Student EnterpriseStudent Enterprise inspires students and graduates to grow their skills, take opportunities and shape their futures
Enterprise isn’t just about starting a business. It’s about developing skills, thinking and actions to stand out from the crowd, now and in the future. We offer free activities, events and programmes to support students and graduates into employment, self-employment or to start their own business.
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All our activities are currently being delivered online, making it even easier for you to connect, learn and grow, from wherever you are in the world.
Entrepreneurs share their experiences and top tips at our free talks and workshops. Boost your network while gaining the skills needed to work for yourself, start a business or get a graduate job.
Check out upcoming events on the Student Enterprise events page.
Get a Certificate in Enterprise
Student and alumni who attend six of our events can receive a Certificate in Enterprise to demonstrate that you have expanded your skills, knowledge and network. Contact us once you have attended six events.
Certificates are HEAR accredited for LSBU undergraduate students.
Got an idea for a potential business, or looking to develop an existing one? We provide free access to workshops, networks of entrepreneurs, funding, specialist legal and intellectual property advice. You can also book a 1:1 with a member of the team to discuss your idea in more detail.
Interested in working for yourself now or in the future? Self-employment is growing in popularity but knowing where to start can be daunting. To help you…
Competitions are a great way for you to develop your skills, practice pitching or gain access to funding.
We run competitions and hackathons with different organisations, including: The Mayor’s Entrepreneur Competition, CreativeHack and Engineers in Business.
Sign up for our email updates to find out when competitions are launched.
We run internship programmes for LSBU students and recent graduates to give you the chance to apply your skills in real entrepreneurial environments...
Intellectual property support
The Student Enterprise team offers support to help you get to grips with what Intellectual Property (IP) is. Understanding IP enables you to protect your idea...