Research Partnerships

Research Connect is CQUniversity's in-house service for matching research capability and industry needs

Research Connect enables the industry to connect and partner with CQUniversity researchers. We liaise with research leaders in the University's Schools and Research Institutes and Centres to help businesses and researchers find partners best-suited to developing high-value relationships.

We also liaise with campus leaders across our broad geographical footprint to develop collaboration opportunities with industry, aligned with our national profile and strong regional Queensland footprint.

Research Connect is your pathway into CQUni. It facilitates the collaboration process in an open, logical and time-driven way. Tell us about your business and your needs and we'll match you with an expert in your industry.

If you would like to make an enquiry, please contact us.

Funding Guide

CQUniversity Australia is committed to research that engages with industry to deliver real-world outcomes. Your business can partner with CQUniversity research in a range of different ways to suit your goals, time commitments and financial investment.

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Elevate Research Higher Degree Scholarship (Master/PhD)

Advance your business by partnering with CQUniversity Australia to invest in research scholarships or project support. The Elevate Research Higher Degree (RHD) Scholarship Scheme offers businesses and other partners the opportunity to access the specialised knowledge, facilities and support of a world-class research university to help solve technical challenges, work on product development and find solutions.

2021 CQUniversity Industy Partner Elevate Scholarship

FAQs - Industry Partners Elevate Scholarships

Industry Partner Letter of Support Template

Intellectual Property Guide

CQUniversity will discuss and agree on IP details before a research partnership project commences.
We encourage the discovery, sharing and translation of innovation and knowledge. The University recognises the inherent and commercial value of new and improved ideas and technologies and welcomes the opportunity to share in the discovery and dissemination of that new knowledge.

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Partnering Pathway

Partnering with CQUniversity Australia means our research will continue to offer practical solutions and answer important challenges facing our local and global communities
After identifying a business challenge that may benefit from research, there is a typical pathway between initial contact and project delivery.

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