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Research capabilities

Research capabilitiesResearch capabilities

Research capabilities

  • Achieve strategic business goals through research collaboration
  • International resource for industry
  • Third largest annual research income in UK engineering
  • Access our extensive technical expertise
  • Benefit from a range of funding opportunities
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Solve a problem

Solve a problemSolve a problem

Solve a problem

  • Solve immediate technical challenges
  • Expert opinion
  • Expert consultancy
  • Critical process or product problem solving
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Test and analysis

Test and analysisTest and analysis

Test and analysis

  • Customised testing
  • Bespoke analysis
  • Access our facilities
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Successful collaborations

Successful collaborationsSuccessful collaborations

Successful collaborations

  • View success stories
  • See how others use our resources
  • Benefits of collaboration
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Recruitment

RecruitmentRecruitment

Recruitment

  • Advertising your vacancies
  • Access hundreds of high calibre graduates
  • Exhibit at our careers fairs
  • Recruit our post graduates
  • Run promotional recruitment events
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Update your staff

Update your staffUpdate your staff

Update your staff

  • Continuing professional development (CPD)
  • MBAs including Advanced Manufacturing
  • Industry focused and bespoke courses
  • Industry briefing events and seminars
  • Networking opportunities
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Develop your ideas

Develop your ideasDevelop your ideas

Develop your ideas

  • Explore ideas with our experts
  • Proof of concept
  • New technologies to benefit your business
  • Using student project or placements
  • Bring knowledge into your business utilise our intellectual property
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How to work with us

How to work with usHow to work with us

How to work with us

  • Who to contact
  • Project management
  • Partnerships and collaboration
  • Funding support
  • Commercialisation and confidentiality
  • FAQs
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Our aim is to create long-term partnerships with companies, both for giving you easy access to all areas of our world class expertise and facilities, and for the recruitment of good students. We have several years of experience of collaborating with organisations that are keen to improve their people, products and services. 

If you would like to work with us simply choose the service which matches your requirements and we will put you directly in touch with a professor or professional who can guide you through the process. If you have an inkling that we could work together but are not sure where to start then complete the Contact Us form and one of the Gateway team will give you a call.

Did you know

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The Faculty of Engineering has an annual research income of over £39m.

67% of our research is rated ‘world leading’

The Faculty of Engineering has over £50m of state of the art equipment

The Faculty of Engineering produce over 700 high quality graduates each year.

The Faculty of Engineering has over 4000 students.

There are 82 research centres and institutes across the University.

The Faculty of Engineering is constructing an £81m, state-of-the-art new engineering building at the heart of the campus.

The University of Sheffield has overtaken Cambridge for engineering research income, according to data compiled by the Higher Education Statistics Agency

There are currently 83 Professors, 162 Academics and 286 Research Associates in the Faculty of Engineering.

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