a computer

Technology transfer


According to this MoU, SUGEC will actitively work as platform to promote UK-China collaboration on Agri-Tech, large infrastructure monitoring and Intelligent Transport System and Services. These are priority areas of both countries interest.  

Find out more about our China projects.
More information on our UK projects.
Find out what our research areas cover.