Working with Business

Access our research, expertise, training and facilities

Sometimes you need specialist knowledge to help your business thrive, grow and innovate.

Our aim is to make it as easy as possible for you to work with us, to access our research, expertise, training and facilities. Nexus enables businesses of all sizes and from all sectors to connect with University expertise.

We can help you solve business challenges through collaborative research or consultancy, invest in intellectual property opportunities, develop and upskill your workforce and bring new ideas and talent to your business through our staff and students.

If you are not sure where to direct your enquiry, please email our Nexus team on The Nexus team will take time to understand your requirements and talk to you about your options.

Ways to work with us

University of Leeds can work with your business in several ways.


Our new innovation centre, creating collaborations between business and research.