Commissioned research and consultancy

Innovation, development, and the resolution of societal issues

Utrecht University researchers work intensively with other organisations and institutes.

These collaborations result in innovation and economic development and help to solve societal issues.

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Utrechtvc brings parties together

Collaboration between organisations, businesses and researchers creates added value. UtrechtVC, the Utrecht University knowledge transfer programme, brings these various parties together. Together, they exchange knowledge and help generate economic and/or societal value.

UtrechtVC website


Utrecht University offers support when knowledge developed by researchers is suitable as a product for marketing, or if they want to start their own enterprise. The relevant partners here are UtrechtInc, Utrecht Holdings and the Utrecht Center for Entrepreneurship.