The application process is a single stage, with an optional Fact Find Form to enable potential partnerships to explore whether KTP is the right route for them and the proposed project.
This is a significant piece of work on the part of the company and the academic supervisor to describe the proposed project, the company and market environment in which the project will be carried out, and requires a robust business case. The business case will include forecasts of projected growth in profits after the project has been completed. A full workplan for the Associate is also included.
Assessment panels occur regularly throughout the year with results of submissions given within a week or two of the panel meetings.