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Team of enterprising scientists wanted to represent the University of Manchester at Engineering YES 2016

A team of postgraduate researchers from any discipline who are interested in the commercialisation of research is being sought to enter the EngineeringYES (Young Entrepreneur Scheme) competition in 2016.

EngineeringYES is designed to provide a residential training experience in a competitive environment for those interested in commercialising research. You do not need to have an idea more…

RAEng – £50,000 fellowship prize for entrepreneurial graduates

The Royal Academy of Engineering are pleased to announce a £50,000 prize available for entrepreneurial graduates able to demonstrate an aptitude for innovation and creativity in engineering.

The RAEng 1851 Royal Commission Enterprise Fellowships are for individuals demonstrating an aptitude for innovation and creativity in engineering. The Fellowship will focus on developing their skills, through training more…

Engineering YES! Taster Session – 21 January 2016

Find out what Engineering YES is all about by coming to the University of Manchester on Thursday 21 January,  from 11am to 2pm

Engineering YES (Young Entrepreneurs Scheme) is 3-day residential training programme for researchers that develops enterprise skills and introduces participants to what is involved in setting up a technology start-up. If you are a more…

Venture Out 2015 Finale

Great Hall, Sackville Street from 4.30pm on Thursday 3 December 2015

Venture Out is the University of Manchester’s student ideas competition which is run and organised by the Manchester Enterprise Centre and is open to all current undergraduate, postgraduate and research students across the university.

This year there are four competition categories, business, social, digital, and research, more…

Student ideas competition, Venture Out, is now open for entries

Students are invited to enter this year’s Venture Out competition, run by Manchester Enterprise Centre.

The ideas competition is open to all current undergraduate, postgraduate and research students across the University and entry can be as an individual or a team of up to six members.

The competition is simply looking for brilliant ideas – it could more…

Science meets Commercialisation – EPS Lunchtime Seminar

Looking for an opportunity to start your own business venture ? To spot commercial opportunities arising from your research ? Or to learn more about the commercialisation of science ?

Join us in the second event of this great seminar series. Hear from three entrepreneurs – Chris Taylor the Associate Vice President of Research and Director of Imorphics, more…

Postgraduate Researchers – Book your place at the Seventh Annual Manchester Enterprise School!

The Manchester Enterprise School is a four day residential enterprise school managed by Manchester Enterprise Centre and will be taking place this year at the Old England Hotel, Bowness, in the Lake District, from Monday 6 – Thursday 9 July 2015 for 40 postgraduate and postdoctoral researchers.

The Enterprise School aims to increase the employability of PhD more…

University of Manchester’s EngineeringYES team make it through to the Grand Final

The University of Manchester team comprising of EPS postgrads Charles Veys, Christopher Storer, Josh Kliment, Ben Owen, Zachary Coldrick and Omar Costilla Reyes are through to the EngineeringYES (Young Entrepreneur Scheme) National Finals after surviving a competitive regional heat in Birmingham last week where they pitched their business idea based on their research to a more…

Keynote Speakers announced for Enterprise Futures 2015!

Keynote speakers have now been announced for Enterprise Futures – Lisa Tse, MBE, founder of Sweet Mandarin and Tom Bloxham, MBE, founder of Urban Splash.

Lisa, an MMU graduate who has featured on TV with Gordon Ramsey, has won many awards for her Manchester based restaurant and cooking sauces as well as writing a best more…

Business Idea Pitching competition at the Enterprise Futures Conference 2015 – Your chance to kick start your business!

At the Enterprise Futures Conference this year (held at Museum of Science and Industry, Castlefield, Manchester on Tuesday 12 May 2015) there will be an opportunity for students and staff to pitch their business or social enterprise idea to a panel of judges for a selection of prizes – £100, £50 and £25 Amazon Vouchers, more…