Research in Action


Central to our mission is the determination to deliver impact. We are committed to generating research that makes a sustainable difference to people, organisations and economies. Our researchers work with businesses to develop tools and interventions that deliver tangible commercial benefits and make a lasting contribution to their success. 

Aston is the second largest provider of Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs) in the West Midlands, and 12th largest in the UK. We’ve been recognised for leading some of the country’s most exciting schemes to help businesses develop and thrive.