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The Centre of Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Studies hosted a group mentoring session with SPARK in order to connect our aspiring student entrepreneurs with our amazing ambassador community.  Students were able to talk to our ambassadors and were asked to prepare questions to ask regarding a business idea they had in...

Our fourth annual ‘Networking & Nibbles’ evening was held at the offices of Calls9 in Leeds City Centre and hosted by Dr Stephen King. Pete Mills, the director of Calls9 is a former graduate of the University of Leeds and is now the Director of Digital Studio Calls9, which works...

Dream big. Have ideas and ambitions which inspire you to get started. But start small and build up momentum as you go along. On Tuesday 30 October 2018, the first speaker event of the academic year took place. Dr Richard Tunstall chaired a panel discussion on entrepreneurial start-up journeys. This...

Are you currently facing any business issues with your social enterprise? Would you like external advice?   If so, the Centre for Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Studies at the University of Leeds would like to hear from you! We are inviting applications from social enterprises who would like the opportunity to...

I was so impressed by all the ideas and the confidence of the pitches and supporting information. MSc Enterprise & Entrepreneurship students kicked off the academic year with a Dragons’ Den style challenge. Following their induction, they were split into five teams to come up with a new venture idea...

CEES celebrated the graduation of With Enterprise class of 2018 with graduation ceremonies for Biotechnology with Enterprise, BSc Biology with Enterprise and BA Music with Enterprise to celebrate the achievements of our first graduates alongside faculty from the Faculty of Biological Sciences and the School of Music. Graduates from the...

The Centre for Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Studies (CEES) offers a vibrant location for PhD students. Our staff have significant experience of PhD supervision, offering guidance and insight throughout the process. Training is provided through the Business School along with opportunities for further development throughout the University.

“On a sunny Friday afternoon in early May our MSc Enterprise students enjoyed their last taught class of the programme.    It’s been a very busy year for the full-timers (and two years for the part-timers) and it only seems like yesterday when they all arrived for Induction; new to Leeds,...

Do you have a business idea? Do you want to start your own business? You can apply for the University of Leeds Business Plan Competition 2018