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Lancaster University Consultancy Service

Lancaster University Consultancy Service enables you to access the expertise of more than 1,000 academic consultants. Our world-class researchers are pushing the boundaries of knowledge in a wide range of disciplines. How could they help you?


Whether you are considering the application of a new technology, undertaking a review of strategy or policy, or looking for specialist advice, academic consultancy can help you to access expertise to identify and implement innovative solutions that support competitive advantage and economic benefit.

Lancaster University Consultancy Service provides academic consultancy and advisory services to a wide range of organisations, both in the UK and overseas. These include large and small businesses, charities, government bodies and other research institutes and centres. Our expertise spans Health, Sciences, Engineering, Environment, Management, Arts, Design and Social Sciences. We have a history of finding innovative ways to support new ventures, start-ups and SMEs, as well as providing professional expert advice for policy formation, strategic review and media content.

Academic staff are backed by a skilled business team that can provide support to develop and explore opportunities, as well as taking care of the details, such as insurance, contracting and invoicing, professionally.

Academic consultants can provide support and advice on a diverse range of projects across many sectors.

Potential services include, but are not limited to:

  • Analysis and reporting on technical, economic, environmental or commercial issues
  • Strategy review and policy guidance
  • Expert advice on the implementation of new products or services
  • Membership of an advisory group
  • Statistical analysis and reporting
  • Specialist advice to support television and film production
  • Expert witness services
  • Specialist training

Contact Us

To discuss opportunities or find out further information contact and a member of our business development team will get back to you promptly.