Making a Difference to UK Manufacturing

WMG are a Made in the Midlands Gold Member

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About Us

WMG was founded by Professor Lord Bhattacharyya in 1980 to reinvigorate manufacturing. From its inception WMG's mission has been to improve the competitiveness of organisations around the world through the application of value adding innovation, new technologies and skills deployment, bringing academic rigour to industrial and organisational practice. 

Support for SMEs in the Manufacturing Sector 

Enabling SMEs to create and develop smart, innovative products and processes

The WMG SME Group is a dynamic support team based at the University of Warwick and national trail blazers in how universities support innovation in small and medium sized businesses. We accelerate productivity and growth in SMEs through applying research led tools and techniques, and by building sustainable and collaborative relationships. 

We work with hundreds of businesses a year. We provide workshops and technology demonstrations, access to leading edge manufacturing equipment, customised company projects; technology focussed networking events and opportunities for joint research. 


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Inclusivity Campaign

Members who have attended workshops on inclusion in the workplace and improving workplace mental health gain the inclusivity badge. To learn more about becoming a member of the Made in Group inclusivity campaign visit

Event Passport

Members who have the passport badge have enhanced membership that includes the option to attend all national events. To enquire about becoming a passport member email [email protected]

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Services WMG Provide

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP) is a UK-wide programme designed to help businesses improve their competitiveness and productivity through shared knowledge, technology and skills.

Internship programme

Our specialist internship programme has seen over 130 projects completed with manufacturing companies across the UK. Businesses have developed new products, improved process efficiency and increased productivity.

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Next Generation Technology Innovation

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Company Details

  • November 2012
  • 450
  • 1980
  • £180,000,000

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Contact Us

International Institute for Product and Service Innovation, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL
Tel: 02476 574 299