About Us

Alta Innovations works with academics and business to bridge the gap between research and commercial application. We work with academics to protect their inventions and make sure that world-class technologies and innovations developed at the University of Birmingham can have the widest possible benefit.

Our business and IP specialists work to commercialise research from the University through advising and supporting academics in finding the best routes to market for their research. This might be through: 

Alta Innovations works in partnership with the University of Birmingham’s business support services offered by the University of Birmingham, including access to partnership opportunities and contract research, SME support, student recruitment and conference and event hosting.