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.
Universities - Open for Business Together
8 June 2012
By Stephen Caddick Vice-Provost (Enterprise) at UCL
At a time of economic and financial crisis, we should expect our universities to carefully consider what they can do to make the UK a more compelling place to carry out business.
This is not an abstract
notion: universities up and down the land are taking on the challenge to
open them up to the outside world and to ensure the UK is the number
one destination for business and industry. Although great progress has
been made there is yet more to do if we are to make best use of our
world class university sector.
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