Are you looking to grow your business?

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We collaborate with 800+ local and regional organisations per year

Our understanding of the key challenges faced by businesses allows us to leverage our academic resources and expertise to help accelerate business growth.

We strive to translate our academic experience into impactful results. With ten specialist Institutes at the ƹƵ, our knowledge helps develop novel approaches that solve real-world problems.

We have a range of programmes that include bespoke workshops, academic consultancy, and contract research.

Identifying and solving challenges faced by your business is key to its growth - whether your goals involve venturing into new markets, embarking on new product development, cost reduction, skilled employee recruitment, or gaining insights into the impact of environmental issues.

This UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF) programme, delivered by the ƹƵ of ƹƵ in partnership with the Central ƹƵ,West Northamptonshire and Luton Councils, will enable you to strategically move your business forward while effectively managing the day-to-day issues.

UKSPF: Business growth, innovation & sustainability support

Our Culture and Community Engagement team run a range of place-based projects and shares resources that aim to support local cultural practitioners and organisations. This includes development programmes for entrepreneurial, partnership, business and fundraising capabilities.

Our wide range of funded projects and strategic partnerships enable us to lead on responsive place-based models that meet the current demands and knowledge gaps within the creative and cultural sectors, through a diverse set of offers, led by the community.

Support for creative and cultural sectors