This project is a fully-funded one-year industrial MPhil available from the University of Leicester (Department of Engineering) to undertake applied research and development on behalf of a Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) in Leicester and Leicestershire. The company is a digital agency. The Industrial MPhil research will complete a core system beta with the objective to obtain an integrated system that offers SME market an affordable, superior offer for website and digital platform development. The industrial MPhil is funded by the Leicester Innovation Hub (through European Regional Development Fund monies), and the sponsoring SME.
Dr Stephan Reiff-Marganiec (Department of Informatics)
Project reference: LIH099
PDC is a digital agency that has been trading since 1999 and generates revenue by developing bespoke marketing websites & digital platforms. Typical customers are agencies looking for subcontractors and large companies who have the budget to afford bespoke design work. Many of PDC's customers work in R&D & several are active in the low carbon vehicles sector.
The project will consist in 'the development of a core system beta', for example: