The Benefits of KTP

…for Companies:

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships provide resources and expertise to thriving organisations that wish to innovate, expand or improve their performance. Knowledge Transfer Partnerships is a cost effective way to help your organisation:

  • Access additional technological, scientific or management expertise that can help take your business forward
  • Access highly qualified people to spearhead new projects
  • Develop innovative solutions to help your business grow
  • Access valuable equipment and facilities
  • Develop your business for today’s market

KTP often delivers significant increased profitability for business partners as a direct result of the partnership through improved quality and operations, increased sales and access to new markets.


…for Academics:

Opportunities to:

  • Participate in rewarding collaborations with innovative business
  • Supervise and act as mentors for postgraduates working on challenging company-based projects
  • Enhance the industrial relevance of their teaching and research
  • Produce papers for journal publication/conferences
  • Develop business relevant teaching and research material
  • Secure significant grant funding
  • Identify new research themes and undergraduate/postgraduate projects
  • Contribute to REF

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For high-calibre graduates:

KTP one of the UK’s leading recruiters Knowledge Transfer Partnerships give you the opportunity to apply your degree straight away. You will be working on a project of strategic importance to the business from the very start.
Opportunities to:

  • Work on high profile projects with innovative companies.
  • Gain business-related training and personal development
  • Undertake a higher degree and or professional qualification

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