The Spark team and Enterprise Centre offer support and resources for students who are thinking about setting up their own businesses.
Around a third of students intend to start their own business. The Spark team, based in the Careers Centre, offers advice and in some cases, funding for business start-ups.
The dedicated Spark team offers:
- workshops covering all areas of business start-up
- one-to-one business advice
- Enterprise Scholarships
- incubation uniform start-up businesses
- an annual business plan competition
- boot camps
- access to funding
The Enterprise Centre is the focal point for enterprise education and research on campus. The Enterprise Centre offers:
- Enterprise modules at undergraduate and postgraduate level
- Postgraduate MSc Enterprise
- The Year in Enterprise programme
- Undergraduate with enterprise programme