Newcastle Innovation is the University's technology transfer company, commercialising technologies so business, industry and community benefit from our research

Commercialisation and consultancy

Newcastle Innovation is the University's technology transfer company. The business development team identify and commercialise new technologies developed by our researchers so that business, industry and the community can benefit and profit from our frontline research.

We do this by linking the University's consulting and contract research services to industry and securing investment to commercialise innovative technology.

The University of Newcastle actively encourages the disclosure and commercialisation of new inventions.
An invention disclosure should be made when something new and potentially useful to industry has been conceived or developed, or when unusual, unexpected or novel research results have been achieved.

The easiest way to disclose IP is to Login to Newcastle Innovation's Inventor Portal.
Newcastle Innovation is the facilitator for industry and investors to access this Intellectual Property.

Our consultancy services can give your business a competitive edge in the global market by providing access to expert knowledge and state-of-the-art research facilities within the University of Newcastle.

Ranking in the top 3% of universities world wide and Australia's top 10 universities for research, we can meet your needs by bringing together researchers from across academic disciplines to build productive relationships.

We deliver:

  • specialist consultants
  • contracted research services

To find out more about our commercial partnerships view the Newcastle Innovation web page.