Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP)

Bring knowledge and expertise to your business every day

Enter a partnership with the University and a high calibre graduate for a period of between 6 months and 3 years and help develop your company for today’s market.

student-flipchartIn a KTP project, the graduate will be based at your company and be jointly supervised by you and a member of our academic team, who will also spend an average of half a day a week at your premises. See our case studies for examples of KTP projects at the University of Birmingham.

The scheme is sponsored by Innovate UK, Research Councils and a number of other bodies. The sponsors will fund 67% of project costs for an SME and 50% for a large company.   

Contact us for further information or visit the KTP website.


Kate Jermey
Tel: +44 (0)121 414 8246