Connecting companies with students

With access to UCL’s student population of nearly 29,000, representing 150 countries, UCL Advances can source the expertise that you need to take your business forward.

Connecting companies with students

Our programmes

  • Digital Business Labs for Business Helping you validate your business, with services to accelerate the journey from idea to market launch.

  • Digital Business Labs for UCL Staff and Students Connecting UCL to London’s thriving startup scene and supporting the university’s digital developments.

  • Entrepreneurship Guest Lectures A diverse programme of guest lectures from leading entrepreneurs and investors.

  • Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs A cross-border exchange programme which gives new or aspiring entrepreneurs the chance to learn from experienced entrepreneurs who run small ...

  • Hubbub Hubbub is a crowdfunding platform for students and alumni to make their projects and businesses happen.

  • Open Coffee The OpenCoffee Club was started to encourage entrepreneurs, developers and investors to organise real-world informal meet-ups to chat, network and ...

  • OpenSME A bridge between SMEs and universities, helping them productively collaborate for commercial and societal benefit. 

  • Student Consultants for Business Short-term consultancy projects delivered for SMEs by some of London’s brightest students.

  • Summer Internship Programme for Businesses 2016 A summer internship programme that gives London-based SMEs access to UCL students and graduates.

  • UCL Advances Vouchers A collection of vouchers and offers from the businesses that have engaged with UCL Advances.

  • UCL Angels Connecting London’s best student-led start-ups with investors and seed capital.