Areas of expertise
We have world-leading knowledge in healthcare, healthcare delivery, sustainable building, sustainable design, low carbon technology, informatics, engineering, food science, biomechanics, product development, supporting social enterprises to measure the financial value of their impact and much more.
Our Enterprise Institutes tackle key issues facing society, helping businesses to reach their goals. They support student success by offering organisations access to our knowledge through consultancy projects, research and development projects, and education and training.
With 150 projects under our belt we are also one of the leading universities for the delivery of Knowledge Transfer Partnerships in the South East.
Who do we work with?
In a word, everyone. We have extensive experience of working with business, public sector and voluntary organisations, academics, PhD students and early career researchers and students, graduates and alumni. We have partners both in the UK and internationally, which means we can facilitate relationships regardless of which part of the world you operate in.
The key objective of the Global Challenges Institute is to support the UN Sustainable Development Goals by facilitating access to LSBU's expert knowledge in a broad range of areas.
We deliver research, consultancy, education and CPD courses to the healthcare marketplace. Areas of expertise include healthcare delivery and management, service user engagement and workforce innovation.
The Sustainable Communities Institute at London South Bank University supports business innovation through expert research and consulting.
We bring together students, graduates, small businesses and start-up businesses to create a vibrant community of enterprise at LSBU.
The Institute aims to develop initiatives in digital practice, research and digital products and advanced digital services.
The Nathu Puri Institute for Engineering and Enterprise was established in 2011. Its vision is to be the international centre of excellence for fostering innovation and enterprise in education and industrial practice.
The student-led Business Solutions Centre at LSBU offers free advice to small and medium businesses.
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