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EnterpriseTECH is an extra-curricular programme with lectures, workshops, supervisions and a team project that investigates the commercialisation potential of an early-stage or emerging technology.

We are accepting applications for 2020/21 EnterpriseTECH (PG I and PG II) as well as project proposals from inventors.

EnterpriseTECH STAR is a follow-on programme for selected graduates of EnterpriseTECH who are keen to develop their own business ventures. Applications open in March 2021 for our September 2021 cohort.

Programme overview

EnterpriseTECH is a real-world learning experience with a lecture series, workshops and a project. It provides an intellectual and practical foundation in entrepreneurship using a learning-by-doing approach.

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EnterpriseTECH PG

Designed for postgraduate students, postdocs and similarly experienced industry professionals. This extracurricular intensive programme offers a foundation in entrepreneurship with practical application to a commercialisation project.

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EnterpriseTECH UG

A Lent Term borrowed paper for participating departments at the University of Cambridge. In addition to teamwork, it is a great experience to polish employability and business skills.

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EnterpriseTECH STAR

An intense 180 hours, 10 weeks, 20 people. For motivated individuals still finishing PhDs or other research, en route to becoming next generation founders of exciting new companies.

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Inventors: submit a project proposal

Are you an inventor with a novel technology in the early stages of development? Discover the commercial potential of your product and pathways out of the lab or off the bench.

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Become a supervisor

Supervising a team with entrepreneurial aspirations is an opportunity to expand your coaching skills around early-phase innovation development and engage with the programme network.

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Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis and places are offered in advance of the published deadlines.

EnterpriseTECH Postgraduate

PG I runs 2 December-5 March. Applications closed.

PG II runs 17 February-7 May. Applications closed.

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EnterpriseTECH STAR

180 hours, 10 weeks, 20 people. Applications open 8 March and close on 14 May 2021.

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The EnterpriseTECH STAR experience

We interviewed EnterpriseTECH STAR participants to get their views on what it means for them and how it benefits those who attend.

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Submit a project proposal

We are inviting project proposals for 2021.

Project proposal form

Next deadline: 15 July 2021

Send the project proposal form to [email protected].

Become a supervisor

Please fill out our online form if you’d like to get involved in supervising our EnterpriseTECH students.

Apply to become a supervisor

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+44 (0)1223 765501

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