The University helps fund and support the translation of the findings and ideas from research for sustainable economic development.

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Active commercial projects

View our active commercial projects through our IN-PART portal.

How we can help

We can progress opportunities via a range of pathways, including:

  • Development of an IP Strategy
  • Development of a Commercialisation plan
  • Funding (IPDaC fund)
  • Creation of a new spin-out company
  • Licensing or sale of IP
  • Using our IP to generate business partnerships

More information

Student Intellectual Property

Information and guidance about University student intellectual property regulations and exceptions.

IP for students

Commercial portfolio

Information on the University's various spin-out companies.

View our commercial portfolio


Visit our rapid online licensing platform to access 'click-to-buy' IP.

Sheffield online licensing portal