Entrepreneurial resources

Whether you are interested in commercialising an idea either in industry or by starting your own business, there are many initiatives both inside and external to the University to support you achieve your aspirations, including a number Entrepreneurial networking groups, programmes and awards here in Scotland.

Entrepreneurial resources

At the University of Edinburgh

  • Edinburgh Innovations (EI) - innovation management service for the University of Edinburgh
  • EI Spinout Support Guide - guide to the considerations that need to be given when establishing a new company, from basic planning and intellectual property considerations to company structure, governance and documentation

In Scotland

Outside Scotland

Entrepreneurial Events

At the University of Edinburgh

Edinburgh University Business School is involved in this Entrepreneurial Event:

Outside the University of Edinburgh

Entrepreneurial Networking groups

Entrepreneurial networking groups provide an opportunity to discuss your idea with seasoned entrepreneurs from a whole variety of backgrounds - invaluable when defining your business plan.  You may also find you meet people through the network that can help you build your business either through investment or expertise you do not have.

Entrepreneurial Scotland