Student & Graduate Enterprise

Student & Graduate Enterprise

  • Develop a new skill
  • Explore opportunities
  • Launch a new venture

Develop a new skill

Learn by doing. Attend an enterprise workshop or get involved in an experiential learning programme. Access the skills and knowledge you need to start your own business or secure your dream job.

Explore ideas and opportunities

Test new ideas and innovations by taking part in an entrepreneurship programme. Socialise and connect with other entrepreneurial students or enter a competition to unlock your potential with prizes.

Launch a new venture

Develop your business idea with support from industry advisors and alumni mentors. Access critical resources and funding to help kickstart your new venture and achieve your goals.

Speak to a business advisor

It all starts with a chat. Book a call with an advisor and find out what support is available for your needs.

Self-Employed, Retail or Lifestyle Business

You intend to primarily serve a local or regional market. (e.g. retail, hospitality, freelancers and service providers)

Book an appointment Self-Employed, Retail or Lifestyle

New Product Development, Tech or Software Startup

Ideas built on a scalable innovation or a technical solution. (e.g. new hardware, software, or Intellectual Property).

Book an appointment Product Development, Tech or Software Startup

FREE ENI Plus Membership

Eniplus is a platform that provides essential services, resources, advice, learning, benefits, and substantial cost savings to micro, small and self-employed businesses in Northern Ireland.

Use code: UUSTUDENT (and your student email) to claim.

Sign up to ENI Plus

My New Business

There’s a lot to think about before you take steps to start your business. Find out what other people have done, get help to develop a plan of action, research your market and find tools to refine your idea.

Visit My New Business

Still have questions? Get in touch

Chris Shannon

Student Enterprise & Entrepreneurship Manager