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Benefits to Industry

Industry can benefit in a number of ways by partnering with the University of Tasmania to help solve their pain points:

Industry-friendly researchers

UTAS has a longstanding history of working with industry with over 400 industry partners.

Access world-class research and facilities

UTAS is ranked in the Top 2% of universities worldwide and has achieved at or above world standard in 94% of its disciplines.

Leverage R&D funds

UTAS has demonstrated ability to leverage industry funds and attract Federal and State government funding.

Critical Mass

By supporting UTAS research, you are investing in a critical mass of expertise that can support industry's needs now and in the future.

Competitive advantage

UTAS research can lead to new innovations and inventions that can provide a competitive advantage.

Access to industry ready graduates

UTAS is committed to providing its graduates with real-world practical skills and experience through placement with industry.

Access to global networks

UTAS collaborates with over 117 countries worldwide.

Flexible IP arrangements

UTAS has flexible IP arrangements that seek to maximise the impact of research.

Multidimensional approach

UTAS promotes multidimensional collaborations in order to solve complex real world problems.

Funding Opportunities

The University of Tasmania can identify and secure funding opportunities that facilitate collaboration with industry and reduce partner contributions.

These include:

Download a summary of R&D Funding Opportunities for Industry (PDF 690KB)