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Business Support Programmes

Whether you're a start-up, SME, national or multi-national company, a charity or a public sector organisation, you can benefit from our Knowledge Exchange (KE) programmes. Draw upon our academics' expertise and share ideas, data, experience and knowledge for mutual benefit.

Read about our knowledge exchange offer below, call us on 01223 695878 or email us at to find out more about working in partnership with ARU.

You can also follow @ARUBusiness on Twitter or ARU Enterprise and Innovation on LinkedIn.

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships

Join up with an ARU academic and a graduate employee from any university and enjoy the benefits of valuable knowledge and expertise for your business.

Find out more about Knowledge Transfer Partnerships


Grow your small to medium enterprise (SME) by collaborating with graduates and academics through one of our flexible Knowledge Exchange Embed Partnership (KEEP+) programmes.

Find out more about KEEP+

Our Knowledge Exchange success stories

Burden and Burden: The benefits of KEEP+

RearClear - ARU Case Study

Learn how we've helped an SME prototype in 15 months


How a KTP supports growth

Knowledge Exchange

Electronics company Calex collaborate with ARU