Access a huge range of free support and software development tools from the Microsoft BizSpark community
Gain free software support and visibility within the BizSpark community as you grow your business.
Microsoft BizSpark is an innovative programme that supports the next generation of high-potential start-ups by providing access to entrepreneurial and technology resources from Microsoft’s global community.
Microsoft has a reputation for being ahead of the curve when it comes to technology innovation. BizSpark gives entrepreneurs unbeatable access to its latest full-featured development tools, support and training to build apps and scale their businesses.
If you’re an entrepreneur wanting to accelerate your business, you can gain access to 900+ current, full-featured software development tools, platform technologies and server products to build software applications. To enrol, you must be sponsored by a BizSpark Network partner. If you have a connection with UCL or would like to collaborate with UCL, you can register with UCL Advances as your Network Partner.
When you enrol, you’ll also become part of the global BizSpark ecosystem. This will give you great access to investors, advisors and valuable offers that will help you run your business, find talent and obtain financing.
Eligible start-ups must be:
- Privately held
- In business for less than five years
- Bringing in less than US$1 million in annual revenue
- Actively engaged in development of a software-based product or service that will form a core part of current or intended business