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Enterprise & Innovation

Exchanging ideas and knowledge to bridge the gap between complex academic research, commercial application and business creation.

SETSquared Bath Innovation Centre

The SETsquared Bath Innovation Centre is in the heart of the city near the train and bus station. We offer work space, business acceleration and inspiration for high-growth companies and the entrepreneurs that create them.

The SETsquared Bath Innovation Centre celebrating being voted global #1 for the third consecutive time

Become a member, join our networks or develop your business skills through our entrepreneurship programmes. Our business acceleration programme includes mentoring, training programmes and access to investors. SETsquared has been voted global #1 for business incubation by UBI Global for the third consecutive time.

Technology Transfer

Develop new products, process and technologies with our innovative research of commercial and societal value.

Smart phone technology being used to detect ecoli

We work with industry and academic staff to commercialise University research, taking it to the marketplace and wider society. Contact the Technology Transfer team if you are interested in the commercialisation of our research.


Consultancy can help your business become more productive and profitable by improving processes, products and services.

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The Consultancy Services Team make it possible for businesses and organisations to meet academics and gain expert advice on a range of industrial or commercial problems.

Engine Shed Members' Lounge

University of Bath staff and Bath SETsquared companies can use the Engine Shed Members' Lounge, free of charge, for meetings and bring visitors.


It is a shared working and meeting space for members and non-members, with an exceptional network of academics, entrepreneurs, innovators, business leaders, policy makers and professionals. It is open during office hours (8:30-17:30).