Our Business Development team has significant experience in licensing Collins content to companies all over the world for integration into a wide variety of media. We have worked extensively with partners in both print and digital formats and will work with you to establish your content requirements so that we can best meet those needs. Please contact us to find out more.

We pride ourselves on the support we give to our partners. Many of our partnerships have been established for decades, and continue to grow and develop as individual market sectors change. Our partners benefit from knowing they are working with high quality, dynamic content that can be used across any medium and has been created by experts in their field.

Use of our content includes but is not limited to:

  • Language learning products (including ELT)
  • English and English learner’s dictionaries and reference titles
  • Bilingual dictionaries and reference titles (with and without English)
  • Revision and home learning educational material
  • Leading dictionary and reference websites
  • Software products and services
  • Mobile applications
  • E-readers
  • Digital and interactive television
  • Market research
  • Telecommunications industry
  • IGO/NGOs
  • Gaming
  • Online retail and marketing businesses
  • Corporate intranets
  • Online content aggregators


For further information about how we could work with you, please get in touch. We look forward to discussing your product ideas with you.


Case Studies

Nhan Tri Viet Co., Ltd
Pure Education


FLTRP, a Collins long-term dictionary partner, were looking for a reading scheme they could translate, adapt and sell in the China market. Collins Big Cat is a graded reading scheme offering some 600 plus titles for ages 3-11, with versions in British and American English. Collins has developed 200 of the readers specifically for English Learners market each with an accompanying workbook. Collins agreed a license with FLTRP for a translated and adapted version of Big Cat (under the brand Big Cat Read to Succeed) for China which includes adapted workbooks, a reading pen, online learning platform and classroom presentations for teachers to use offline. Working in this way allows FLTRP to get product to market quickly knowing that Big Cat is a tried and tested product.

Nhan Tri Viet Co., Ltd

Nhan Tri Viet Co., Ltd (NTV) publishes a variety of materials in collaboration with domestic Vietnamese and foreign publishers. Foreign language teaching and learning books are the largest area of publication. Since 2010, NTV has successfully brought over 65 different Collins English Language Teaching publications to Vietnamese students. NTV creates local editions of our titles and distributes across the nation to bookstores, prestigious foreign language centres and highly respected language training programme providers.

Pure Education

Pure Education are a developer of interactive platforms for English language materials for children. They were looking for readers for a new game and quiz based platform. Collins agreed a license with Pure Education to present selected Big Cat readers via a bookshelf within the soonsooedu.com e-reading experience with each of the readers having synced audio and read along features. The vocabulary from the books is used in the development of a number of quizzes for the children to test their knowledge and win tokens making Big Cat fun and interactive and a product to be enjoyed in the home. Collins is always working with partners to think about how its educational products can be adapted to new markets, whether that is providing quizzes based on our Science content, taking a physical product and creating animated versions or including it within a learning platform such as Pure Education.