Featured centres and institutes
On 17 May 2019, University of Nottingham signed a framework agreement with the Ningbo municipal government, setting out a commitment to establish the Beacons of Excellence Innovation Institute at University of Nottingham Ningbo China. The new institute and associated programmes will be focusing on the three key areas of Intelligent Manufacturing, Green Chemicals and Energy, and Life Science & Health Care. The Institute is to promote key international technological and innovative resources, and become a world-class innovation platform for the city, where pioneering research results are generated, local solutions delivered, and high-quality talents cultivated.
Beacons of Excellence Research and Innovation Institute Signing Ceremony
Nottingham Electrification Centre (NEC) was jointly established by the University of Nottingham UK, University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) and Yuyao "Thousand Talent Plan" Industrial Park. The purpose of the institute is to foster new companies, and to promote the industrialisation of key technologies and development of the electrification industry in Ningbo and China. These specifically include research into advanced electrical drive systems, transport electrification, high performance actuation systems and mechanical and electrical integration.
New Materials Institute (NMI)
Dr Filippo Gilardi, Director of IAPS China
The Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies (IAPS) China is The University of Nottingham Ningbo China branch of the Asia Research Institute UK
. Together with Asia Research Institute Malaysia
, the main aims of the institutes are to promote tri-campus and interdisciplinary research collaboration, build world class networks with global researchers and encourage innovative teaching and resource development for both local and international user groups. The Institute prioritizes the University of Nottingham’s strategic goal
to improve sustainability on campus and beyond, in keeping with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Our diverse members all address the key issues of furthering good health and wellbeing, Reducing Inequality, developing sustainable cities and communities and more, so furthering research and knowledge exchange in this area across the region.
University of Nottingham Ningbo China officially launched the Nottingham China Health Institute in 2018, a multidiscipline research body focused on meeting the needs of the rapidly changing 21st century healthcare system in China. The Institute will span the whole spectrum of evidence-base healthcare research and practice from generating evidence, synthesising evidence, assessing the economics of interventions, producing guidelines and implementing change through leadership and management.
Notingham China Health lnstitute Unveiling Ceremony
Research centres and institutes
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