Business Engagement

"The University was flexible and responsive to individuals needs; I felt like we were working in partnership to get the best results for our organisation". 

Corporate Development Advisor, Carmarthenshire County Council 

Professional & Learning Development

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USW delivers training opportunities to help you realise your potential and improve performance.

Designed to enable learning, at any stage of your career, we provide professional programmes ranging from one-day short courses to accreditations or Postgraduate qualifications.

Consultancy & Knowledge Exchange

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We help businesses to develop their projects, broaden perspectives and find new ways to solve complex business problems. 

Our experts are leading researchers in areas ranging from Sustainable Energy to Crime & Justice or Computer Forensics.

Engage with Students & Graduates

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Our Careers Service will connect you with tomorrow's talent. 

Employers benefit in many ways from offering work experience opportunities, securing student or graduate placements, attending employer events on campus to engage with our student community or provide invaluable input on employer panels.

Hire our Facilities

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The University of South Wales has a wealth of facilities available to Business. 

From superb modern conference facilities to testing labs to simulation suites.

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Faculty of Business and Society

Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Science

Faculty of Creative Industries

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KTP - Knowledge Transfer Partnerships

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For organisations who want to strategically develop by identifying a solution, improving a process or developing a new product whilst partnering with the University.

Projects lasting between 6 months and 3 years are supported with up to 75% funding available.

Start Up Business Support

Our mission is to help passionate entrepreneurs add value to the economy. 

We enable our staff and students foster their innovative business idea that will impact our societies today and tomorrow.

Funding For Academics and Business

Funding for businessBusinesses can leverage funding for collaborative projects with the University. 

Many of these programmes are designed to encourage and assist companies and organisations using services available whilst utilising funding to make the project more affordable.

Innovating with partners to share risks and rewards


We identify and protect Intellectual Property arising from research and work with industrial partners and financial investors to progress its commercialisation.

Around 20 new IP disclosures are received each year from academics in a wide variety of research areas.

From developing your workforce to opening your doors to new talent, our work-based learning opportunities offer many benefits to businesses large and small.

The University of South Wales has a vibrant team of business focused academic and support staff who engage with Business within all sectors. 

Across its four Faculties, the University has a broad depth of academic staff who are geared up to utilise their expertise to address the varied and broad needs of enquiries from Business that we receive. 

Talk to us about ways in which we can work with your organisation. 

Contact the Research & Business Engagement Team on +44 (0)1443 482482 or by email.


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