Innovation & Enterprise


Support for staff and students

Whether you're a staff member, a student or UCL alumni, we can support you in lots of different ways.

We're here to help people across the university transform their knowledge and ideas into action. From our laboratories to our libraries, we can help put brilliant new ideas and discoveries to work in the real world.

Get skills and training

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If you’re looking to start or grow a business, or brush up your skills as part of your career development, our range of workshops and competitions are a great way for you to take the next step.

Access funding

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Find out what types of funding are available to UCL staff and students, how to apply for funding, and who to contact for advice.

Start a business

UCL entrepreneurs

Essential support to current students, graduates, professional services and research staff looking to found or join innovative companies around the world.

Develop partnerships

Develop partnerships

Develop long-term and successful alliances with companies through tailored, high-value research partnerships.

Commercialise your expertise

Deborah Gill, Director UCL Medical School

Find out what help is available to UCL staff who want to protect and commercialise the results of their research (e.g. through external consultancy work, protecting or licensing intellectual property or creating spin-out businesses).

Develop short courses and CPD

UCL lecturer

Get advice, support and practical help on developing and promoting short courses and continuing professional development (CPD).