Entrepreneurship for researchers

Developing an entrepreneurial mind-set enables researchers to apply entrepreneurial thinking to their research and to gain confidence in the commercialisation space.

Researcher Training Programmes Timetable 2023/24


Workshops for PhD Students

Developing an Entrepreneurial Mind-set - 2-hour workshop (Online) 

Introducing some of the practical skills needed to develop an entrepreneurial mind-set.

Generating and Shaping Ideas – Half day workshop (Online)

Introducing processes to help you spot opportunities, define a problem and create ideas to solve it.

Exploring Enterprise Creation – Full day workshop

Learn how to spot an opportunity for an enterprise from a research idea and the basics of developing a research-led business.

Developing a Business Idea for the Creative Industries – Full day workshop

Develop commercial awareness, critical thinking, and creative communication skills.


Programmes for Researchers