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InQUBEate provides seed funding, mentoring and training to help students and graduates to test and develop entrepreneurial ideas

The programme currently runs twice a year for 8 weeks (October – December and January – March). Participants have weekly group and 1-1 mentoring workshops, supplemented by training sessions covering all aspects of running a successful start-up business, including marketing, pitching, and business planning. 

How to Apply

If you need funding to help you to develop your business ideas you can apply to InQUBEate via one of three routes: Try It, Grow It and Build It. See our 'funding' page for more information.

The 2017/18 academic year cohorts are as follows:

Semester 1: Weekly from 17th October - 5th December 2017 on Tuesday evenings.
Application deadline: 1st October 2017 via Try It/Grow It route. 

Semester 2: Weekly from 30th January - 20th March 20178on Tuesday evenings.
Application deadline: 10th December 2017 via Try It/ Grow It/ Build It route. 

Don’t need funding, but still want to take part?

If you'd like to participate in InQUBEate to develop an idea but don't want to apply for funding, please email with an outline of your business idea and your motivations for joining the programme by 1st October 2017 for the Semester 1 programme, and 2nd January 2018 for Semester 2.

Click here to find out more about some of our InQUBEate alumni.

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