The Academic Partnerships Team can:

  • Provide expert advice and guidance in the negotiation and implementation of collaborative activity.
  • Provide step by step guidance through quality assurance processes governing partnerships.
  • Undertake legal and financial due diligence on your behalf.
  • Support you in carrying out academic due diligence and risk assessment on your proposed partner.
  • Guide you through the process of renegotiating of existing partnerships.
  • Interact on your behalf with other Professional Services to support your collaborative ambitions.
  • Facilitate the sharing of expertise across the University.
  • Provide bespoke training for your staff on establishing and operating academic partnerships.
  • Accompany you to visits with education and commercial partners and potential partners to provide practical support.
  • Advise you of potential pitfalls and identify any legal and regulatory issues that you need to be aware of.
  • Explore funding opportunities for new initiatives and assist Colleges in developing and submitting bids.
  • Draft legal agreements to underpin new academic partnerships.

Contact Details

Academic Partnerships Directorate
First floor, Rooms 146-155
Talbot Building
Swansea University
Singleton Park Campus

General Enquiries:

Telephone No:  +44 1792 295604

Office hours: 9.00-17.00 Mon-Fri