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UMIP Fellows Programme – Information Day, 30 July 2014

Are you a full time postgraduate student registered at The University of Manchester and have:

  • An interest in technology transfer and intellectual property commercialisation, and/or prior experience in business or commercial environments?
  • A commitment and availability for up to 4 hours per week to undertake paid project work?
  • Demonstrated professionalism and ability to adhere to deadlines?
  • Enthusiasm to gain more…

Manchester Postgraduates attend Enterprise Futures Entrepreneurship Event

More than 100 postgraduates from the University of Manchester were part of 300 from the region who attended Enterprise Futures at the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) recently.

Enterprise Futures, jointly run by Universities of Manchester, Salford and Manchester Metropolitan University, is designed to build postgraduate entrepreneurial skills whatever the ultimate career destination of more…

Let’s have more enterprising scientists – Live online discussion with industry guests – 10 June

Online Discussion Forum from 28 May to 12 June - LIVE discussion session with industry participants on 10 June – 10-11 am.

Are you a postgraduate or post-doctoral researcher in Science and Engineering? Do you aspire to be an Enterprising Scientist?

Then take part in this online discussion forum:  www.enterprisingscientists-manchester.net/user/login

Search “enterprising scientists”, go to the website and register!

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FREE University of Manchester Innovation and Commercialisation of Research Course

The University of Manchester is committed to encouraging and supporting its research students to look beyond the classroom and laboratory; and to consider the wider implications and applications of their research. We are therefore delighted to be offering a short intensive version of the successful Innovation and Commercialisation of Research Course; for Postgraduate Researchers. No more…

Business Idea Pitching competition – Enterprise Futures Conference 2014

At the Enterprise Futures Conference this year (held at Museum of Science and Industry, Castlefield, Manchester on 29 May 2014) there will be an opportunity for students and staff to pitch their business idea to a panel of judges for a selection of prizes – an ideal opportunity to kick start your business.

You will more…

LET’S HAVE MORE ENTERPRISING SCIENTISTS!

Be it starting your own company, or as part of a team in an established business, there is a real kick in seeing an idea, maybe your own idea, through to a product that people want. Where do you start? What do you need to know ? What does being ‘commercial’ really mean? What does it more…

Bookings Now Open for the Manchester Enterprise School 2014!

The Manchester Enterprise School is a four day residential enterprise school managed by the University of Manchester and will be taking place this year at the Low Wood Bay Hotel, Ambleside, Lake District, from Monday 7 to Thursday 10 July 2014 for 30 postgraduate and postdoctoral researchers.

The Enterprise School aims to increase the employability of more…