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 ...

  • Enterprise Boot Camp Learn the basics of modern business in a free boot camp from UCL Advances.

  • Global Citizenship Programme – Enterprise Strand Intensive two-week full-time challenge for UCL undergraduate students looking to learn about social enterprise.

  • Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses programme Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is a fully-funded training and support programme to help small, established businesses and social ...

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

  • 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.

  • London Entrepreneurs' Challenge The London Entrepreneurs’ Challenge is a workshop programme and business plan competition that helps young entrepreneurs develop their businesses. 

  • 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.

  • Small Business Charter: Growth Vouchers Programme Grow your business through expert advice, find and pay for it with the Small Business Charter Growth Vouchers Programme.

  • Summer Programme This comprehensive programme will give you the chance to develop entrepreneurial expertise, gain work experience and learn useful transferable skills.

  • Summer Programme 2014 This comprehensive programme will give you the chance to develop entrepreneurial expertise, gain work experience and learn useful transferable skills.

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

  • UCL DECIDE for UCL Staff and Students Connecting UCL to London’s thriving startup scene and supporting the university’s digital developments.