Connecting with likeminded people

Successful businesses are built on relationships. At UCL Advances we can match you up with the people who can share and contribute to your business vision.

Connecting with likeminded people

Our programmes

  • 3Cs Community 3cs is a dynamic community that provides support, networking and advice to entrepreneurs, whatever stage you’re at with your ...

  • Career Development Programme for PhD Researchers A series of programmes dedicated to boosting the professional development of UCL’s PhD researchers.

  • China UK Challenge A Challenge that encourages joint business ventures between China and the UK, giving entrepreneurs unique cross-country opportunities.

  • Citrus Saturday Citrus Saturday gives young people the chance to learn about entrepreneurship by running their own business with support from student ...

  • CleanTech Challenge The CleanTech challenge is a global competition for innovative clean technology business ideas.

  • Communicating Science to Business Communicating Science to Business is a three-part mini-course that gives you the skills and knowledge you need to convey your ...

  • Consulting Skills A full-time one-week programme designed to equip participants with the skills required to engage and collaborate with businesses as a ...

  • Enterprise Bootcamp Learn the basics of modern business in a free bootcamp from UCL Advances.

  • Global Citizenship Programme – Enterprise Strand Intensive two-week full-time challenge for UCL undergraduate and postgraduate taught students looking to learn about socially responsible enterprises.

  • Growth Builder A business growth programme designed by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs and powered by public and private partnerships.

  • Hatchery The UCL Advances Hatchery is a free office space in Central London available for student start-ups.

  • Hubbub Hubbub is a crowdfunding platform for students and alumni to make their projects and businesses happen.

  • IDEALondon A groundbreaking innovation incubator from UCL Advances, Cisco and DC Thomson, supporting the growth of Tech City’s most exciting ...

  • INTER-CEP A valuable new database that documents enterprise policy and intervention
    initiatives.

  • INTER-CEP Symposium Series A half-day series dedicated to dismantling entrepreneurship policy fashions, trends and buzzwords.

  • Leadership Skills A 4-week half-day programme that exposes participants to the challenges of leading within business and academia

  • London Entrepreneurship Online London Entrepreneurship Online is a free entrepreneurship education video resource from UCL that supports entrepreneurship teaching and training.

  • Open Coffee The OpenCoffee Club was started to encourage entrepreneurs, developers and investors to organise real-world informal meet-ups to chat, network and ...

  • Short Courses for Entrepreneurs Continuing Professional Development (CPD) training in key business areas in a dynamic, engaging learning environment.

  • Summer Programme A comprehensive series of programmes that will give you the chance to develop entrepreneurial expertise, gain work experience and learn ...

  • UCL Advances Vouchers A collection of vouchers and offers from the businesses that have engaged with UCL Advances.

  • UCREATE Design, make and sell your innovative products in a weekend of entrepreneurial brainstorming for creatives and entrepreneurs.