Work with us

To solve complex problems, organisations are required to take on multidisciplinary approaches. At the CSIR, our research scope encompasses a diverse range of sectors where our role is either as a partner or as a technology and innovation solutions provider. Our highly competent staff and state-of-the-art infrastructure provide our partners with access to leading minds and facilities to help organisations deliver on cutting edge research and technological innovation, offering tangible solutions to immediate problems.

Find out more about the opportunities to work with us below.

Partner with us

In all our focus areas, we work with research and technology organisations, state-owned entities, higher education institutions, the private and public sectors as well as international organisations.

Industry innovation support

The CSIR hosts a number of facilities and programmes that provide assistance to industry for developing innovative products and/or processes.

Specialised services

The CSIR provides a range of commercial specialised technology-based services. These services address the routine, specialised needs of clients.

Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer

CSIR intellectual property and technologies can be converted into useful products and services for the market through technology transfer.

Contract research and development

The CSIR undertakes research and development for businesses and organisations of all sizes.