The Inter-University Bootcamp - June 2024

Bringing together students and graduates from universities across the UK who are serious about growing businesses!

Now in its fourth year, the Inter-University Bootcamp 2024 will bring together students and graduates from universities across the UK to share experiences and work on developing their business ideas in a challenging and supportive environment.

This EPIC 4-week virtual Inter-University Start-Up Bootcamp will be made up of 4 engaging, interactive and (fun!) practical sessions, designed to help students and graduates super-charge progress on an existing or pre-start business idea.

"The advice is phenomenal! You can ask any question you want, and no question is a stupid question. It was a fantastic Bootcamp and you should definitely sign up for next year!"

– Emma Hughes, founder of Freedom in Waves

(Ulster University Grad).

So, What is the Inter-University Bootcamp?

"So many stories have been told throughout the bootcamp that I will remember forever. This Bootcamp for me has been really life changing!"

– Naomi Conway, Founder of Footsteps Theatre

(The Sheffield College Student).

Highlights from Inter-University Bootcamp 2023!

What Will Be Covered in the 4 Sessions?

  • Week #1: UNderstanding Yourself –  having the right mindset is critical. It’s also essential to focus on your own goals and habits. Adaptability, resilience, and resourcefulness are key areas to master.
  • Week #2: UNderstanding Customers A business without customers is not a business. We’ll explore how to identify what problem you are solving, and for whom. In this session, we will also on practical marketing and sales skills.
  • Week #3: UNderstanding Business – We’ll cover the different types of company structure, from “sole traders” and “limited companies” to “social enterprises”. Money will be one of the core drivers of your success, so we’ll look at the different sources of money from idea stage to scale-up. 
  • Week #4: Panel Session: Hear from other UNpreneurs! – You’ll have the opportunity to hear from other student and graduate UNpreneurs in this special panel session! What they wish they knew when they were starting out, how they overcame challenges, and what their biggest lessons were. All will be revealed in this candid final session – you won’t want to miss it!