About KESS 2 East

KESS 2 East is the sister project of KESS 2, a major pan-Wales operation supported by European Social Funds (ESF) through the Welsh Government. KESS 2 East links companies and organisations with academic expertise in the Higher Education sector in East Wales to undertake collaborative research projects. Research elements are integrated with a higher-level skills training programme, leading to a Postgraduate Skills Development Award.

A range of companies and organisations can participate, including Micro companies, SMEs, Large companies, Third Sector and Social Enterprises. It is expected that you have a base within the East Wales area as eligibility restrictions apply. Please get in touch for further details.

If you wish to participate in KESS 2 East, please express your interest by getting in touch:

Penny Dowdney
KESS 2 Wales Manager
01248 382266

Company Partners

company partner mapKESS 2 and KESS 2 East are proud to enable and support excellent standards of R&D for a vast number of businesses across Wales. Want to know how many companies we work with? Have a look at this interactive map of all our company partners, listed A-Z :

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