Partnerships & Industry
A major strategic objective of the Medical Sciences Division is to establish the University of Oxford as a world-leading translational medical science environment and the leading innovation environment in Europe. Oxford has a strong record of translating and commercialising its research outcomes, and a highly successful innovation track record via successful technology transfer and business development.
We have many teaching and research partnerships with the NHS, industry, medical organisations and charities in the UK and across the world. You can explore some examples below.
Our long-established relationship with local NHS partners leads to tangible benefits to patients, medical students, researchers and the wider community.
The Business Partnership Office supports the establishment and long-term sustainability of strategic research alliances between industry and academia.
The BioEscalator, located on Old Road Campus, is Oxford University's Biotech incubator, and provides lab space and entrepreneurial support for high growth startups.