Skills Development

The University of Wolverhampton is continuously identifying new ways of working in collaboration with industry, developing innovative new ways of enhancing the skills, knowledge, and professional development of employees.

The modules on our undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses are all available as individual courses, ideal as part of an employee's staff development plan. Our courses are commercially flexible and provide specialist expertise in various subject areas. We can develop bite-size learning programmes to facilitate self-development or to address work related educational requirements.

Please contact us to discuss our courses or options to create bespoke training courses for your employees.

Contact the Wolverhampton Business Solutions Centre on tel: 01902 321272 or email:

Business services

A wide range of business services are available, in IT, construction, sustainable design and engineering. Below is an example of some of the engineering facilities the University can offer you.

Manufacturing Services

The School of Technology plays host to a range of world class manufacturing and prototyping facilities. Our strong industrial links have seen us collaborate with businesses of all descriptions, from small and medium sized enterprises, to Formula One racing teams and advanced fuel cell operations.

Our dedicated business support team and leading academic experts provide businesses with a well-rounded service. We provide vital and timely support throughout the product lifecycle, beginning with pre-production design, and culminating in the prototyping, testing and analysis of production items.

Our Advanced Manufacturing Facility at Telford Campus houses specialist rapid prototyping equipment in the form of Direct Metal Laser Sintering and Selective Laser Sintering machines, together with all the standard engineering and manufacturing equipment you'd expect from a reputable service provider.

The Centre of Engineering Excellence, at Wolverhampton Science Park, plays host to the West Midlands Manufacturing Club, which includes a dedicated training facility providing businesses with access to, and training in, up to 13 CAD/CAM packages, as used by leading companies.

For further information please tel: 01902 321756