The Transfer Institute, competency academy

We help individuals and organizations master, validate and accredit competencies demanded by the 21st century technology-driven society

According to the World Economic Forum, the global economy will be $16 trillion bigger by 2030 thanks to artificial intelligence, one of the various disruptive technologies that will transform our lives as individuals, enterprises, and as a society.

Competences, skillsets, insights, certifications and accreditations to effectively manage technology, R&D and innovation will be crucial in organizations to effectively develop, utilize and capitalize on future technologies-based good and services.

Our philosophy

Our mantra

Competencies right here, right now.

Our vision

A technology-driven society without gaps.

Our mission

Help individuals and organizations master and validate competencies anywhere anytime.

Our offering

Technology management competencies

Industry-focused, brief, accessible, and affordable technology management training and certification programs with flexible pacing through the internet.

Higher education accreditation

Industry-focused, brief, accessible, and affordable accreditation programs through the internet, anywhere anytime.

Softskills competencies

Industry-focused, brief, accessible, and affordable training and certification programs with flexible pacing through the internet, anywhere anytime.

Our Expert Advisors From
All Over the World

Join our pool of exerts that advise The Transfer Institute.

Our Story

The Transfer Institute was founded in 2009 as a website to provide online training in technology transfer and innovation management. In 2013, a new strategic direction was initiated to become an online school for R&D, technology and innovation management. In 2016, the Transfer Institute focused on helping professionals to advance their careers in science, technology and innovation-driven organizations.

In 2018, we decided to further our focus to help professionals and organization on competencies demanded by a technology-driven society.

Since its inception, the Transfer Institute has provided both online and classroom-based training for almost 200 professionals from Spain, Mexico, Ecuador, Chile, Costa Rica, Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Peru and Germany. Now we are expanding to other countries worldwide.


The Transfer Institute has worked with numerous clients since its inception, mainly in training. Many of our students have rewarded us by leaving their reviews about us. Here are some of them.

  • I found it to be a very good course because it systematises the approach of the technology transfer process and places value on learning based on solving practical cases. I highly recommend it for all professionals involved in technology transfer. Alumni Research Centre, Mexico
  • I thought it was a very complete course, the methodology and the attention from the staff was excellent and very professional. I would do it again. Alumni Independent Consultant, Spain
  • Excellent course that is inexpensive and with excellent knowledge. Alumni Public Agency, Chile Very useful courses to get an overview or a vision based on aspects related to R&D. Alumni Independent Consultant, Spain

Are you ready for your
competencies to take off?

Please let us know if you have any question.

Trusted by leading customers

Universitat Pompeu Fabra / Universidad Carlos III Madrid / Universidad Autónoma Baja California / Universidad Concepción / Centro Investigación Polímeros Avanzados / IIIA-CSIC / Fundación Cientifica AECC / Corfo / Onedose Pharma / Libelium
"The program systematises the approach to technology transfer and gives value by solving practical cases. I highly recommend it for all professionals involved in technology transfer"
Alumni Research Centre, Mexico

© 2018 The Transfer Institute Ltd. 64 Lower Mount Street, Dublin 2, Ireland (EU, Europe)
Cookies make it easier for us to provide you with our services. With the usage of our services you permit us to use cookies.