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UCL shortlisted for the Times Higher Education Entrepreneurial University of the Year Award

UCL has been shortlisted for the Times Higher Education Entrepreneurial University of the Year Award.

The Award, which is sponsored by the National Centre for Entrepreneurship Education, seeks to recognise an institution which has developed an unparalleled environment for fostering enterprise throughout its staff and students and delivered significant impact in its local community, across the UK and overseas.

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10,000 Small Businesses briefing session, IDEALondon, 9 September, 12.30pm

Publication date: Aug 5, 2014 8:45:01 AM

Start: Sep 9, 2014 12:30:00 PM
End: Sep 9, 2014 2:00:00 PM

Location: IDEALondon, 69 Wilson St, EC2A 2BB

UCL are opening applications for the successful Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses programme which may be well suited to any businesses in your network. 

10,000 Small Businesses

It’s a fantastic, fully-funded, opportunity for small businesses in and around London that are looking to grow and expand. The core of the programme is a high quality, practically-focused, business and management education, delivered over twelve sessions. The bespoke curriculum focuses on practical skills, tools and support to develop a customised growth plan to take each business to the next level.

Briefing sessions

Each briefing session includes an overview of the programme, how it benefits participants, the application process and experiences from some of those that have completed it.

Register for this briefing session

The format of the briefing sessions

  • 45 min presentation outlining the programme and what it can offer your business
  • Question time
  • Option to stay and chat with the team and network with other businesses

Benefits of attending a briefing session

  • You will hear from past participants about their experiences and why the programme helped them
  • There are plenty of opportunities to ask questions and discuss how your business could benefit
  • Following the informal presentation there will be a light lunch which creates an excellent opportunity for networking
  • Introduce yourself to some of the key people from UCL and Goldman Sachs who will be delivering the programme

Application workshops

Capital Enterprise will also be holding two workshops to provide a little guidance and practical support with completing the on-line application form. These will be held on 21 August and 11 September - places are limited.

Register for this briefing session