Tips and considerations for university ICASE management staff

In May 2022 the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) held a workshop to discuss Industrial Cooperative Awards in Science and Technology (ICASE) recruitment and placements. Many suggestions arose from this which universities may find useful to consider.

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These are tips and considerations for different aspects of EPSRC ICASE studentships, including recruitment, placements, and what happens when industrial partners pull out. These tips are written for ICASE support and management staff at ICASE-hosting universities, with the intention of helping them get the best results from the studentships.


  • 18 January 2024
    Document replaced with an updated version to include brief additional advice about IP or collaboration agreements which came from the 2023 Prosperity Partnerships Showcase event.

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