University and Academic Research Centres

University and Academic Research Centres

Academia is vital in addressing future UK / French missile systems requirements in the next decade and beyond. The MCM ITP is committed to providing at least 30% of its funding to Academia, Research Centres and SMEs.

To date, the MCM ITP has provided funding to 40 Academic institutions

  • The MCM ITP is interested in all aspects of guided weapon research
  • Requests for proposals include PhD sponsorship, research projects in partnership with industry or participation as a specialised testing facility.
There are two ways that an academic institution can find out more about the programme
choice one
Watch the video on MCM ITP's missile research programme.
choice two
Contact us with specific questions, or to be kept up to date with the programme.

The 6th MCM ITP conference will take place in 2019.

This is an ideal opportunity for Academic Institutions to network with peers, Government and Industry and find out more about the programme.

The conference will enable you to:

  • Discover how to get involved in the MCM ITP programme
  • Explore funding opportunities and how to apply for funding
  • See the latest state of the art technology developments in guided weapons research
  • Understand what future technologies are needed by UK and French Governments
  • Meet and network with key decision makers in the defence industry, DGA and UK MoD
  • Share your expertise and ideas for future technology research
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