01 Oct 2021
Local business partnerships are very much at the heart of what modern universities do. Indeed, they have always been a vital component in which these institutions engage with their surroundings and contribute towards their local economy.
As the economy begins to recover from the experience of the pandemic, modern universities should be recognised as a key asset that can be utilised to support innovation and growth around the country. It is vital that funding is made available to support partnerships between universities and businesses.
The case studies featured demonstrate the innovation, investment and economic impact generated through these partnerships.