For students

Welcome to Edinburgh Innovations' enterprise service for students

Start your entrepreneurial journey with us. We support you from the beginning, with or without an idea. We encourage that first innovative spark and help you sustain it. 

You don’t need to be studying business or have prior knowledge to take the first step. Our services are open students and alumni from all schools, at all levels of study.

We offer advice, funding and support at every stage of your entrepreneurial journey. Our expert team can help you take your business or social enterprise from a raw idea right through to launch and beyond. 

We help inspire, launch and grow student startup businesses and social ventures. 

Practical advice for freelancers workshop

If you think you might look at freelancing now or in the future, join us on 10 November, 1pm-2.30pm to go over some of the practical considerations.

students and business leaders at a networking event

Enhance your business skills and grow your business network with our range of events.

Numbuko student enterprise

We will help you with funding support at every stage, from test to launch and raising investment.

Student Enterprise Toolkit

Explore key online resources to kickstart your business idea that you can access at any time, from anywhere. 

student with a business adviser

Use our online system to request a meeting and get your business idea moving.

social enterprise students

Our team manages the University's endorsement of international students and business partners applying for the UK Startup Visa and Innovator Visa. 

Find co-founders and team members for your startups. Discover opportunities to join startups. Connect and chat with your fellow entrepreneurs.

Startup Gallery

Read case studies and watch videos of our inspiring past and present student success stories.

Student Enterprise Hub

We have a brand new Student Enterprise Hub dedicated to all things entrepreneurial.

Our location

 

Sign up for regular updates.