Meet the SPRINT Partners

SPRINT is delivered by five of the top space universities in the UK with decades of world-leading experience at the cutting edge of space science, technology, applications and innovation.

SPRINT is also supported by a network of partners within the UK’s space innovation ecosystem representing government agencies, business support and innovation organisations and the space investment community.

Collaborative Partners

Centre for Earth Observation Instrumentation (CEOI)

The CEOI aims to be the driving force in the UK for the development and delivery of world class instrumentation for national and international EO missions for science, operational and commercial needs. It's vision is to develop and strengthen UK expertise and capabilities in EO instruments and it encourages the transfer of technologies between space and terrestrial applications, by actively encouraging industry/academic partnerships.


The Future AI and Robotics for Space (FAIR-SPACE) Hub brings together leading experts from academia, industry and governments, and aims at pushing the boundary of AI robotics for future space utilisation and exploration.

Knowledge Transfer Network

Knowledge Transfer Network is Innovate UK’s network partner and also provides innovation networking for other funders in line with its mission to drive UK growth.

National Centre for Universities and Business

The National Centre for Universities and Business (NCUB) is an independent and not-for-profit membership organisation that promotes, develops and supports university-business collaboration across the UK. We deliver digital platforms for innovation brokerage and work experience, research and analysis feeding into every major review of business-university collaboration and change programmes mapping out clear and practical solutions for both sectors and regional economies.

Newable Ventures Ltd

Newable works with businesses at the heart of the economy, unleashing potential, building resilience, championing inclusive growth.

Satellite Applications Catapult

Satellite Applications Catapult

The Satellite Applications Catapult is a unique technology and innovation company, boosting UK productivity by helping organisations harness the power of satellite based services.

Seraphim Space Camp Accelerator

Seraphim Space Camp Accelerator

Backed by Seraphim Capital, the world’s only SpaceTech Venture Fund, Seraphim Space Camp is a programme dedicated to the rapidly growing SpaceTech start-up sector.

UK Space Agency

UK Space Agency

The UK Space Agency is responsible for all strategic decisions on the UK civil space programme and provide a clear, single voice for UK space ambitions. UK Space Agency is an executive agency, sponsored by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy.