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Student entrepreneur support

Edinburgh Innovations runs a free service for our student entrepreneurs. We provide start-up advice and a business support service for University of Edinburgh students who want to turn their business ideas into a reality.

Aspiring student entrepreneurs work with us to develop their ideas and finance their plans, creating the potential to start up their own company. We offer a range of entrepreneurship support services, including:

  • Online toolkit of enterprise resources
  • One to one appointments with a business advisor
  • Workshops
  • Competitions
  • Hot desks
  • Mentoring by a professional in your field
  • Access to University of Edinburgh labs and facilities
  • Patent support and funding
  • Free legal and accountancy advice

Edinburgh Innovations' enterprise service for students

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