The Science, Technology and Prototyping facilities at the Science Centre will provide the region with much-needed high quality laboratories and workshop space helping to attract inward investment to the area.This unrivalled specialist space for scientific-based businesses features Category 1 & 2 laboratories, workshops and configurable office space. All co-located on site with access to the University’s expertise, business support from the Black Country Growth Hub and access to a variety of professional business services (such as Patent expertise, tax-credit experts, etc.) to help your business grow and gain a real competitive edge.

Services and facilities 

Work-space include (subject to availability):

• 11 laboratories for tenants (17 to 100m²)

• 3 small fitted laboratories for short-term hire

• 5 workshops (approx. 100m²)

• up to 46 office spaces (from 20m² upwards).


Work in partnership with us, with access to:

• tenant/University collaboration

• wide range of University equipment and facilities

• expertise

• world-leading research

• shared laboratory facilities and support services, including our on-site FabLab team.

• scalable superfast broadband


Specialist support and equipment including:

• tissue culture facilities

• drug testing facilities

• PCR thermocycler

• scanning spectrophotometer

• Microbial Fermentation Suite for microbial culture (up to 6 x 7 litres)

• particle sizing

• sampling equipment

• technical services provision

• research collaborations.

Amazing spaces at the Science Centre…