The Enterprise Programme supports students and recent graduates to develop their innovative business ideas and entrepreneurial/intrapreneurial skills for the future world of work.
Operated by the Innovation and Enterprise team, within Research and Innovation Services, the Enterprise Programme consists of skill-building workshops, informative events, competitions, an accelerator scheme (SEED), mentorship, and incubation opportunities within the University of Stirling Innovation Park (SUIP). The Enterprise Programme supports students and qualifying graduates to develop their ideas, acquire new skills, build confidence and contribute to the enterprising and innovative culture on campus.
The Enterprise Programme provides a full advisory service covering all aspects of idea development, business creation and support. Students and qualifying graduates with an idea, start-up or desire to explore entrepreneurial activity can contact our team to make an appointment. To book, simply email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Enterprise Programme delivers a variety of skill-building workshops and events over the academic year. For more information or to register for our upcoming events, please go to Eventbrite.
Sponsored by Santander Universities, we are delighted to deliver SEED (Student Enterprise Enhanced Development) which is now in its second year. SEED provides a structured pathway for developing enhanced enterprise skills, gained from expert guidance and professional advice, which will prepare students to develop and launch a professional and well-considered business idea. SEED consists of:
For more information about SEED, email email@example.com.
SEED Masterclasses are an exciting opportunity to hear from professionals in the fields of accountancy, HR, law, and marketing. The exclusive masterclasses are open for any student to attend, and will be particularly beneficial for those studying a degree in the relevant discipline.
The closing date for applications for the 2019/2020 SEED Programme has now passed.
The Stirling University Innovation Park (SUIP) situated on campus gives innovative companies and organisations the perfect business location. Find out more about the Stirling University Innovation Park.
We work in collaboration with a number of enterprise support agencies to ensure students have as much support and as many opportunities as possible to pursue their ideas. For more information on the support and competitions each organisation can offer, please use links below to access their websites and/or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to speak with a member of our team.
The Tier 1 Start-up scheme is designed to support early-stage and high potential entrepreneurs to start a business in the UK for the first time. The University of Stirling is an endorsing body and will accept applications for this scheme from University of Stirling graduates.
Students aiming to move onto this visa following completion of their studies must attend at least three of the Enterprise Programme workshops to develop their ideas and understanding of entrepreneurship, and discussed their business idea with a member of the enterprise team during the six months prior to an application being developed
All queries relating to the Start-up visa should be directed to the Innovation & Enterprise Team: email@example.com.
Queries regarding your visa application should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Any questions? Contact the Innovation and Enterprise team and we'd be happy to answer them.