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Research with impact

Delivering the technologies and knowledge to transform industry and society.

Alongside our insightful research, we nurture collaborative opportunities, and knowledge sharing, and aim to make an innovative global impact

Our fundamental and applied research is led by world-class academics and outstanding engineers, underpinned by state-of-the-art facilities to help bridge the gap between academia and industry.

Our research delivers solutions across all Technology Readiness Levels to address operational, technical, and societal challenges.

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Working with industry to drive innovation

We understand your industry challenges and can help you find solutions. Get in touch with our business team today to see how we can help you maximise efficiency.

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WMG High Value Manufacturing Catapult Centre

WMG is home to the WMG High Value Manufacturing (HVM) Catapult Centre, working with companies of all sizes to help develop differentiated products and processes for growing UK and export markets.

Core capabilities include; leading the electrification agenda, helping small businesses to make more in the UK, and providing skills.

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Research with Impact: Education for Life
Micromobility UK 2022 was the only one of its kind in the UK, bringing key people together as this industry begins to take off.
Meet Goliath, our innovatively designed indoor and outdoor Autonomous Guided Vehicle (AGV) testbed, built here at WMG.
CARMA - Cloud Assisted Real-time Methods for Autonomy

Research Degrees

Combining World-leading academic and applied research with real-World industry relevance.

Our experts have created a dynamic and supportive environment, designed to facilitate your independent and original multidisciplinary research. Our research degrees span many sectors, including manufacturing, materials, digital, cyber, healthcare and intelligent vehicles.


Education informed by research

Our education is informed by research and co-created with partners to ensure relevance for todays changing World.



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