• The MedBIC
  • Anglia Ruskin University

Business Innovation Centre, Medical and Advanced Engineering


Anglia Ruskin Engineering workshop

Welcome to Chelmsford’s premium innovation and office space

The MedBIC, Anglia Ruskin’s Business Innovation Centre for Medical and Advanced Engineering, offers 1,000sqm of purpose-built business accommodation to start-ups and early-stage companies.

Flexible workspace and start-up focused programmes help make entrepreneurial visions a reality. Our service offers access to affordable office occupancy packages, funding opportunities, academic expertise, networks and business support programmes including prototyping services, the Anglia Ruskin Clinical Trials Unit and engineering labs  – all aimed at speeding up the route to market.

The MedBIC is located on Anglia Ruskin University’s Chelmsford campus in the heart of Essex. This growing city has excellent transport links, within easy reach of Stansted airport, the A12 and a well-serviced train line which gets you into London in less than 35 minutes.

A growing network of clinicians, engineering, medical technology and health-tech companies, makes Chelmsford an ideal location for new start-ups. Our MedTech Campus Network now has over 1,000 members.

Anglia Ruskin academics and students are on your door-step and are keen to work in collaboration with like-minded businesses.

The MedBIC is run by Anglia Ruskin University and supported by industry and local government.


The MedBIC Business Innovation Centre for Medical and Advanced Engineering is centrally located in Chelmsford, Essex, a thriving new city that's home to 12,000 businesses, including several companies in the engineering field and medical technology and assisted living sector. Chelmsford is close to London and two airports, benefits from outstanding transportation links, has a highly qualified workforce and offers an excellent quality of life.

Essex County Council