Over 100 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and universities have collectively underscored the vital role of SME and university collaborations in NCUB’s new report, Arresting the decline: Unlocking the potential of university-SME interaction in the UK.

This report demonstrates how essential university-SME partnerships are for driving groundbreaking research and development, leading to new products, services, and technologies. These innovations not only enhance productivity but also open up new markets and boost economic growth at both national and regional levels.