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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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UCL - Producing the UK's brightest self-employed graduates

31 October 2011

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UCL has many claims to be one of the UK's leading universities for entrepreneurship. It has the highest proportion of self-employed graduates in the UK, offers arguably the widest range of support services for graduates starting businesses and is part of the University of London, which has produced more millionaires than any other UK institution.

For those that chose to pursue more conventional business routes, the value of the skills still appears to hold. In a recent survey of global business leaders preferences for recruitment UCL was placed twelfth in the world.