Innovate Durham is here to help you take your business idea forward.

Innovate Durham utilises the expertise of Teesside University to help you do new things in your business. If you have an idea for a new product or service or want to improve processes in your business, Innovate Durham can provide extensive business and innovation support, which may include funding to recruit a graduate.

With the support of a dedicated business innovation manager we will work with you to understand your business and what you want to achieve. A detailed innovation assessment will be carried out to identify potential projects and used to develop an action plan of support.

Innovation advice and support

If you have an idea for an innovative product or service, our experienced team offers impartial innovation advice and support to help take your ideas forward. Our specialist knowledge of the innovation and funding landscape, coupled with industry-specific expertise, cutting-edge academic research and national and...


Knowledge Exchange Internships

Teesside University has an excellent reputation for offering practical and results-driven solutions for business. Our Knowledge Exchange Internships give you a unique chance to engage with academic and specialist experts, with part-funding from the European Regional Development Fund. Benefits to you Gives you ...

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