For students

Events calendar for students

This feed shows a list of upcoming events open to Students.

To see other events, please visit events.irm.ed.ac.uk

Grant Writing Workshop

Thursday, 08/12/2022 17:00 - 19:00

Knowing how to write for your business is crucial to your success. In this workshop, we will cover how to write successfully for your startup and give you a chance to make progress on a grant application or your business plan.

Winter Founders Fair 2022

Friday, 09/12/2022 10:00 - 17:00

Craft fair with stalls selling bespoke products by entrepreneurial students and recent graduates from the University of Edinburgh. We welcome people from every school of the university, paying special attention to freelancers and creatives.

Come find out who the winners of our first ever Easter Bush Business Ideas Competition are!!

Find your Startup Idea - January 2023

Tuesday, 17/01/2023 17:00 - 19:00

Are you interested in starting your own business, but don't yet have a startup idea? Join us for our successful, electrifying and inspiring Find Your Startup Idea Workshop!

Find Your Sustainable Business Idea - January 2023

Wednesday, 18/01/2023 17:00 - 19:00

Are you interested in starting your own business focused on sustainability, but don't yet have a startup idea? Join us for our exciting and electrifying 'Find Your Sustainable Startup Idea Workshop'

Laboratory Sustainability Training January 2023

Thursday, 19/01/2023 10:30 - 12:00

This 90 minute session provides an overview of sustainability at the University of Edinburgh, and how it translates into the lab.

PhD Max - Pre-Accelerator Programme

Thursday, 19/01/2023 17:00 - 19:00

Hey! Are you a PhD Student at the very early stages of entrepreneurship? It's time to take your specialised knowledge and interests and push the frontiers of your individual subject areas in a 6 exciting sessions!

Lunch and Learn - Tax

Monday, 23/01/2023 00:00 - 00:00

These practical community-led sessions empower you to collectively tackle complicated but essential tasks such as “Dealing with HMRC” and “Startup Financials” with other founders.

Employability Series

Wednesday, 25/01/2023 00:00 - 00:00

Business Ideas Competition - January 2022

Tuesday, 31/01/2023 00:00 - 00:00

Do you have an idea for a business, social enterprise, charity, or freelancing proposition? Tell us all about it and you could win a share of £500 to work on your idea. DEADLINE: 17th JAN 2023

Sustainable Business Idea Competition – January 2023

Tuesday, 31/01/2023 00:00 - 23:45

Do you have an idea for a sustainable business? Choose from 4 different climate challenges, tell us all about your solution, and you could win £1000 to work on your idea this February!! DEADLINE: 31st JAN 2023

Winners will be announced for the Sustainable Business Ideas Competition that ran from November to January. Let the drum roll begin :)

Winners will be announced for the Business Ideas Competition that ran through January. Let the drum roll begin :)

100 Second Pitch 2023

Monday, 27/03/2023 00:00 - 00:00