State of the Relationship Report 2019

This is the sixth annual assessment of the health of the partnerships between business, higher education institutions, UK government, devolved administrations, and their agencies.

Upcoming Events

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RECOVER: it started with a print

With crime rates rising and the number of solved criminal cases at an all-time low, a serendipitous discovery made at Loughborough University is set to revolutionise forensic science.

Why join NCUB?

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Talent 2050: Skills and Education for the Future of Engineering

Recruit from a ‘reservoir of talent’ to tackle engineering skills shortages and improve diversity.

Degree Apprenticeships Briefing 2019

This briefing has been updated from an earlier report published in 2016 and includes input from BIS, HEFCE, UVAC, UUK and NCUB colleagues.

Reports

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Skills & Talent Projects

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Placer

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konfer - innovation brokerage

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One startup's journey through Imperial's entrepreneurial ecosystem

CustoMem’s journey highlights the breadth and interaction of knowledge exchange and entrepreneurial support structures at Imperial College London.

NCUB members take action on social mobility

It is heartening to see NCUB business members place highly in the Social Mobility Employer Index, with three of our members – PwC, Severn Trent, and Linklaters – in the top 10.

Access to Apprenticeships: bridging the employment gap

There is no doubt the will is there from employers to diversify their workforces and unlock potential but barriers still remain if we are to bridge the employment gap.

Smart Innovation Hub set to welcome first tenants

The Smart Innovation Hub offers a collaborative working environment which blends Keele’s staff, students and academics with local business leaders and entrepreneurs.

State of the Relationship Report 2019

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Making an impact: the 5th Scottish Knowledge Exchange Awards launch

The Scottish Knowledge Exchange Awards recognise, reward and celebrate the impacts achieved through academic and business partnerships.

Refreshing how we think about interaction through HE-BCI

HE-BCI is a dataset which traces its consolidated origin back to 1999 – but has it kept pace with the changing nature of knowledge exchange?

BBC and partners announce new apprenticeship to drive data skills in the UK

A new degree apprenticeship has been created to give people the skills to help the BBC and others stay ahead in a data-driven future.

Firing the starting gun on Local Industrial Strategies

Understanding how collaboration can make places more successful can unblock years of sluggish growth and productivity to national benefit.

Research & Innovation Projects

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