UCL has been hailed as a “shining example” for supporting student entrepreneurs by the Guardian in an article about whether universities are doing enough to help students start new businesses.
Ten tips for enterprising doctoral students
22 July 2011
By Stephen Caddick Vice-Provost (Enterprise) at UCL
It is sometimes assumed that students carrying out research have their career mapped out for them as academics or in a corporate or public research institute.
Although there is recognition that skills developed during a PhD can be useful in a non-research career, it is important that PhD students recognize that the skills learned in doctoral research can be particularly useful for a career as an entrepreneur.
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