Research and Knowledge Exchange

How to... Commercialise your research

Guidance, support and advice on commercialising your research

Business development

For advice on working with businesses and organisations and on commercialising your research, contact Anne Sofie Laegran, KE Office, a.s.laegran@ed.ac.uk

Edinburgh Innovations Ltd (EI)

EI is dedicated to helping increase & commercialise the University's research excellence.

Their website provides information on

  • Inventions & intellectual property: Guidance and support for University inventors and innovators. Read more
  • Commercialising research: Guidance through the commercialisation process for translating new ideas, discoveries or inventions into industry. Read more
  • Consultancy & services: Advice and support to University staff undertaking consultancy and service work. Read more
  • Company formation: Support for entreprenurial University staff and students in starting new businesses. Read more

Go to EI website