Benefits of KTP

  • Benefits of KTP

    KTP is advantageous to all three partners.

  • Knowledge Transfer Partnerships can help your business or organisation to create a step-change in a combination of some of these areas.

    • Access new expertise and embed new knowledge to drive profitability
    • Apply a new technology, improve a process or develop a new market
    • Drive a culture of increase productivity
    • Create a culture of accelerated innovation to drive competitive advantage
    • Create new ideas or Intellectual Property
    • Gain access to new markets, develop new products, increase efficiency and productivity
    • Gain new strategic insights with cost-effective access to the UK’s world-class knowledge base
    Access funding from the innovation agency Innovate UK or other organisations in UK Research and Innovation

    Oxford Brookes University benefits from Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP). 

    • Increases our fund of knowledge
    • Creates strategic relationships with innovative business partners
    • Produces new research papers and gives real-world case studies for our teaching
    • Brings valuable research income and helps identify contemporary research themes
    • Brings experience of applying knowledge and expertise to real-world problems
    • Contributes to our evidence for the Research Excellence Framework (REF)

    We champion KTPs through our Research and Business Development Office. We discuss with businesses the challenges they face and identify the best academic team to help. We engage expert thinkers and innovative specialists who are pleased to embrace problem-solving.

    KTP offers

    • Employment for suitably qualified graduates to apply their knowledge to realise a key strategic innovation
    • Experience of managing a challenging real-world project
    • The chance to implement strategic development within an innovative company
    • The chance to gain a further professional qualification
    • Dedicated coaching, mentoring and personal development
    • The possibility of a rewarding job with the company at the end of the project
  • Contact us

    Take the first steps to explore a KTP opportunity with Oxford Brookes.  We’ll work with you to develop a successful KTP application, recruit your KTP graduate, and partner with you to boost your business.

    Anna Verghese, KTP Manager

    +44 (0)1865 484207