Vision and Aims


  • Delivers real world solutions, using innovation, applied materials expertise and state-of-the-art scale-up facilities to develop commercial products quickly and cost-effectively.
  • Provides an unparalleled educational facility that, together with some of the world’s leading universities that specialize in materials, develops the commercial technocrats of the future – materials scientists with business acumen and industrial experience who will translate science and technologies into world-class products and processes.
  • Is a collaboration between academia, industry and supporting partners to promote and support the world’s materials sector, particularly in the areas of advanced ceramics, metals and polymers.
  • Is a unique, best-in-class, global, self-sustaining business.
  • Scientists
  • Graduates
  • Engineers


£18.27 Million Investment Puts Midlands Firmly on the Map for Advanced Ceramics

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Materials Degree Apprenticeship Set to Welcome First Students

Study for an industrial PhD, MSc or apprenticeship with us

Become a founding investor

  • Direct financial return on investment via shareholder dividends through IP royalties and potential development contracts
  • Early access to ‘world beating’ technologies
  • 20% discount on development contracts
  • Preview of developing ‘commercial technocrats’ and priority opportunity to offer employment.