To support your work with the University of Southampton, you can access funding from a wide range of sources including European funding schemes, Research Councils and regional funding initiatives.
By working in collaboration with us, your business can gain economically whilst benefiting from our unrivalled spectrum of expertise. The following sources of funding are available:
Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs)
Knowledge Transfer Partnerships are a government funded scheme led by the Technology Strategy Board (TSB). This means that companies are able to leverage at least 50% of the costs of a 2-3 year programme.
In return for meeting these reduced costs, the partnering company will typically reap the following benefits*:
- An increase in annual profit of over £220,000
- Three genuine new jobs created
- Investment in plant and machinery of over £163,000
- Commercial benefit of 32% from application of IP.
Technology Strategy Board (TSB)
The Technology Strategy Board invests in collaborative projects throughout the UK, which involve collaboration between businesses and researchers on Research and Development projects in strategically important areas of science, engineering and technology. From these projects many successful new products, processes and services have emerged.