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A world-class university research and innovation partnership, pooling the collective excellence of universities in the Midlands to power growth across the region.

Midlands Innovation is a world-class research and innovation partnership, combining the collective excellence of leading universities in the heart of the UK. We unite the power of university research with the unique strengths of Midlands industry to drive cutting-edge research, innovation and skills development.

Midlands Innovation is making a difference, helping create world-class centres of excellence – such as the Energy Research Accelerator, a £250 million vision to help shape the UK’s energy future. Our ambition is to grow as a global hub for research and innovation, attracting investment, creating jobs and increasing productivity to power an Engine for Growth in the Midlands and beyond.