The mission of IPU is to offer highly qualified development, consultancy, and collaboration services with specialists in core engineering technology specialties. The purpose is to strengthen the business capacities of industry client companies by creating innovative and forward-looking solutions.

In order to achieve this, the articles of association state that the purpose of the company is to promote this particular kind of research and to carry out engineering projects, which are technological or natural scientific in nature, and which are of importance to the Danish society and the Danish business community.

Also, the objective of the company is to promote the collaboration between the university and the private and public sector.


  • Vision

    Predict the needs of the industry The vision of IPU is to be able to predict the needs of the business community and the society in the fields of engineering, and to develop the methods, technologies... Vision
  • History

    IPU was founded as an independent institution on May 23, 1956 as a collaboration between the then Productivity Commission in the Ministry of Commerce, the Professors Ove Hoff, K.V. Olsen, Bredahl Sørensen... History