Whether you’re interested in sponsoring Melbourne research, accessing research materials, or exploring licensing opportunities, we are here to help.
Find out how to partner with us
The University's research engagement activities are focused on supporting the whole research collaboration process – whether you are from industry, government or the not-for-profit sector.
IP & Technology Transfer
Technology Transfer is an important element of research collaboration, and provides industry partners with access to our innovative technologies through facilitating licensing and collaborative partnerships to benefit both the local and global community.
Supporting your organisation through teaching
Develop your workforce with our range of customised programs. These unique and highly specialised programs are tailored specifically to your needs, drawing on expertise from across the University.
World-class research - globally engaged
With an annual research budget of over $1 billion, the University of Melbourne is the number one research university in Australia, consistently outperforming its peer group in international rankings.
Partnership case studies
Creating a sports shoe for knee osteoarthritis
ASICS Oceania partnered with the University of Melbourne to create the Gel-Melbourne OA, a shoe specifically designed to treat individuals with knee osteoarthritis.
A niche player in live vaccines for the global food animal industry
Partnership with the University of Melbourne’s Asia Pacific Centre for Animal Health.
Developing treatments for rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis
Developing treatments based on discoveries made by University of Melbourne researchers.
Precision laser technology for quantum physics researchers
Provisioning high-performance laser technology for researchers in quantum physics.