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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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Are these Britain's best new business ideas?

30 September 2013

Turning used coffee grounds into fuel, airmiles for cyclists and toys for children suffering from depression were at the forefront of Britain's biggest business idea competition.

Bio Bean

A firm which turns coffee beans into fuel has won a coveted small business competition.

London-based start-up Bio-Beans beat off nearly 50 other early stage businesses to win the annual The Pitch Live event on Wednesday.

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Bio-Bean, a UCL student business, won a 2013 UCL Bright Ideas Award. Watch Bio-Bean's video

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