Partners and collaborators

The University of Sydney is always looking to build new links with research institutes, universities and industry through collaborative and contract research. Creating such a partnership at Sydney is an effective way of gaining access to leading edge research and state of the art facilities.

Professional services

Gain a competitive advantage by using professional services offered by our researchers, including consulting, testing and industrial research.


Research at the University of Sydney has lead to an extensive patent portfolio with many new invention disclosures reported to Commercial Development and Industry Partnerships each month.

Commercial Development and Industry Partnerships markets and licenses the University’s intellectual property worldwide.. Potential licensees are invited to contact Commercial Development and Industry Partnerships to discuss the opportunities available and arrange to meet the teams involved.


The University is active in spinning off companies based on its intellectual property and the research expertise of its staff and students.

Commercial Development and Industry Partnerships seeks opportunities within the University to form new ventures.

Linkages through government

Government programs to encourage collaboration benefit both industry and the University. We are one of the most successful organisations in attracting these grants. The Research Portfolio provides advice and assistance in preparing applications for a range of programs.