Business Skills and Development

Business Skills & Development

There are several ways we can help you develop your business and enterprising skills. Here are just a few;

Drop in Clinics for advise on IP/ Buisness/ Tier1 Visas - Every Thursday from 2pm - 4pm at The Enterprise Hub.

Or contact Marina Pickles -

Join a Societies

Joining a society can been an enterprising experience where you use can use business skills to run and help build it's members. From applying for sponsorship to running events, these ideas and skills give you a taste of running a business.
There are over 100 societies to choose from, here are a few you might be interested in;
TEDx Loughborough
Think Tank
Entrepreneurial Minds
LSU Finance
Loughborough Consultling
Trading Society

We run a number of competitions throughout the year to inspire you to get involved in enterprise and develop your skills. Below are just a few examples, contact the Enterprise Hub to find out how to get involved! 

The Loughborough Apprentice
Run in semester one, teams battle it out through a series of challenges to reach the final boardroom challenge and be awarded the honour of being The Loughborough Universities Apprentice! 
The Loughborough College Apprentice 
Loughbrorough college students battle it out by pitching their business idea to the boardroom before taking their business to market. Only one team can win! 
Think Big 
Run by the University Enterprise Office, the Think Big business idea competition can help you turn your excellent idea into a great business whether you're just starting out, already trading or just dreaming big. With BIG cash prizes and free advice from business experts, there's no better time to THINK BIG!

Wednesday Workshop series 

Do you have a business idea?

Every Wednesday during term time you can attend a workshop run by the University to help you develop your business. With workshops on marketing, finance and much more, you can learn from business experts how to run a successful business. 

Follow the link below for more information;


The Studio

Are you a recent Loughborough graduate or going to graduate this year, and have your own business? The Studio provides access to the resources, expertise and knowledge to help Loughborough graduates to develop sustainable businesses. 
For more information visit the Studio website