The home of Scotland's marine science sector
The European Marine Science Park (EMSP) is a special place situated in Argyll on Scotland’s west coast. It boasts world-class facilities in a stunning natural environment which lends itself to marine science research and blue economic business growth.
The Park is home to an established community which includes innovative businesses, world-class research, excellent workspaces and facilities, a skilled talent pool, and strong government support for business.
The European Marine Science Park (EMSP) has grown around the research, knowledge and facilities of the Scottish Association for Marine Science.
We're waiting to welcome you
There's an abundance of reasons to make the European Marine Science Park your business base, here's just a few of them.
Research, academia and business facilities in one locationResearch & academia
World-class shared facilities for science and researchBusiness premises & laboratories
Business support and incentives availableHow we can help you
Purpose built for the Marine Science sectorWhy you should locate here
Excellent quality of life in a stunning natural environmentA quality lifestyle
COLLABORATE WITH A VIBRANT MARINE SCIENCE CLUSTER
With 100+ marine scientists and 12 marine organisations based on site, the European Marine Science Park offers the ideal place for shared learning and collaboration.Meet your new neighbours
WORLD-CLASS MARINE SCIENCE FACILITIES
European Marine Science Park features not only high-quality premises and meeting spaces inside and out, but also world-class shared facilities. Set on the coast of Oban, it’s truly a place where nature meets science.
Why should you base your business here?
EMSP is home to world-class research, excellent locations and facilities, a skilled talent pool, strong government support for business, as well as close links between policy makers, industry and academia.Don't believe us? See for yourself
We can help support your business
There is a wide range of support available to businesses who choose to locate here.Tap into support for businesses