Business & Research Partners

UNSW Sydney is committed to providing external partners from business and government high quality and relevant research outcomes across a broad range of disciplines and commercial activities. The University draws together a wide diversity of knowledge to offer a one-stop shop for everything from specific problem-solving to Intellectual Property (IP) development, transfer and commercialisation.

UNSW Knowledge Exchange focuses on knowledge and technology transfer opportunities for research undertaken at UNSW. UNSW is the first University in Australia to offer a selection of UNSW's intellectual property to the private sector to develop for free, with simplified, one-page agreements replacing complicated licensing negotiations. For more information see our new approach to Easy Access IP.

Unisearch is Australia’s largest provider of Expert Opinion Services to the legal fraternity, government and industry. With offices in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth, Unisearch case manages more than 900 expert opinion and consulting matters each year ranging from expert opinions, testing services and consulting on major projects. Unisearch provides expertise in more than 2000 discrete areas including engineering and construction, commercial litigation, personal injury and criminal, mining, resources and rural, medico-legal and healthcare, to name just a few. The experts are sourced from leading Universities, commercial enterprise and independent consultancies. For more information please click here to visit the Unisearch website.

The Division of Research provides a comprehensive range of services to external partners looking to access UNSW expertise and facilities. Contact the Research Strategy and Partnerships Office for further information.

At UNSW we have proven expertise in:

  • Contract research and consultancy
  • Management of Intellectual Property (IP) and Commercialisation
  • Operating cutting-edge research facilities and infrastructure
  • Training high-quality postgraduates and undergraduates

Official international delegations interested in visiting UNSW can request and plan a visit on the International Visits website.