England women's cricket team training at the university

The NCSEM-EM is able to offer support to organisations to add value to your commercial or social enterprise activities. This support includes research expertise, collaboration and consultancy.

Research expertise and collaboration

We have academics who are experts in their field working within the NCSEM-EM hub and wider network of partner trusts and universities. Whether you are a multi-national or a local enterprise from the private, public or charity sector, working with us can make a real difference to your organisation, from cutting-edge research and development to expert advice.


Consultancy enables you to establish relationships with either individual academics or an expert team drawn from different areas of cutting-edge research. It is the ideal way to enhance your organisation’s research capabilities and tackle time-critical and complex challenges with trusted expertise.

Recent examples of consultancy include:
• Assessment of cricket players for the International Cricket Council and Pakistan Cricket Board
• Working with Sail4Cancer to look at the role of physical activity in cancer patients
• Working with British Athletics to test the muscle function of athletes