Our Funders & Partners

Our Funders & Partners

Our Funding

The National Centre for Universities and Business is funded by a combination of membership contributions and support from our public funders across the UK; the Department for the Economy Northern Ireland, the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales, the Scottish Funding Council, and UK Research and Innovation, including the Office for Students and Research England.

Some of our projects and research is funded or sponsored separately. Where this is the case, it is clearly indicated.

The National Centre for Universities and Business is independent and not-for-profit.

View our members or read more about our partners in the public sector below:

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The National Centre for Universities and Business aims to never duplicate or substitute successful work already being carried out by others. In order to support, develop and promote university-business collaboration the National Centre works alongside a number of organisations.

All our work is undertaken in partnership with our members and funders. In addition, the National Centre for Universities and Business works with partners on specfic projects and research, as well as developing strategic partnerships with organisations that share joint aims with the National Centre.

If your organisation is interested in working with the National Centre for Universities and Business, please contact us.

To learn more about the benefits of being part of the NCUB network, browse our Membership pages or contact our Membership Team.

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