About Us

About Us

DCU Invent is the university’s commercialisation and technology transfer unit and we work with companies to bring university research to the marketplace.

To achieve this, we partner with companies of all sizes, talented researchers at DCU and entrepreneurs who have a desire to innovate.

There are many opportunities and benefits in working with us.

Here's how we can help you achieve success!


We help you access research funding

We can help evaluate your technology

We help you assess commercialisation options

We identify, evaluate and protect Intellectual Property

We assist in bringing new technologies to market

We provide training to meet your research needs


We connect you with talented researchers

We facilitate collaborative research opportunities

We can help you maximise your research spend through government grants

We offer licensing opportunities for new technologies

We may be able to solve problems in your industry

We can create new opportunities for your business


We help create and grow technology businesses

We offer you access to the DCU research community

We can license cutting edge technologies to you

We offer you access to our business supports

We help you access funding and mentoring

We offer you incubation space and other facilities