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Kick Start Accelerator - Summer School

Are you a student with an innovative idea for a business, enterprise or not-for-profit? Then, the Queen’s University Kick-Start Accelerator could be for you.  The Kick Start Accelerator Programme is a course designed to support all students to grow business ideas and test the viability of turning them into an enterprise.

This course is for anyone with a business idea.

At the end of the course, you will feel more confident in your entrepreneurial ability and have developed the skills, tools and networks you need to grow a venture. 

Content of Course:

  • Day 1: Inspiration from successful Entrepreneurs & starting your Business Model Canvas
  • Day 2 & 3: Various pick and choose sessions designed for your specific needs.
  • Day 4: Pitch Practice & Financing your venture
  • Day 5: Opportunity to pitch to industry experts, funders & investors.

Alongside the programme, you will receive 1-1 mentoring support and we have a Make It Happen Fund which you will be eligible to apply for prototyping and proof of concept funding.  

Please contact pg.skills@qub.ac.uk with any questions.

Download your application HERE

Applications are now closed.

Kick Start is facilitated in partnership with The Graduate School and Enterprise SU