SSPC has a proven record in delivering multi-industry and single industry projects. Working with over 20 industry partners the SSPC executes excellent research that is critically informed by the needs of the pharmaceutical sector.

SSPC can support your business with innovative research that aims to:

  • Reduce Time to Market in Drug Development
  • Advance Manufacturing Process and Technologies
  • Improve Efficacy of Drug Products
  • Address the Needs of New, More Complex Active Ingredients

How to engage with us

SSPC welcomes the opportunity for new companies to engage with us by

a) Becoming a member or b) Developing your own funded research project



Become a member of the SSPC community and realise the following benefits for your organisation:

    • Access to industry informed research across 5 platform areas with leading

    academic experts;

    • Retention of a portion of your membership fee to use on your own research needs;
    • Access to a talent pipeline comprising a minimum of 80 PhD’s and 40 PDRAs over the next 6 years;
    • Option to co-supervise, inform and host PhD projects and students in an area

    relevant to your organisation;

    • Bespoke training opportunities; and
    • Option to be part of an international community of practice for pharmaceutical research, innovation and training.


Industry members and non-members can engage with the Centre to initiate targeted research projects specific to their organisations. SSPC offers two options of engagement: 1. 100% industry funded 2. SSPC Co-funded projects

Fully Funded Projects provide organisations with the opportunity to initiate strategically important and commercially impactful research projects while retaining all the Intellectual Property (IP).

Co-Funded Projects offers organisations the opportunity to receive 50% project funding by the Centre. In this case the IP, which can be licensed, resides with the academic institute.

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