Member: Edge Hill University

Edge Hill University, UK University of the Year, has an excellent track record of working with businesses and third sector organisations. We achieve this through developing our customers’ talent pools as well as providing innovative solutions to their most pressing challenges.

Our areas of expertise include:

‘Edge Hill Works’ – access to skills:

  • A graduate vacancy service
  • Year-long sandwich placements
  • Summer internships
  • MA / MSc placements from within computing and business related programmes
  • ‘Live Brief’ projects – Provide a project brief for students to deliver innovative ideas and creative solutions to business challenges
  • ‘Enterprise Edge’

Web systems development and UX design through our Web Factory
Software application development
Cyber security development
Centre for Data Analysis and Representation. Aggregation, analytics and visualisation of data leading to new product and service development, optimisation of operations, efficiency savings and service improvement
Film and digital animation
The Digital Economy
Supply chain and logistics
‘Research Edge’

All departments are research active. Edge Hill received the highest increase in research quality related funding (QR) in the university sector in 2015. Our focus is on collaborative, practice based research that is innovative and makes a measurable impact. The Research Office welcomes discussion of research ideas and challenges.

Contact: Tel: Email:
Primary Mark Allanson