8 Apr 2022

Enterprise Challenge 21/22 Semester 2 Final

‌ The Centre for Entrepreneurship’s Enterprise Challenge programme for Semester 2 21/22 came to a close with the Final on Thursday, March 24. The final gave participants a chance to put everything they had learned into practice by pitching their business ideas to our panel of judges and a live audience.  Enterprise Challenge is a programme that runs over 8 weeks with each week providing insights into a new fundamental area of entrepreneurship through workshops with industry experts and a host of wonderful speakers who are always happy to engage with participants and help them on their journ...

Enterprise Challenge 21/22 Semester 2 Final

28 Jan 2022

The Venture Experience - Bridging the Gap Academy

‌‌ V‌enture 2021 saw Bridging the Gap Academy finish runners-up in the School of Medicine Student/Recent Graduate Award and they walked away with £1,500 to go towards their business. Their idea proposed to develop pre-recorded courses in Medicine aimed at undergraduate and postgraduate students. One year on, we caught up with Abigail Johnston and Mostafa Khalil to see how their time through the Venture competition has impacted where they are now with their business.   Having competed in the Venture competition, what are your overall opinions of it?   We competed in th...

The Venture Experience - Bridging the Gap Academy

17 Jan 2022

Venture 2022 - £43,000 Business Idea Competition - What are you waiting for? APPLY NOW!

At the end of February every year, at the culmination of our Entrepreneurship Week, individuals and groups drawn from University of Dundee students, staff and recent graduates have the chance to win funding that could kick-start their business idea.   The Venture competition is your opportunity to pitch your idea to our panel of expert judges with decades of experience between them in their various industries. You don't need to be a business expert yourself to apply, all you need is a business idea that you want to pursue. The Centre for Entrepreneurship on the University of Dundee campus can offer s...

Venture 2022 - £43,000 Business Idea Competition - What are you waiting for? APPLY NOW!

6 Dec 2021

Enterprise Challenge 21/22 Semester 1 Final

The Centre for Entrepreneurship’s Enterprise Challenge programme for Semester 1 21/22 came to a close with the Final being conducted virtually on the 24th of November. Seven workshops were conducted by external speakers and some of the Centre’s own team virtually over the course of 8 weeks. The Final took a familiar format where a private judging session earlier in the day allowed judges to review the previously submitted 3-minute pitch videos and the accompanying business proposal forms ahead of the Live Final. Over 60 attendees tuned in to watch 10 teams pitch their business ideas to ou...

Enterprise Challenge 21/22 Semester 1  Final

31 Mar 2021

Enterprise Challenge Semester 2 20/21 Final

The Centre for Entrepreneurship’s Enterprise Challenge programme running twice every academic year took place virtually for the second time. Seven workshops conducted by external speakers and some of the Centre’s team over Microsoft Teams. The final took the same format as Semester 1, we had a private judging session where judges reviewed the previously submitted 3-min pitch videos and their business proposal forms ahead of the live event. With over 100 attendees signing on to watch the 9 teams pitch their ideas to a panel of expert judges. Cat Ward - Accelerator Manager at Elevator, Ian ...

Enterprise Challenge Semester 2 20/21 Final