Knowledge transfer partnerships (KTPs)

KTPs benefit companies, students and the research developed in the University. These three way relationships embed high calibre graduates (postgraduate research students) in organisations with the mission to assist the company in solving strategic problems. Through the knowledge and experience of the graduate, the company has access to the latest research thinking.

CollaborationUsually lasting between 18 months and 3 years, these partnerships can support profit growth in the company and provide the graduate with skills and opportunities on which to base an outstanding career. Find out more on the
Knowledge Transfer Partnerships pages.

Alta Innovations

Alta Innovations Ltd is the University’s technology transfer company and specialises in working with business and industry. They work with the academic community to support the development of knowledge into commercial applications, through patenting, licensing, the development of spin out companies and a host of other activities. Find out more on the Alta Innovations pages.