Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP)

Drive your business forward utilising cutting-edge academic expertise whilst also supporting the development of the next generation of experts in your field.

For over 45 years Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs) have been helping businesses innovate. If you have an idea for your business but do not have the in-house expertise, then a KTP could be for you.

Funding is available for organisations to partner with London Met and a recent graduate to address a business critical issue, build capacity, or lead an innovative, human-centred or technology-centred transformation project.

Benefits of participating include:

  • Receive 67% funding of the total project costs for SMEs (50% for larger organisations) - third sector organisations are eligible
  • Access cutting edge research. facilities and academic expertise to accelerate your business, embed a culture of innovation and drive competitive advantage
  • Recruit a high calibre graduate with expertise to support your project who will be based in your organisation, but employed by the university
  • Increase revenue/profits through access to new markets, new product development, increased productivity and better processes


For more information visit KTPs UK or alternatively please get in touch with Claire Renwick for a no obligation chat to find out more.