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We have been honoured to work with talented student entrepreneurs from many backgrounds and academic disciplines.

Mekila Ngwambe - Sunsave Solutions

Sunsave Solutions with Startup Summer Accelerator logo
Sunsave Solutions - aiming to provide low-income households with electricity. Hear from Mekila in our 2023 Startup Summer Accelerator.

Lizzie Smith - Gradatim

Gradatim - Lizzie Smith
Gradatim simplifies complex health conditions and medical procedures for young children. Hear from Lizzie in our 2023 Startup Summer Accelerator.

David Bourne - SimPat

SimPat - David Bourne
SimPat - an AI simulated patient platform for medical students. Hear from David in our 2023 Startup Summer Accelerator.

Izzy Vogel

Izzy Vogel
We catch-up with third year, History of Art student Izzy Vogel and discuss Izzy’s interests and the freelance support on offer at the University of Edinburgh.

Yaldi Games

Immersive games that combine adventure, education and sustainability


Ishani Malhotra
Carcinotech is an innovative MedTech company specialising in manufacturing 3D printed tumours

Danu Robotics

Xiaoyan Ma, Danu Robotics
A robotic system for recycling and waste management industry


A UK biotech startup company passionate about independent living. has developed a new way to sort waste automatically.

Aayush Goyal & Karis Gill - Social Stories Club

Edinburgh Innovation's clients Aayush and Karis
Social Stories Club is all about making ethical products more accessible