Technology Transfer

If you make an invention as part of your research, the Technology Transfer team can help you to report, commercialise and patent the invention. The team also offers support and advice if you are considering starting your own business based on an invention or other research results. 

For more information about inventions, the commercialisation process, patents, spin-outs and related topics, please see the Technology Transfer Inventor’s Guide (

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NOTE! MTA standard agreements do not have to be approved in TTO before they are signed by the head of department.