Access to Talented People

Access to Talented People

Our university researchers are our greatest asset. We want to help start-ups tap in to our community of researchers to help you innovate and be successful. You can avail of the extensive research expertise available in DCU in areas such as:

data analytics   -   digital content   -   software   -   networks and communications   -   cloud computing   -   water  

advanced processing technology  -  photonics  -  sensors  -  food for health  -  neurotherapeutics  -  biotechnology


With internationally recognised research centres such as INSIGHT for Data Analytics, ADAPT for Digital Content, the National Centre for Sensor Research, along with the new Fraunhofer Project Centre, DCU has a growing reputation for research excellence. Our research strengths are closely aligned with the needs of industry and we actively work on bringing  technologies in these areas to market for economic and societal benefit. Enterprise Ireland has an excellent scheme to support start-ups companies who wish to engage with researchers offering them  a €5k Innovation Voucher.