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Innovation Facilities

Your business can benefit from our specialist facilities, equipment and expertise with a host of services on offer.

As a response to the needs of employers, we have invested in dedicated facilities to help your business grow. Our Innovation Enterprise Zone has specialist laboratories in advanced manufacturing, advanced materials, as well as digital suites and scientific laboratories - some of which can be accessed remotely.

Our dedicated innovation labs and workshops include equipment such as 3D metal printers, robotic arms, laser cutter, Virtual Reality suites and more, all to benefit your business needs.

Health, science and wellbeing

We offer innovative solutions by utilising simulation and immersive technologies.  Our flexible facilities and services offer support for small and medium sized enterprises. Alongside our state-of-the-art facilities, we can also provide business support in the form of: Research partnerships; partnerships and networks; training and development; continued professional development; short courses; film and theatre sets, promotional filming spaces; focus groups and product photography

We have state of the art Healthcare facilities located at our Centre for Health Innovation, as well as at the Stoke campus where our Psychology, Science and Sports facilities can be found.

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