Summer Programme

A comprehensive series of programmes that will give you the chance to develop entrepreneurial expertise, gain work experience and learn useful transferable skills.

Want to take your idea to the next level?
Want to learn key business-related skills?
Want to gain experience in the workplace?

UCL Advances summer programmes are an opportunity to make the most of your summer and boost your employability whilst building up your skills and knowledge base. Depending on your interest there is a choice of 3 streams:

Learn – Practical Projects and Placements (TBC)

Roll up your sleeves and get your hands on some practical work with entrepreneurs and businesses this summer. Learn on the go, add great skills to your CV and make connections with other like-minded people.

Start – Advances’ Idea Accelerator

This 8-week accelerator gives you the chance to either take a business idea forward or to join an entrepreneurial team to develop a business idea together. Through workshops, assessment and mentoring this programme will equip you with the skills you need to achieve your business ambitions.
Find out more about the Advances’ Idea Accelerator

Grow – Summer Skills Seminars (TBC)

Specifically designed for UCL members and entrepreneurs, this comprehensive pool of workshops provide the chance to gain useful transferable skills and enhance on your business and entrepreneurial knowledge through targeted short courses.

Who can Attend?

UCL Students
UCL Alumni*
UCL Staff
*who are within 12 months of graduation